Food steaming in the Dalat markets in the Central Highlands of Vietnam. This charming small city has a great central market, with many tasty delights to try.
The smells are like an invitation to eat.
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papera (13952) 2013-01-06 2:58
I was about to say "238 hits and no comments" etc. :)
anyway - I love steam in photography, I think it's one of those elements that creates, literally, the mood of a place and of a moment. I remember a picture on these pages taken under a bridge in Japan, in a tiny eatery, full of steam coming from the ramen pots, that was basically more a hint than a real description of a scene... and yet it was in that hint that lay the power of the image.
I love the way the light hits the steam here but maybe I would have moved a few inches to the left to blind it a bit with the hat..? I don't know, just an idea :)
- Copyright: Justin Button (Juzo) (4343)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Black & White
- Date Taken: 2012-10-29
- Categories: Daily Life, Food
- Camera: Nikon D3000, Nikkor AF-S 50mm f/1.8 G
- Exposure: f/1.8, 1/50 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-12-19 3:22