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The Game of Life
Photograph by David McLain

They may be old, but they've still got game—and they've got good sponsors. Practicing for the Nalcrest softball team (whose players range in age from 55 to 83), Don "Elvis" Abney wears a shirt adorned with the name of a longtime sponsor, the Johnson Funeral Home. "It's good business for him," says Abney, "because that's where we're going when we leave here."

Photo Fast Facts

Camera: Canon EOS 1N
Film Type: Fujichrome Velvia 50
Lens: 24mm f/1.4
Speed and F-Stop: 1/60 @ f/16

Weather Conditions: Clear blue skies
Time of Day: 10 a.m.
Lighting Techniques: Natural light



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