On this day I set up my camera in a train station somewhere in Belgrade in order to catch the reflecting light that was bouncing from the floor to the ceiling.  As I held my camera tight against a large column because of the slow shutter speed, a couple walked directly in front of me, embraced, kissed, and parted in separate directions.  It was just enough time to snap one photo.

A serendipitous moment, yes, but I hope I won’t get sued like Robert Doisneau who took the famous photo, “Le baiser de l’hôtel de ville (The Kiss by the Hôtel de Ville).”

Shot with Tri-X film.  Hand-held but pressed tightly against a large column because of the slow shutter speed of around 1/40 and f 8 or so.  Digitally scanned with the Epson 4490 PHOTO at 4800 dpi.

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