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Burg Clam ( Part II )

By bliba  
Closed restaurants and hotels, no theaters, cinemas and concerts, no events and nightly exit restrictions

This time the stores will remain open, so the Christmas business does not necessarily have to take place in A....n. Service providers, from hairdressers to chiropodists, may also keep their doors open. Inns and hotels must close, but are to be generously compensated.

Restrictions, loosening, promises, aggravations...... After loosening from April and relaxation in the summer, the number of infections rose rapidly again in the fall. Appeals for personal responsibility, contact tracing and regional measures could not prevent the "second wave".
Not even our populist chancellor, who likes to present himself as the messiah and who until recently considered a second lockdown unlikely, could not prevent the lockdown...

if stones could talk .....they have certainly already survived worse crises.......
There is a way out of the lockdown. We should go it together.

thanks for looking

stay safe

oliver

Tags: Photo journalism Reflection Castle Monochrome Bnw photography

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Comments


Saastad Plus
1 16 15 Norway
2 Nov 2020 4:21PM
Lovely reflections photo!
Sad times Oliver.

Arne
dark_lord Plus
16 2.7k 735 England
2 Nov 2020 4:27PM
Your narrative mirrors our situation too Oliver.
Nice use of the puddle here.
SlowSong Plus
12 9.4k 30 England
2 Nov 2020 4:28PM
Super reflection on a harsh background. In words and pictures.
Urban reflective minimaliism at its best.

Chrissy
Chinga Plus
10 3 2 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2020 4:41PM
A very fine image and great photogenic reflections Ollie, Well seen...
Isabel GrinGrin
mac Plus
19 10 Scotland
2 Nov 2020 4:44PM
A super miniature reflection image and also reflections on the present state of things in Austria. England is going down an even more strict lockdown, with the rest of the UK to follow?
Ian
2 Nov 2020 4:54PM
Beautifully taken Oliver and agree with you, if there is a will there is a way.

LorySmile
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
2 Nov 2020 5:35PM
I love your puddle images--- wonder if one could climb into the puddle like a rabbit hole and emerge someplace at another time!
Minty805 Plus
4 40 9 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2020 5:36PM
As others have said, Ollie, what you describe is highly reminiscent of what's happening here in the UK. We certainly will get through it, if everyone does pull together - there are no easy options.
A great use of reflections.
Allan
woolybill1 Plus
14 35 76 United Kingdom
2 Nov 2020 5:47PM
Best to pull together, Oliver, I agree. It's a shame that populist politicians the world over lack a degree of competence.
Your photo is excellent, of course!
Regards
Bill
2 Nov 2020 6:00PM
It seems every day it's becoming harder to find Good News...
saltireblue Plus
10 11.4k 69 Norway
2 Nov 2020 6:25PM
It seems that leaders all over Europe are having to do a U-turn when it comes to these lock-downs.
Talking of U-turns, I suppose you could say the Burg Clam has done a sort of one here.
2 Nov 2020 7:42PM
Excellent image Oliver, your words are also a reflection of the worldwide crisis.
2 Nov 2020 8:03PM
an excellent shot
and it's more or less the same picture everywhere - after all it's a pandemic
whatever happens
Itís a super image but this is going to be a very hard road for us all.

C
Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
3 Nov 2020 12:00AM
Rain, rain go away and don't come another day. Just leave the puddles. Great image Ollie.
3 Nov 2020 8:00AM
Good image and write up, Ollie.

JohnSmile
3 Nov 2020 8:54AM
Great reflection SmileSmileSmile

Jukka
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 166 16 United Kingdom
3 Nov 2020 9:41AM
ExcellentSmileSmileSmile

Cliff
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 17 England
3 Nov 2020 12:43PM
Will this threat ever go away? Not in my lifetime, I fear 😢 I had an appointment at the hairdressers for this coming Friday, but got a phone call this morning to say they'll be closed for a month from Thursday 😳 A fine follow-up here, Ollie 😀👍
Trev 😀
capto Plus
8 6.5k 23 United Kingdom
3 Nov 2020 5:32PM
The only answer is to hibernate until the Spring.Smile
ivor

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