Here's one I prepared earlier

By SlowSong
With apologies to Alberto Giacometti. Smile

Taken at Tate Modern yesterday. It was pretty dark so quality's not best, but I thought it fitted the Silly Sunday remit.

Tags: General Black and white Portraits and people Humour and fun

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2 Dec 2012 11:00AM

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woolybill1 Plus
10 22 68 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2012 11:15AM
Not a lot you could do about the light, Chris, but the angle you have captured is comical.
Various alternative titles might just suggest themselves; I shall restrict myself to 'The Fisherman's Prayer'* and leave some fun for others Wink

*Lord grant that I may catch a fish
So big that even I
When telling of it afterwards
Will have no need to lie.
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
2 Dec 2012 11:28AM
Belson comes to mind, he's in need of a good dinner or two Grin Carol
Joline Plus
10 27 53 United States
2 Dec 2012 11:36AM
Emaciated.....but still bragging!
cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
2 Dec 2012 11:39AM
an excellent study GrinGrin
BlueRoom 10 73 20 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2012 12:25PM
Grin The funny thing is it looks exactly the sort of thing he might have done. Grin

morpheus1955 9 3 2 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2012 1:05PM
Brilliant, love it Smile Smile

mrswoolybill Plus
9 985 1499 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2012 1:20PM
Smile Smile Smile Smile Smile
nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
2 Dec 2012 1:29PM
2 Dec 2012 1:51PM
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2012 2:08PM
When it comes to admiring works of art I am somewhat in my element, and it is whilst viewing such art that I often take time out to observe other peoples reactions and body language as they stare and ponder. This image would certainly get catch the eye.

Regards Nathan
CaroleS Plus
6 423 3 United Kingdom
2 Dec 2012 2:14PM
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
2 Dec 2012 3:10PM
Giving directions to the crowd! most pleasing

Also, I appreciate your sensitive and thoughtful comments on my most recent image--- I think he was interested in my lens??
fentiger Plus
15 916 23 England
2 Dec 2012 3:10PM
Great POV for a very humorous capture,

TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
2 Dec 2012 5:36PM
You've done a good job at capturing it, Chris. A great title for Silly Sunday! Wink
Trev Smile
2 Dec 2012 7:02PM
nice angle / composition
2 Dec 2012 9:42PM
I love what you saw! It fits mono really well!
KingBee Plus
10 492 2 Scotland
3 Dec 2012 9:07AM
Ha! Brilliant observation.


saltireblue Plus
6 6.0k 33 Norway
3 Dec 2012 4:03PM
Reminds me of the Fawlty Towers episode: "This Basil's wife, this Basil, this smack on head"

Is he made out of pipe cleaners covered in something mud-like?

pamelajean Plus
10 969 1832 United Kingdom
3 Dec 2012 8:42PM
Oh, so well seen, and the work of "art" looks just the sort of thing the stickman would do, or critique.
RockArea 10 18 3 United Kingdom
3 Dec 2012 10:11PM
It's the way you take 'em, Chris! Great!

AnneWorner 9 620 43 United States
4 Dec 2012 5:53PM
Seen so well, executed to perfection - and yes, wicked Smile


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