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ISO 80; f/5; 1/50; 51.7mm ; 6:58mm(Canon SX10 in P mode)

When we drove up to Lake Havasu City on Wednesday,  a fast moving truck went past us on the narrow road and tossed a rock into our Prius’s windshield.   It was repaired this morning by a mobile service that drove up from Yuma and was here before 7am!

It’s not often that you see a windshield open in this way!

I used the dodge, burn and polarize brushes in Aperture.

  11 Responses to “THEME: Open”

  1. What an interesting shot! Sorry you had to have your windshield broken to get it.

  2. There are photo ops everywhere… 😉

  3. Glad you guys didn’t get held up on your trip. Kudos to the repairman!

  4. Clever take on the theme! That is great service and a shot you’ll never take again, I hope.

  5. You have to grab the camera when something this unusual comes along! Sorry about the rock incident, however. We have had that happen, but just chips enough to be annoying.

  6. He’s probably thinking “what the heck is she taking pictures of this for?” A very creative take on this theme.

  7. I can empathize with you–that’s happend to us twice on our travels.

  8. OH NOOOOOO…..something always has to happen when on vacation LOL

    This is really a fun and an original image!

  9. I would jave used the Toyota, Burn and Polarize in aperture, did the dodge work??? LOL &am and open from Yuma I thought yough would have had to wait until 3.10pm to Yuma. Great service.

  10. what a great oppurtunity for the theme!
    really funny and great that you thought of taking photos :-)

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