1917 Ford Truck hood ornament

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Mike B in OKlahoma
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1917 Ford Truck hood ornament

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This 1917 Ford Truck was in storage in a poorly-lit warehouse (as you can tell from the dust and fingerprints in the background). Lighting was poor, but I couldn't resist trying to take a photo. The result wasn't critically sharp by any means, but is more than good enough for web viewing, and could even make a modest-sized print!

Canon 17-55IS @ 23mm and f/6.3
EOS 40D
ISO 1600
1/12 second <!>, hand held, ambient light
crop of about 1/3 area of original photo
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Tis a pity that ford never kept this icon for their cars, like Jaguar and Rolls Royce had their hood ornaments, so too could have ford.
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