Vapore Means Steam

Steampunk stuff is great – old knobs and rivets.  The stuff that inspired it is even better – authenticity, you know?  With this one though, I just couldn’t pass up the pun…

  • Aperture: ƒ/1.8
  • Credit: Ari Brown
  • Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
  • Taken: 1 January, 2010
  • Focal length: 50mm
  • ISO: 200
  • Shutter speed: 1/15s

  • Aperture: ƒ/1.8
  • Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
  • Focal length: 50mm
  • ISO: 200
  • Shutter speed: 1/15s

Someone Has Got Some Cleaning To Do

When you like a picture, it doesn’t have to be for any particular reason. Maybe the reason I like this is because it’s old-timey. Maybe because an antique sink, completely covered in dust just has some charm. Maybe it’s because the Seattle Underground Tour is fun for the whole family. Or maybe it’s because this is the most anthropomorphic sink I’ve ever seen.

  • Aperture: ƒ/1.8
  • Credit: Ari Brown
  • Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
  • Taken: 1 January, 2010
  • Focal length: 50mm
  • ISO: 400
  • Shutter speed: 1/30s

C’mon – there’s a face in that, right?  He’s even got a different color for one eye.  That’s great stuff!  But yeah.  A sink.  I just liked it.  Getting a little photography wonky, it was a dark tour.  I took it with my 50mm, which goes down to 1.8, but when you’re being jostled by the crowd, you don’t have a lot of time to set up or a tripod, so you get what you can and I liked how this came out.  With low light, you can often lose some color, which made me want to try it in black and white.  Hit the jump to see that one!

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  • Aperture: ƒ/1.8
  • Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T1i
  • Focal length: 50mm
  • ISO: 400
  • Shutter speed: 1/30s