Flattery: Sold!

Challenge #44 in the Ways of Seeing series. Hosted by jezsik.
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Well I took this just for my own enjoyment but over the past year it has landed me with more than $7000 worth of camera equipment from various competitions, publications in calendars, and over $500 for selling it to various customers.
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Submitted: Friday, 4th June, 2010 00:11 (GMT)
Taken: Friday, 10th July, 2009
Focal length: 40 mm
Shutter speed: 88 sec
Aperture: F16
ISO: 100
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