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And the World tilted...

By dudler
OK, it's too late, strictly, for a Hallowe'en picture.

But this is a street shot - I got off the bus back from town, and saw this character at the bus stop. So I had to ask her if I could take her picture...

It was only when i came to edit it that I relaised she wasn't standing vertically, so I could straighten HER, and let the World tilt a bit.

She was entirely sober - off to a party in Warwick. And possibly the happiest zombie I've ever met.

Tags: Street Bus stop Zombie Portraits and people

Voters: bluesandtwos, cats_123, nellacphoto and 38 more

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cats_123 Plus
16 5.0k 30 Northern Ireland
5 Nov 2018 9:07AM
They are amongst us!😁😁

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mrswoolybill Plus
13 2.1k 2231 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2018 9:20AM
This is an interesting question. Sometimes the concept of verticality has to be quite flexible...
Maiwand 13 3 73 England
5 Nov 2018 9:23AM
Well spotted. Great fun.
Ron
Oh my !
bliba Plus
14 2 Austria
5 Nov 2018 9:47AM
GrinGrinGrin
mistere Plus
7 6 3 England
5 Nov 2018 9:49AM
A very cheery Zombie indeed. She was well in character as well,
Zombies are usualy a bit lopsided Wink. Nice work.

Dave.
kaybee 16 7.2k 26 Scotland
5 Nov 2018 10:03AM
Maybe a foot had fallen off which is why she was standing lopsided.
dudler Plus
16 1.2k 1666 England
5 Nov 2018 10:05AM
No, I'm sure I'd have noticed a foot on its own. Being me, would probably have tripped over it.
dimalexa 3 5 Greece
5 Nov 2018 10:07AM
With Zombies everything is possible! I like it!
Dimitris
5 Nov 2018 10:29AM
Guaranteed a seat on the bus JohnSmile
Great to spot a quirky character and get a shot or two. I would like to have got a few shots at the party Wink

JohnSmile
mac Plus
18 6 Scotland
5 Nov 2018 10:32AM
Now that would be party to get an invite too!!
Mind you would the be drinking blood rather than booze???
Ian
dudler Plus
16 1.2k 1666 England
5 Nov 2018 10:42AM
Possibly only the blood of alcoholics, Ian...
SlowSong Plus
11 9.0k 30 England
5 Nov 2018 11:54AM
I love everything about this. She's so smiley and unpretentious even though her world is tilted. Her make-up is by no means perfectly done and the ordinary street clothes make her really approachable. And she's even wearing specs.
A superb street photo, and I wish I'd taken it.
5 Nov 2018 1:00PM
Lovely. You have to take what you can when you can, even if the world is upside-down.Grin
Irishkate Plus
9 42 118 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2018 1:19PM
Interesting to see your straighten against Willie's take on things!
KateGrin
5 Nov 2018 2:35PM
people do walk about in a tilted world
saltireblue Plus
10 10.7k 62 Norway
5 Nov 2018 3:39PM
Vertical is fluidly relative. If your head is higher than your feet, then in my view, you are technically vertical.
She needs to ditch the glasses in favour of lenses though...they don't suit the image of a zombie at all.

Malc
dark_lord Plus
16 2.6k 676 England
5 Nov 2018 3:59PM
I've not been on the 51 for a while. It'll never be the same again...
JuBarney Plus
9 33 4 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2018 5:00PM
A cracking shot and terrific capture of her on the tilt; and what a wonderful smile for the photographer!
Ju
richmowil Plus
11 412 2 England
5 Nov 2018 7:07PM
Lead image for me!!
Nikonuser1 Plus
7 164 16 United Kingdom
5 Nov 2018 7:40PM
Like it a lot JohnSmileSmile

Cliff

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