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The Sardine Festival ...

By Chinga
The Theme: Wall art from Algarve - Portugal anticipating the Sardine Festival 2nd to 6th of August!
If you are anywhere in Algarve on that date, donít miss the Great Sardine Festival in Portimao! This is a bubbly town recognised as the Sardine Capital of the Algarve! This event is well attended by Portuguese and tourists alike, organised by the local council. Apart from sardines there will be other Portuguese culinary delights and plenty of good wine and beer! There will also be music concerts & fireworks. The latter on the last day. The event takes place in the beautiful Riverside/Quayside from 6PM with the concerts starting at 10PM. Me? I have to work no holiday in August... TongueTongueTongueTongueTongueTongue
Thank you to Jeffrey (Kojack) for gracing the Sunday images with a precious and coveted UA.
Isabel GrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

Tags: Street photography Photo journalism Street General Wall art Urban art Grafitti art Sardine Festival

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Comments


sawsengee Plus
14 6 40 Malaysia
10 Jul 2017 11:28AM
splendid series & capture.....love sardine, especially canned !! Smile
digital_boi 15 3 6 Scotland
10 Jul 2017 11:35AM
nice fresh sardines beer and wine sound good to me Isabel love the artwork well suited to the festival

GrahamGrinGrinGrin
PentaxBro 4 43 3
10 Jul 2017 11:38AM
Refreshing Find!!
Great Colors & TexturesSmileWink
Jacob
10 Jul 2017 11:44AM
Great series.
Sylvia
laura1 16 8
10 Jul 2017 11:50AM
sounds like fun! very colourful set of images

Laura
An outstanding set. Such clever fish shaped depictions very well captured. Nice work indeedGrinGrinGrinGrin
10 Jul 2017 12:17PM
Super set Isabel, all very colourful, version 3 a slight favourite,
Fred.
geoffgt 4 171 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 12:21PM
Great images. Lovely colours
HarrietH Plus
10 303 Portugal
10 Jul 2017 12:29PM
I am starting to like graffiti Isabel. The colours are lovely. I could paraphrase the song and say
"Now I have seen your art, I am a believer". Smile


Maureen
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
10 Jul 2017 1:10PM
Superb wall art, Isabel, and with sardines as you've never seen them before.
Nice to see the bigger picture and then the detail in the individual sardines.
R.
10 Jul 2017 1:12PM
Oh Isabel what superb colours and a gorgeous piece of wall art. Super photo too. Made me happy to see this colourful arrangement.


Patty SmileSmileSmileSmile
Some wonderful images, love the final one.
Carol
10 Jul 2017 1:33PM
Sounds like a great event Isabel, a fabulous set of wall too.SmileSmileSmile
TrevBatWCC Plus
12 13 19 England
10 Jul 2017 1:37PM
Some wonderful sardines here, Isabel! Grin Stunning artwork, love 'em all SmileSmile
Trev Smile
jocas 6 6 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 1:42PM
Love these images Isabel -the sardine festival sounds fab GrinGrinGrin
Jo
10 Jul 2017 2:18PM
Splendid set of images
dark_lord Plus
17 2.8k 761 England
10 Jul 2017 2:30PM
Sounds like a great event Isabel, a pity i'll miss it Sad
A very nice set of images though Smile
JuBarney Plus
9 33 5 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 2:32PM
A terrific set of wonderfully painted fish,
Ju
bliba Plus
15 2 Austria
10 Jul 2017 3:01PM
super find
10 Jul 2017 3:14PM
Great shot. Isabel. Ellen
10 Jul 2017 3:22PM

Quote:Sounds like a great event Isabel, a fabulous set of wall too.SmileSmileSmile
I agree with Len very much , Isabel ! SmileSmileSmile --- Jukka.
mistere Plus
7 6 4 England
10 Jul 2017 3:27PM
Wonderfully captured wall art Isabel. Very nice work.

Dave.
Mollycat Plus
7 21 2 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 3:38PM
Absolutely outstanding Isabel what a marvelous sight, each one a joy.
Peter GrinGrinGrin
10 Jul 2017 3:47PM
terrific colors for this whole set
all great and i go with the lead shot, love v.5 next
Smile
bobbyl Plus
11 40 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 4:00PM
Really enjoying looking at your pics Isabel
Irishkate Plus
10 45 121 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 4:38PM
A delightful way to depict the Sardine Festival - relishing the thought of fresh sardines, some lemon and a bottle of Sauvingon Blanc.
Kate Grin
Nikonuser1 Plus
8 166 16 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 4:54PM
A excellent set of images Isabel, I would love to be there sardine's are one of my favourite fish GrinGrinGrin

Cliff
franken Plus
18 5.2k 4 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 5:09PM
Another excellent series.

Ken.
ddolfelin Plus
9 103 3 Wales
10 Jul 2017 5:37PM
I've eaten sardines on the quayside there.
In fact, somewhere in the archives I have a picture of two men fishing off the harbour wall with their tackle bag hanging off the 'No Fishing' sign!
Great pictures today, Isabel.
capto Plus
8 6.6k 25 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 5:41PM
Great 'Art' set.Smile
ivor
10 Jul 2017 6:30PM
Splendid wall art shots like the colour and detail Isabel
Jeff SmileSmileSmileSmile
10 Jul 2017 6:37PM
These are brilliant Isabel. Cathy
10 Jul 2017 6:55PM
Wonderful series, Isabel, bright and very beautiful Wink

Dave Wink
kaz1 10 274 United Kingdom
10 Jul 2017 7:42PM
Lovely set of images, Isabel.
10 Jul 2017 9:18PM
Love this set Isabel gorgeous colours and the way you present them is pleasing to the eye. Debs
A colourful series, Isabel.

Ray
10 Jul 2017 10:27PM
wow fabulous set of photos, what happy art. love them all
dimalexa 4 5 Greece
11 Jul 2017 2:07AM
Amazing work, Isabel! Sardine's fest is a great happening, wherever it takes place. I understand that in Algarve must be a great fact! Sardines, wine and song...
Dimitris
11 Jul 2017 3:43AM
I have to come back to award this Isabel, the artwork jumps right off the screen!! so vivid
cheers Walt
IreneClarke Plus
6 1.4k 2 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2017 5:49AM
Don't like sardines but love the wall art
Bantu 7 7 1 India
11 Jul 2017 11:04AM
Beautiful captures lsabel.

Vikram
dales Plus
5 11 Australia
13 Jul 2017 11:03PM
Super set Isabel , beautiful bright & boldSmileSmile
Ian
14 Jul 2017 8:36AM
My parents live in Olhao so might have to fly across there and visit that festival.

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