Canon 50D, 50mm f1.8
Available light (September afternoon, Amsterdam)
Minor post-ed trim, tone curve tweak, contrast/brightness adjust

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Not even 30 secs walk up the street from our holiday apartment in Amsterdam, on “our” street corner is a
coffee house sent from heaven! ‘De Koffie Salon’ became our ‘local’ during our stay – best ever coffee! :-)~
Please click the link, when you get a chance ^ ^ you’ll be so pleased you did! :-)))

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Capturing people being people, and the finer details of four and two wheeled blingy classic automotives – two fave ‘topics’ of imagery :-))

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Comments

  • geof
    geofabout 3 years ago

    ripper pic Ell – that 50D cam of yours can soak up the available light very nicely.

  • Geof, thanks so much! :-))
    All it takes is the right settings and right lens – the 50mm! :-)))
    Ooh! And an available opportunity helps somewhat too ;-)

    – Ell-on-Wheels

  • Johanne Brunet
    Johanne Brunetabout 3 years ago

    Love this! Great find, well composed!

  • Thank you very much, Johanne :-))

    – Ell-on-Wheels

  • Jordan Miscamble
    Jordan Miscambleabout 3 years ago

    A stunning and iconic shot Ell!

  • Jordan, thanks so much :-)) A ‘gifted’ pic for sure!
    Taken on our last afternoon in Amsterdam, I’d been dying to capture some of those pics on the wall in a meaningful way the previous three days – then spotted the gent! :-D

    – Ell-on-Wheels

  • BK Photography
    BK Photographyabout 3 years ago


    great find……. well done

  • Woooohoo!! Thank you so much for the feature, BK, thrilled! :-D

    – Ell-on-Wheels

  • Rhoufi
    Rhoufiabout 3 years ago

    What a top shot. All the elements required and caught perfectly. Cool cafe that’s for sure. FAV-O-RIGHT!

  • Hehe, thought you might like this, thank you my friend – honoured for the fave! :-)))

    – Ell-on-Wheels

  • John Schneider
    John Schneiderabout 3 years ago

    What an awesome candid shot! Wlee done, Ell!

  • John, thank you very much, kind sir! :-)))

    – Ell-on-Wheels

  • Jordan Miscamble
    Jordan Miscambleabout 3 years ago

  • Thank you very very much for the feature, Jordan, greatly appreciated! :-)))

    – Ell-on-Wheels

  • Karen  Betts
    Karen Bettsabout 3 years ago

    What a great capture and looks a wonderful place to have coffee in. You cannot beat Amsterdam for their style and coffee. Did you try the pancakes?

  • Helloooooo Karen!!! :-D
    The coffee at the Salon was SO great, didn’t bother going to/trying anywhere else!! :-)~
    DID try some local cuisine, didn’t get to try any pancakes during our stay, though :-/

    – Ell-on-Wheels

  • Georgie Hart
    Georgie Hartabout 3 years ago

    Fab shot Ell, love all those eyes all over the walls, you’d never feel like you were alone in such a place!

  • Thanks heaps Georgie :-)))
    … one could never be alone at the Salon if one tried – SUCH a popular place for coffee 24/7, and deservedly so!! :-D

    – Ell-on-Wheels

  • lamiel
    lamielabout 3 years ago

    Won-der-fullllllll !!! :-)

  • Thank you so much Miguel, really glad for the comment :-)))

    – Ell-on-Wheels

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