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You Can Fuel Some Of The People Some Of The Time by David McMahon

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But you can’t fuel all of the people all of the time!

This was taken at a service station in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, in July last year. Despite the realistic figure of the service station attendant, it’s an advertising hoarding!

I do not crop, enhance or post-edit my images in any way. Shot with a Pentax K100D using a Sigma 18-125mm lens. F8, 1/60 sec, ISO 800, focal length 108mm.


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  • cherylc1
    cherylc1over 5 years ago

    Cool ~ Love it

  • It was right outside our hotel, Cheryl – so it was the first shot I took!

    – David McMahon

  • Tomi10
    Tomi10over 5 years ago

    lol, this is a great shot David. love it.

  • Thanks, Thomas. I thought it was a really eye-catching ad campaign!

    – David McMahon

    JUSTARTover 5 years ago

    ahaha great, great find

  • Just one of those quirky sights that tend to catch my eye, JustArt!

    – David McMahon

  • Indrani Ghose
    Indrani Ghoseover 5 years ago

    Great caption to a Great image! :)

  • Thank you, ma’am. I’m so glad it worked for you!

    – David McMahon

  • Shulie1
    Shulie1over 5 years ago

    Your photographs and captions always make me smile – love your sense of humour!

  • Thanks very much, Shulie. I was brought up to believe that a sense of humour was integral to life!

    – David McMahon

  • sfmilner
    sfmilnerover 5 years ago

    Greetings David; Wow, they really want your attention ! Nice capture !

  • Thanks very much, Steve. I didn’t even have to fill up, as we were tourists!

    – David McMahon

  • André  Oliv
    André Olivover 5 years ago

    Cool capture David.

  • Thanks very much – we had just stepped out of our hotel and this was the first shot I took!

    – David McMahon

  • Vanessa Barklay
    Vanessa Barklayover 5 years ago

    I love your shots and I love your titles, very clever photography David! :O)

  • Thank you so much, Vanessa. This was the first shot I took in KL – and I’m glad you like the title too!

    – David McMahon

  • imageofpix4u
    imageofpix4uover 5 years ago

    Cute,,,,,real cute.

  • Thanks, Alex. The figure of the man was so realistic that I couldn’t resist the shot!

    – David McMahon

  • ShootingStars8
    ShootingStars8over 3 years ago

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