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Double Act

By Lillian  
Two for the price of one!

Another example of the wonderful bright colours walking around during the Venice Carnival
would you believe...after an evening and a couple of Vino's..
I bought and wore a mask too, none of the others in group didWink

It was truly a fun place to be


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saeidNL 8 3 Netherlands
9 Feb 2013 7:56AM
Fantastic and colourful capture,Lillian,very well done,

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9 Feb 2013 7:56AM
wonderful shot ! have you got pictoral evidance of you waering the mask as it would be nice to see
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 8:07AM
brilliant double act lillian fantastic colours a cracker nice one Wink
Lillian Plus
8 22 17 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 8:08AM
Yes, I have thank you SteveWink but not for viewing as could not even put /and keep on straightWink
but it was an effect to join in the atmosphere and we all had some giggles
be a couple of comments today too I am sure! who sawSmile
9 Feb 2013 8:18AM
Another great capture. Eric.
marktc Plus
7 101 15 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 8:21AM
Vibrant, colourful, and with such wonderful clarity Lillian, knew it was yours from the TN... lovely shot. I'd love to have a go at a portrait with you wearing your mask one day!
CarolG 11 199 20 Greece
9 Feb 2013 8:27AM
Gorgeous colourful costumes, Lillian, another wonderful reminder of your time at the carnival last year. Go on, be brave, but the image up for us all to see Wink Carol
9 Feb 2013 8:34AM
Beautiful & vibrant
Jenni xx
Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
9 Feb 2013 8:36AM
Another excellent image Lillian !! Those colours are amazingSmile
9 Feb 2013 8:36AM

netta1234 6 382 2 Wales
9 Feb 2013 8:44AM
A beautiful and bright image,So when are we going to see the image of you wearing the mask Lilian.
Well done you for wearing one ,I would have done the same as you,I once wore a big costume of a Big Cat that comes around school's to help learn Children on road safety,they had nobody to wear it so I did twice,even some of the staff did not realise it was me.Anything for fun is good Lilian.SmileSmileSmileSmile
Jasper87 Plus
8 2.0k 150 England
9 Feb 2013 8:50AM
Double trouble. Love the colour, Lillian. You could always show yourself as a version SmileSmileWink

9 Feb 2013 8:50AM
A brilliant image, Lillian!
I do wonder who they're eyeing up, though!!
Such vibrant colours.

9 10 10 England
9 Feb 2013 9:01AM
Like this Lillian - perfect work by you!Smile Any chance of a sp???Smile
9 Feb 2013 9:17AM
Love the colours and detail captured Lillian, lovely image,
helenlinda Plus
10 360 22 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 9:36AM
Highly decorated masks - unusual as most seem to be just white - very colourful pair SmileSmile
RonnieAG Plus
8 154 118 Scotland
9 Feb 2013 9:39AM
Another fine capture from the Festival, Lillian, so bright and colourful.
Crisp and clean with amazing colour another well detailed capture.

Caziwinkles 5 3 1 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 9:53AM
Beautiful image with such vibrant colours. Looks to have been a great fun festival. Smile
gary_d 10 576 13 Wales
9 Feb 2013 9:55AM
Another lovely colourful image, go on lets see the one of you, go on you know you want to reallySmileSmileSmile. - gary
barbarahirst 9 27 12 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 9:57AM
They do look sinister to me....
And you will have to put yours up at some point
NDODS 7 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 10:11AM
Dame Edna, and Lady Gaga come to mind for some reason Lillian.

Regards NathanGrinGrinGrin
danbrann Plus
13 637 17
9 Feb 2013 10:28AM
If you can't beat them..join them and well done to you on taking part in some small way at least. This is a lovely image and giving me no idea whether the are male or female

Lillian thank you for giving me your UA for my final Pheasnt image. It is very kind of you.
EAS 9 1 13 Scotland
9 Feb 2013 10:39AM
Great colours and a well composed image. I do think, like Barbs, these masks are somwhat sinister but that of course makes perfect sense given the history of Venice!

morpheus1955 11 3 2 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 10:46AM
Superb shot Lillian, fabulous vibrant colours and excellent detail, now you have mentioned it Lillian,you really ought to put the photo of you wearing one of those fabulous masks up SmileSmile

9 Feb 2013 10:48AM
a couple hmmmm grand image love the colours a fine example of the festival excellent

9 Feb 2013 12:19PM
Gorgeous image Lillian, you certainly made good use of your time there, well done.

John Smile
Irishkate Plus
7 41 114 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 12:20PM
Such a vibrant colour.
These masks and costumes are very elaborate.
I'm glad you bought one and wore it also.
Bet they are expensive!
Daisymaye Plus
9 23 16 Canada
9 Feb 2013 1:14PM
Wow! The King and Queen of Purple. Fabulous colour......Sandy
achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
9 Feb 2013 1:30PM
Love the crop and strong colours Lillian.


Maiwand 11 3 73 England
9 Feb 2013 2:04PM
These masks/costumes are really superb Lillian and make perfect subjects for photographers. I always feel the eyes are so hypnotic.GrinGrin
pluckyfilly 11 351 33 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 2:05PM
Excellent shot and very colourful
Tibetan 5 3 England
9 Feb 2013 3:08PM
Very appealing and a pair for the price of one, love the colours Lillian, I wonder how long they have been doing this late 19th century perhaps, like it, regards Leon.GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
9 Feb 2013 3:30PM
This looks like fun!
TrevBatWCC Plus
9 12 12 England
9 Feb 2013 3:42PM

Quote:...I bought and wore a mask too, none of the others in group did...
Some of us were boring old f*rts! Wink A cracking shot, Lillian...especially after a couple of vinos! Smile
Trev Smile
AnnChown Plus
8 207 1 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 3:59PM
That purple is very striking - wonderful detail in those masks Lillian! I would have loved to have seen you.
9 Feb 2013 5:37PM
Wonderfully vibrant Lillian Smile
fentiger Plus
16 918 24 England
9 Feb 2013 5:44PM
A most enjoyable image again Lillian.

tomcat 12 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 5:46PM
If they were on a desert island, you could say that they had been maroonedWink

LynneJoyce Plus
9 20 99 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 6:35PM
Fine detail, lovely colour. I never saw you in a mask Lillian - or maybe I didn't recognise you in it?
pks 14 2 England
9 Feb 2013 6:51PM
a perfect well taken image

pamelajean Plus
12 1.1k 2007 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 6:51PM
What fun to have a matching pair, those colours shout out from the thumbnail. Love the feathers and fur.
OAKEY 10 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 6:57PM
great work Lillian love the colours.
jdinne 14 16 England
9 Feb 2013 7:12PM
Brilliant Lillian, I am loving this series keep them coming please.

milky 14 Wales
9 Feb 2013 7:15PM
What some beautiful colours Liliian A1-------Milky
JuBarney 6 26 3 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 7:45PM
Amazing & superbly detailed shot.
User_Removed 5 4 1 United Kingdom
9 Feb 2013 8:27PM
Stunning detail in the masks and great colours.. Bob
CHRISB911 12 54 1
13 Feb 2013 2:39PM
superb colour, sharpnes and image quality, i just have to own the mk3
14 Feb 2013 7:00AM
Great details and colours. I like very much these masks
Glostopcat 12 255 2 England
18 Feb 2013 6:34PM
What beautiful and ornate costumes these characters wear, another fine addition to the series

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