Flattery: Sold!

Challenge #44 in the Ways of Seeing series. Hosted by jezsik.
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After taking this picture I asked a friend of mine who is a wedding photographer if he would print it on metallic paper. After a week or so he said the photo lab would like to use it for their advertising the metal paper and asked if I would sell them the rights and sign a release, so I did for a dollar and the 20 x 30 print they gave me for free. I will keep my day job though I do love to take pictures every free moment!
Submitted: Saturday, 29th May, 2010 15:29 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 6th November, 2009
Focal length: 24 mm
Shutter speed: 13/10 sec
Aperture: F22
ISO: 100
Notes: Tripod , Polarizing filter
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