They Don't Talk to Strangers

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    Street photography advice for the week: "Talk to strangers, let them take you to places." - Mark Alor Powell

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    1. andrew.chambers [deleted] 37 months ago | reply

      great work

    2. tompercy 37 months ago | reply

      Pros-Wicked color and saturation for effect.
      Great trio portrait with a pleasing gently curving eye-line.
      A title that firmly places you in the- this wasn't a great or stimulating instruction for me., camp.
      Cons. Too many busy and distracting elements that do not service or compliment the central theme.
      Despite the tent roof in the background forming a triangle and pyramid shape, the visual playfulness grates rather than adds.
      Hope this doesn't offend as it 's hard to fail when you set a high standard for yourself and me.

    3. Chris JL 37 months ago | reply

      @Tom: I'm largely with you on this - didn't have enough time to shoot this week

    4. sakura love 37 months ago | reply

      interesting faces..

    5. from a 2 b 37 months ago | reply

      Wonderful faces!!.. it sure was busy on Columbia road that day ;-)

    6. Paul..Andrews 37 months ago | reply

      Beautiful image. So did you speak to anyone?

    7. ps70 ...,,.,., 37 months ago | reply

      very cool and
      they are so right not to talk with strangers:-)

    8. EG documentary photography 37 months ago | reply

      love the image . . . I think the problem is that there are three of them against one of you . . . . intrepid street photographer. Girl power . . . .

    9. 1969lucy 37 months ago | reply

      Nicely done Chris.

      The positioning of the three of them is great although I agree with that there is a lot going on which is maybe a distraction. However, the vibrant colours and the fact that they are the only people facing you saves the day.

    10. Olalla Esquimal 37 months ago | reply

      Really excellent shoot Chris!
      ;)

    11. toleman.hart 37 months ago | reply

      superba istantanea, 100% Shoreditch mood!

    12. duqueıros 37 months ago | reply

      superbe catch!

    13. Lisa568 37 months ago | reply

      Nice shot.. great expression and colors

    14. mjearth 37 months ago | reply

      Love the light, the faces & the hats, sens of colours - I like this one more & more - Great

    15. monsieurlazarophotographies 37 months ago | reply

      Amazing shot!

      You are invited to display your image on
      The Best Shot - post 1 / award 5

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