Seating Available on the Patio--Parkas Optional

Posted by
Bill Laing (Pacific Northwest, United States) on 17 May 2011 in Abstract & Conceptual and Portfolio.

Taken at our favorite coffee house on a wet, blustery day when it was great to be indoors with friends.

Apple iPhone 3GS 1/25 second F/2.8 ISO 80 4 mm

"I photograph things to see how things look when they are photographed" --Garry Winogrand

"If you want to become creative, you need to continually become a beginner." --Julieanne Kost

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

I'll stay indoors!

17 May 2011 8:25am

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

This is great Paul ;-) I love this and, oh, do I remember those wet, cold, nasty days where it jkust feels snug and smug to be inside that window looking out...all comfy and cozy...That is what this scene evokes...awesome job, Paul!

17 May 2011 11:27am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Cool image! Love the soft shapes.

17 May 2011 11:29am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

An image that certainly implies wet, foggy weather. Excellent!

17 May 2011 8:41pm

klausZ from Kufstein, Austria

very interesting theme and processing!

19 May 2011 11:17am

martim from Galesburg,Illinois, United States

Murky and encourages the viewer to bring their mind to the subject....

19 May 2011 12:57pm

Betsy Barron from Philadelphia, PA, United States

love this shot - conveys such a mood.. a chilly feeling, then a warmth from knowing you are safe indoors.. also, PERFECT exposure!

19 May 2011 4:11pm

ripple from Nottingham, United Kingdom

technical mastery here : ) amazing

23 May 2011 8:10pm

Doug Hickok from Charleston, South Carolina, United States

Awesome abstract. Wonderful find Bill.

26 May 2011 10:09am

anne fleurent from Bois-le-Roi, France

wow ! interesting...

29 May 2011 6:20am

Iknow from Chengdu, China

Dramatic and so beautiful thought,bravo!:>

3 Jun 2011 4:42pm

Tracy from La Selva Beach, United States

I love this! Just an impression of the table and chairs....Excellent!

4 Jun 2011 1:44pm

Isidro from Barcelona, Spain

excelente creatividad, buen trabajo!!

11 Jun 2011 12:07am

kitty from Seoul, South Korea

Beautiful simplicity ^^

1 Jul 2011 1:09am

foto forte from Phoenix, United States

Creative, original, simple, love it, Bill!

17 Jul 2011 5:30am

foto forte from Phoenix, United States

OMG, Bill, I looked at this again...didn't realize it was taken with an iPhone. Awesome!!

19 Jul 2011 4:48pm

Paco Rubio from Barcelona, Spain

What is this? a photo print?

25 Jul 2011 11:42am

anne fleurent from Bois-le-Roi, France

great ! I love those soft tones and blur !

9 Aug 2011 6:49am

Tim from Ft. Worth, United States

nicely imagined :)

20 Aug 2011 12:26am

ripple from Nottingham, United Kingdom

beautifully crafted image and title. : )

26 Aug 2011 8:37pm

thami from Fès, Morocco

J'apprécie le rendu estompé du réel et qui interpelle notre imagination!
Bonne semaine lumineuse !

26 Sep 2011 9:53pm

Paco Rubio from Barcelona, Spain

Nice photo!

10 Oct 2011 7:18am

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Excellent rendu estompé de la réalité!
Bonne année lumineuse et chal-heureuse!

31 Dec 2011 7:12pm

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Striking image

7 Feb 2012 12:26pm

janina from Melbourne, Australia

I had something else in mind when I saw it, but now that you've told us, yes, very creative way of seeing these everyday items. stars, bill. :OD

26 Feb 2012 12:05pm

Photographs by M.E. from San Francisco, United States

BEAUTIFUL!!! excellent photograph!

27 Apr 2012 1:56pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Bill, it's time to get back posting more pictures mate!

23 May 2012 9:38pm


Apple iPhone 3GS
1/25 second
ISO 80
4 mm