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    Grandmother and daughter.
    They are ready for the Hartjesdag Parade in Amsterdam.
    Amsterdam is the city of freedom and hospitality. Hartjesdag (Day of Hearts) is a festival celebrated on the 3rd weekend in August at the Zeedijk in Amsterdam. Some men will be dressed as women, and women dressed as men.Hartjesdagen has existed since the middle ages. Location: Zeedijk.
    Copyright Martin Alberts 2012.
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    1. Harris Hui (in search of light) 49 months ago | reply

      Interesting characters and costumes! Martin
      Good shot!
      Happy Monday and great week ahead!

    2. T.T.B. [deleted] 49 months ago | reply

      Funny shot! :)

    3. lopez4949™ 49 months ago | reply

      the grandmother should have a bunch of cats in the stroller to add another dimension of good humor. -lopez4949

    4. David Mor 49 months ago | reply

      The sepia is just fine for this specific scene

    5. yiannna 49 months ago | reply

      it is an amazing shot of a very beautiful custom so nicely presented to us. But also these guys here have an amazing sense of humour.

    6. ~ got bullied off [deleted] 49 months ago | reply

      excellent!

    7. Folktography - (Larry) [deleted] 49 months ago | reply

      super capture, color & tone...

    8. markitus88 49 months ago | reply

      looks more like 2 huge faggots to me.

    9. Chris_Tina2013 49 months ago | reply

      Haha...fanny picture! Have a nice weekend!

    10. Martin Davey 49 months ago | reply

      Lol...excellent :)

    11. f5,6 (Mario) 49 months ago | reply

      Jajajajaja, Very beautiful

    12. Pieter (aka Detail77) 49 months ago | reply

      Haha geweldig, zeer goed vastgelegd!

    13. Tiina Gill (busy) 48 months ago | reply

      What a funny couple! Great shot!

    14. Maclobster 48 months ago | reply

      Let's hear it for tolerance! I like the way you have given the image an old feel to it, suggesting the long tradition of the festival. Thanks for sharing. :-)

    15. p.spaggiari 48 months ago | reply

      Excellent capture !!!

    16. zeze57 48 months ago | reply

      fraaie sepia tussen al dat "kleur geweld " :))

      mooie tonen, fraaie bocht in de straat, verlevendigt het geheel, voor zover nodig met deze speelse voorgrond !
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      Seen on your photo stream. ( ?² )

    17. Luc Mercelis 38 months ago | reply

      good looking image, well done!

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