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Arrays of Directions

20130625-R0010013(Ricoh GRD IV)

I really feel at home with the GRD IV. The functions are so accessible and customisable that experienced photographers can make all the tweaks in the matter of a second or two between shots. This camera is not one-hand operate-able. No, it requires just the thumb and index fingers for operation. My tip: set Fn1 to AEL to give you quick one-press access to the "right" metering of the scene from where you can quickly work out the desirable exposure.

Again, the shot of today carries a distinctive GR signature of photojournalistic feel.  What makes it works to my eye is the different arrays of directions of the moving subjects.  This is a factor very important yet often overlooked in street shots as far as my experience goes.

Enjoy!

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