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Males Can Sleep Anywhere

By Jaye
As these guys were asleep on their hand trolleys I think their work had been done earler ferrying all the flowers to the famous Flower Market around the corner in busy Bangkok. They were probably getting their "strength" back ready to help with all the packing up when the market had finished.

Tags: Photo journalism Portraits and people Humour and fun

Voters: keithh, Hanners, catnappin and 21 more


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keithh 17 25.8k 33 Wallis And Futuna
11 May 2007 10:20AM
Love it and the crop just makes it stronger
Hanners 15 875 10 Ireland
11 May 2007 10:36AM
such a corker, very well spotted and shot. Hope all is well with you Judith Smile

CLIX
Jaye 15 3
11 May 2007 10:39AM
Thank you very much for your comments they are very much appreciated...Judith
catnappin 14 666 United Kingdom
11 May 2007 10:53AM
Made me laugh a lot thanks ... (surely they are just preventing the theft of their trolleys during their break and they are just 'resting their eyes'). Well spotted and captured.
Jacqui
woolybill1 Plus
14 37 78 United Kingdom
11 May 2007 11:44AM
Very droll. I particularly like the yellow plastic basket; no idea why. Perhaps it makes the situation more real?
Fun picture anyway!
Regards
Bill
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.8k 2420 United Kingdom
11 May 2007 1:46PM
Fabulous candid, beautifully cropped for maximum effect. And yes, the yellow basket really makes it - plus the one empty chair. My kind of shot and I'm jealous!
Moira
11 May 2007 2:28PM
The empty chair is the foreman's seat. The yellow basket is in fact an alarm clock set to go off just before the foreman returns.
Thats what I see anyway - great candid.

Alan
Jaye 15 3
11 May 2007 2:34PM
Wonderful observations and fun comments..Judith
tull 17 181 United Kingdom
11 May 2007 7:30PM
Great panoramic Judith a wonderful study.

Mark.
John_Humphreys 15 69 2 Ireland
11 May 2007 9:46PM
Brilliant shot Judith. They're like babies!!! John
DP_Imagery 16 24 6 Wales
11 May 2007 10:50PM
Wonderful candid capture Judith - you do have an eye for this kind of shot Smile Made me smile - thank you Smile Hope you are doing well healthwise. All the best. Bruce
Mavis 19 143 2 England
12 May 2007 7:11AM
A great capture Judith . It did make me smile . Hate to think of the trouble a line of young women asleep like that would cause !! Great fun image and well presented xx
12 May 2007 8:07AM
good photo Judith of a fab scene. It actually works better than the b&w one, as they stand out more. Also on the left there is a bit more space, which makes for a stronger composition. the long narrow format suits this well, but I would have liked to see less at the bottom and more on top.
As mentioned, they look like 5 overgrown babys in a makeshift maternity hospital.
Jaye 15 3
12 May 2007 9:04AM
Thanks for the constructive comments I did a few crops but left it at the bottom trying to show that they were really near the gutter...Judith
User_Removed 17 16 1 United Kingdom
12 May 2007 9:11AM
we all have to sleep somewhere....

a interesting well sen image

di
AlanBW 15 20 England
12 May 2007 9:21AM
Well seen, a great capture
sunshot 16 24 United Kingdom
12 May 2007 11:37AM
wow!!! what a cracking shot, very well captured.

marc.
franken Plus
18 5.3k 4 United Kingdom
12 May 2007 11:42AM
This is a brilliant capture, the composition works really well.

Ken
trissie 14 United Kingdom
12 May 2007 12:13PM
A superb capture, well taken.

Trish x
TonyFrith 14 3 6 United Kingdom
12 May 2007 6:02PM
What a great capture & yes we can sleep anywhere I often do
Tony
GeorgeRusky 15 1 4
13 May 2007 12:19AM
Hi Judith,
I like the picture and do not see any technical problems.
Cheers
george
dianah 14 24.5k 4 United Kingdom
13 May 2007 4:18PM
Good capture and great composition.
Di
iajacks 15 24 England
14 May 2007 2:13PM
nice one a great vistered candid

well done ian
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
20 May 2007 6:01AM
well obserced and taken
gajewski 16 10 9 United States
23 May 2007 5:19PM
Great shot, Jaye. -=\Walter
thorn 16 124 2 Scotland
4 Jun 2007 7:26PM
It's brilliant Judith,the second one in from the right best watch out or he'll get clocked on the head by that bucket.............lol.Great observation and composition.Take care.AnnSmile

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