Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2004/07/03

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Subject: [Leica] Nathan's PAW 27: Eurocopa and pool monsters
From: n.wajsman at (Nathan Wajsman)
Date: Sat Jul 3 09:26:34 2004

This weekend the Euro 2004 tournament comes to an end, with the 
Portugal-Greece final tomorrow night. It has been wonderful to watch it, 
particularly since I watched many of the games in good company in 
Seville. So this week I give you three pictures from about 10 days ago 
(but I only got the film this week), when Germany was playing the Czech 
Republic and Holland was playing Latvia at the same time. The Czechs had 
already qualified for the quarterfinals, and either Germany or Holland 
would accompany them. I watched the Germany-Czech Republic game at 
Madigan's, an Irish pub near my office in Seville. Just as the game was 
about to start, a mixed Dutch-German group came in to watch the game. 
Most of them were Dutch, but the boyfriend of the blond girl was German, 
so here she is helping him with some last-minute face painting:

Concentrated on the game:

and celebrating a short-lived German comeback (in the end the Czechs won 
the game and Germany was eliminated):

The above 3 pictures with the CL, 40mm Summicron, on Tri-X. A bit 
grainier than usual--the light was crap, and I also may have messed up 
some of the controls in the newly aquired Photoshop CS (especially the 

The last two are from my friend's visit last weekend. In last week's 
PAW, I showed you the pictures he took from the swimming pool of my 
snarling dog--well, here he is taking those pictures:

These two with the M6, 90mm Apo, also on Tri-X.

The complete PAW index is at:
and comments/critique are always welcome and appreciated.

Nathan Wajsman
Almere, The Netherlands
Mobile: +31 6 30 868 671
General photography:
Seville photography: