Random Captures

by Camellia Staab September. 22, 2019 440 views

Since one of my favorite pass times is taking candid photographs, I found the events scheduled for Rochester's 150th birthday a perfect opportunity to practice my hobby. This particular day many people had been invited to attend the ceremonies/events of the day. Some who were attending were there because of their age (longest living person in the town), others because they were part of reenactment troops and some because they were vendors of some sort. At any rate, a perfect time to take candid photos.

Oldest resident of Rochester.

Oldest resident of Rochester.

Bee Keeper

Bee Keeper

Made out of beeswax

Made out of beeswax

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Events like this are something like Mekka for a photgrapher. I love the decision to use monochrome - it's like time travel with a camera. The stills are amazing!

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Russell Smith 1 year ago

#1 I love the name of the forge :) and this is a great series of images . I think my favorites are the monochrome they work quite nicely . Looks like it was a great time and experience.

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Jay Boggess 1 year, 1 month ago

WOW!!! Fantastic series! Especially love the mono treatments!+1grinning+1

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Sydney Solomon 1 year, 1 month ago

Excellent shots..the clarity is special. New camera?

1 year, 1 month ago Edited
Camellia Staab Replied to Sydney Solomon 1 year, 1 month ago

No sir same ol same ol camera but with a different lens.

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Sydney Solomon Replied to Camellia Staab 1 year, 1 month ago

Differnt lens is that like a new camera? The lens are the most important part?

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Antonio Gil 1 year, 1 month ago

You're a master with this kind of pictures. Love it

1 year, 1 month ago Edited
Camellia Staab Replied to Antonio Gil 1 year, 1 month ago

Too kind Antonio but thank you nevertheless smile

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Sherry Hill 1 year, 1 month ago

these are great.. i love the b/w, they just POP.. such interesting faces and objects..

1 year, 1 month ago Edited
Camellia Staab Replied to Sherry Hill 1 year, 1 month ago

Thanks Sherry smile

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Leon Linder 1 year, 1 month ago

Loveheart eyes love these shots.

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Camellia Staab Replied to Leon Linder 1 year, 1 month ago

Thanks Leon, as you can see I've been busy. Next will be hippy days, those I probably will have to leave in color since we know hippy and colorful go hand in hand 😀

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Wayne Scott 1 year, 1 month ago

Absolutely love these. Thank you for sharing them.

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Camellia Staab Replied to Wayne Scott 1 year, 1 month ago

Thank you for your comments Wayne. Glad you enjoyed them smile

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Berckmans Peter 1 year, 1 month ago

Love the series. #2 is my fav. Very good edit in the monochrome,takes you back.

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Camellia Staab Replied to Berckmans Peter 1 year, 1 month ago

In the monochrome #2 is also my favorite, the blend turn out just right  smile

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