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Foot Traffic

Samuel Hoffman/ The Journal Gazette
Despite outside temps in the 90s, Monica LaLonde keeps her children cool Friday at the Lutheran Health Sports Center ice arena. From left are Patrick, 4, William, 5, and Elizabeth, 9.

The opposite of hot

Camera: NIKON D2Hs

Shutter: 1/250 s

Aperture: f/2.8

Exposure Setting: Manual (Pattern Metering)

ISO: 800

Strobe Flash: Did Not Fire

Lens Focal Length: 130 mm

White Balance: auto


I've been shooting hot people and animals all week so I went looking for the opposite and found this terrific family at the ice arena. Luckily, I always keep a coat in my car, as it was pretty cold in there.

Samuel Hoffman- Photojournalist