Thursday, March 25, 2010

A Real Winner

She struggled to climb, fell several times and eventually reached the top.

A Real Winner

She might be the girl in the middle but she was tops in my book.

14 comments:

  1. The different hight of the "pedestals" these children standing on and their postures and gestures make this an excellent photo, Luna. Bravo.

    I have my own street photography blog (not the more generalist Bandung Daily Photo). You might want to have a look at it: It's http://bandungstreets.blogspot.com/
    (It has mostly black and white photographs with social criticism.)

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  2. Im first in comment!
    YES!
    just too tell you that picture its great.
    Yes, its so natural and fresh, and lovely composed...
    Lune you are the winner girl ;)
    SUPER HUGS!!!!

    From Cari and her Lens :)
    Namaste/\

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  3. Children on pedestals
    Great candid! They couldn't have been posed any more brilliantly.

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  4. beautiful capture. looks like taken in las ramblas.

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  5. What an interesting photo! I like how everyone is doing something different, and that you captured the graffiti on the power boxes. It's been a while since I have seen such a unique photo.

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  6. Eki,

    I am so glad you appreciated the photo and all the chaos in it.

    I looked at your street blog and

    I LIKE IT!!

    So, I will be sure to follow you.

    Great work and thanks for stopping by.

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  7. Carina!!

    Yes ... you were first to comment and I am now using this new publishing tool, (new for me) and the post shows you are second.

    No matter.

    Ah, your words are like a trophy.

    You ... a wonderful photographer, in my opinion.

    Thank you!!

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  8. Randy,

    Thanks so much for commenting and yes you did comment 2x and I appreciate your words tremendously.

    Children do have a way of posing without any help from the big folks,

    And, we should leave them alone to be free.

    No?

    Ah, well, thank you so much for looking.

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  9. Photo!

    Thank you for the kind words.

    No ... the photo was taken at plaça Rius y Taulet, one of 2 plazas I thoroughly had great fun.

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  10. Noah,

    I thank you so much for your in depth comment.

    You certainly looked and I like that.

    Regards,

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  11. that's very interesting! cheers!

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  12. Joshi,

    Thanks for your interest and

    Cheers back to you!!!

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  13. That is a lovely candid shot - they look happy and not up to real mischief which seems to be the case hereabouts.

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  14. Gerald,

    You're right!

    They were a bunch of kids doing what kids do, play and have fun.

    I've had wonderful experiences with kids of all ages including those who would be labeled 'hooligans' in the U.S.

    I believe the Barcelona I know, still holds traditional family values that seems to have trickled down to the troubled youth.

    In my opinion, with Spain becoming more and more westernized, I fear the young's attitude of respect with one another and toward the elders will slowly disappear, and that would be a very bad thing, indeed.

    Thanks for the looksee and comment, Gerald.

    Regards,

    luna

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