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He isn't Elvis but he can Rock 'n' Roll

By NDODS    
Good Day to you all at ePz

Thank you so very much for all your great comments and votes following yesterdays image, with a further mention going to dudler (John) and lifesnapper (John) for their User Awards.

Todays images were captured a couple of days ago whilst out and about in Rochester, the home of Charles Dickens and this wonderful Banjo player.

I hope that you all have a great day.

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin

Tags: Music Rochester Banjo player Street entertainment Portraits and people

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Comments


24 Jan 2014 7:55AM
Stunning set of mono images with a great title, Nathan.
Fred
24 Jan 2014 8:15AM
wonderful set Nathan,great black and white, and such a great looking character, love the title too. V 3 I think for me although I like them all have a good day Nathan Best wishes Patricia GrinGrin
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 8:15AM
Lovely images Nathan. Wonder if Dickens would enjoy the banjo. GrinGrinGrin Peter.
rayme330 8 17 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 8:21AM
You have struck the right note with this trio of of wonderful shots, Nathan.

Ray
A great capture with V1 with the most impact. Well done Nathan.
WesternRed.
Lillian Plus
11 23 17 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 8:43AM
Bet he played well...and just
love the concentration captured here Nathan
but has to be V2 for me
Lillian
24 Jan 2014 8:53AM
An excellent set, Natan!
Please sir, can we have some more?Smile

Richard
mlseawell 10 1 United States
24 Jan 2014 8:59AM
Now that is some great street photography! Caught the man in action. Great capture Nathan!

Mark
moiral 10 12 Scotland
24 Jan 2014 9:00AM
He is certainly getting lost in his music. Good captures Nathan. Moira
ddolfelin Plus
9 103 3 Wales
24 Jan 2014 9:01AM
Excellent, Nathan.
24 Jan 2014 9:07AM
Super set Nathan,
Fred.
nonur 11 18 13 Turkey
24 Jan 2014 9:12AM
He's like a Dickens character, wonderful street portraits in mono, Nathan. V1 is my fave.
titchpics 9 7 England
24 Jan 2014 9:17AM
Excellent set Nathan, B&W works particularly well with the subject

Brian
barbarahirst 12 27 12 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 9:20AM
I desperately want a bango.....
Playing the harp isn't quite the same....
Saving up I am
Great images....
I can see me busking in leeds
ColleenA Plus
8 460 7 Australia
24 Jan 2014 9:32AM

Quote:You have struck the right note with this trio of of wonderful shots, Nathan.

Ray


I haven't heard a banjo for years, how delightful
CarolG 13 199 20 Greece
24 Jan 2014 9:42AM
A very happy looking fella, Nathan, three excellent candids. I hope he made plenty of money Smile Carol
gss 6 1 Romania
24 Jan 2014 9:43AM
If you're fairly healthy and your mind young age does not matter, you can do anything ...
The series of pictures open quickly give us action movie, but a small audio file was welcome, we want to hear this talent too (so far not been invented glasses to see ... Music) GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
Silviu
jdinne 17 16 England
24 Jan 2014 9:53AM
What a wonderful looking character Nathan and each one is a winner.

John
franken Plus
18 5.1k 4 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 10:06AM
Excellent set Nathan.

If you run the mouse across the versions you can see him rock!Smile

Ken
User_Removed 8 4 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 10:12AM
A great skill playing a musical instrument. (wish I could) this guys shows in his face how much he enjoys playing. Cracking
He is obviously lost in his own musical world...Three lovely images Nathan, I think they are wonderful candids..

Lynette Grin
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 165 16 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 10:58AM
A super set of mono candid images NathanSmile


Cliff
24 Jan 2014 11:06AM
well taken and well presented.


billy
Jenny-D 10 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 11:35AM
Great images Nathan.

Jenny Smile
LynneJoyce Plus
12 22 101 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 12:09PM
V2 for me, the contrast in that one is super.
24 Jan 2014 12:38PM
Super set of pictures. I love street artists, some are really talented.
EileenH 7 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 1:00PM
Lovely setSmile

Eileen
taggart Plus
16 47 14 United States
24 Jan 2014 1:46PM
He is very cool, probably a super musician as well!
ChiliMan 14 135 17 Singapore
24 Jan 2014 2:15PM
He is so completely in the moment. Love that Smile

Excellent captures, Nathan.

Andrew
fentiger 19 920 24 England
24 Jan 2014 2:29PM
Makes you wonder how Elvis would look if still alive today. This is a super character study Nathan.

Albert
mikbee 13 3 8 Scotland
24 Jan 2014 2:30PM
Perhaps more Bob Marley here Nathan !!
Good set.
Mick.
JOKEN 11 3 10 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 2:39PM
Excellent work. Candid shots of people, in my view, are so much better than a formal portrait.
Ken
debu 10 India
24 Jan 2014 2:59PM
Lovely set of images.
debu
Barjo 9 United States
24 Jan 2014 3:44PM
A very good set indeed....
Remarkable work, Nathan!
EMJAYCEE Plus
11 10 10 England
24 Jan 2014 4:07PM
Happy in himself.
Joan.
24 Jan 2014 4:10PM
I really like these Nathan, what a great character you've found here. Smashing shots, and I can almost hear the Hound Dog pulsating through my Monitor.

John Smile
ali63 8 790 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 4:13PM
Excellent images Nathan, I hope you have a good weekend,

Ali SmileSmile
DerekL 15 224 24 England
24 Jan 2014 4:14PM
Great captures Nathan.
I'll bet he wasn't singing the George Formby classic "I'm leaning on a lampost"

Derek
24 Jan 2014 4:37PM
Wonderfully "live" image and very much in action. Excellent mono . Very well done , Nathan ! ----- I hope you are feeling very well!GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin --- The very best regards from ,now, wintery Finland !--- Jukka.Smile
sparrowhawk Plus
11 282 2 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 4:55PM
great work my friend
xwang 11 56 8
24 Jan 2014 4:58PM
Beautiful set, excellently taken. You captured his personality well...
Irishkate Plus
10 42 118 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 5:33PM
Not far removed form Dicken's time - a man looking for a crust of bread?
Great character studies.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 16 England
24 Jan 2014 5:37PM
Rock on, Nathan! Grin A great set of this old rocker, and think it has to be V2 as my fave Smile
Trev Smile
mistere Plus
7 6 4 England
24 Jan 2014 6:22PM
What a great find. Well spotted and captured.

Dave.
JawDborn 8 1.3k 1 England
24 Jan 2014 6:50PM
A remarkable selfie?GrinGrin
danbrann 16 640 17
24 Jan 2014 7:03PM
A fine trio Nathan and a mighty fine character.
24 Jan 2014 7:07PM
Great set of images but it has to V2 for me, what a great character hope he was in tune, like your images Regards DaveSmileSmile
TyChee Plus
15 275 1 United States
24 Jan 2014 7:09PM
Great set of shots. V1 for me.
Ty
netta1234 8 382 2 Wales
24 Jan 2014 7:17PM
This is a great set NathanSmile
NettaSmile
SUE118 Plus
12 8 1 United Kingdom
24 Jan 2014 8:20PM
I agree with Netta great set.
24 Jan 2014 8:34PM
Excellent street photography, Nathan !
Regards,
George
dark_lord Plus
16 2.7k 700 England
24 Jan 2014 8:55PM
V2 for me Nathan, as it has captured the moment the best out of the three.
Keith
Bantu 7 7 1 India
25 Jan 2014 4:28AM
Music of life,lovely capture.
ukgubbi 9 5 India
25 Jan 2014 5:17AM
I love the way he has engrossed in his love i.e music. Another superb shot .
accipiter 11 61 England
25 Jan 2014 6:26PM
Beautifully captured and very 'alive' portraits of this banjo player, Nathan. A
Jasper87 Plus
10 2.6k 158 England
25 Jan 2014 8:09PM
Heart & soul, you've caught his essence well, Nathan.

Dave
lesliea 11 2 Australia
26 Jan 2014 12:09AM
Beautiful sets of images.
Allen, Smile
26 Jan 2014 4:23AM
Great portrait of this banjo player. They make jokes about banjo players here....even bluegrass bands make them.

Peter
26 Jan 2014 12:03PM
I see now its not how good you are but Who You Are.
BIGRY1 8 3 8 United Kingdom
26 Jan 2014 3:07PM
Very well observed and capturedGrin
Ryan
26 Jan 2014 7:25PM
Lovely capture, I prefer V1
Ian
GREAT set !
Glostopcat 14 255 2 England
4 Feb 2014 10:49PM

Quote:Lovely images Nathan. Wonder if Dickens would enjoy the banjo. GrinGrinGrin Peter.
He'd have Great Expectations of this chap no doubt!Blush Three excellent images of this musician performing

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