Journalism - Economics.

Challenge #2 in the Action & Journalism series. Hosted by DemiLion.
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Your assignment is for the business section. Source a story, of either local or national economic interest, and capture an image to support it. As well as the photograph you need to create a headline and write a couple of lines of the story to give it context. Voters should assess the relevance of both the headline and text in conjunction with the image. The emphasis is on finding a relevant, current story; entries using still lifes such as coinage, notes etc are liable to be rejected.
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B.P. Golden Again (w/ morse code)
by Jan2009
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Finally a sign of hope that BP managed to cap the Oil leak in the gulf of Mexico. This shot was done in the kitchen, with olive oil placed on a black office plastic binder. I've used a white cutting board to highlight the dark and light reflection on the oil letters. And for those who know morse code "-... .--." stands for bp (I googled it ; )
Submitted: Friday, 16th July, 2010 08:23 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 15th July, 2010
Focal length: 51 mm
Shutter speed: 1/125 sec
Aperture: F22
ISO: 640
Notes: Tripod mounted, slight color saturation in LR, ext flash on the right side at +1 EV. Manual focus angled at ~30 degrees looking down on the letters.
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