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Its over there

By helenlinda
I've been in Essex this week looking after my grandsons while Joy was on a course. We had a couple of very sunny mornings, and so I took Timothy to the park after walking Samuel to school. My daughter is quite firm about no photos on the internet of her children, but you can't tell who this child is, so I feel OK about uploading it. Thanks for clicks and comments on Doing a Little Twirl yesterday- they were much appreciated. Hope you have a great weekend

Tags: Specialist and abstract Portraits and people Saturday shadows

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franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
18 May 2013 8:15AM
Brilliant shadow image Helen.


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johnlw 9 1 10 United Kingdom
18 May 2013 8:16AM
It's a problem taking photos of kids I have hundreds of good images of my kids and now my grand kids but can't use them on the Internet.
Anyway I like your image with strog shadow.
Regards John.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
18 May 2013 8:17AM
Thanks Ken and John SmileSmile
18 May 2013 8:24AM
A lovely shadow image Helen. A
woolybill1 Plus
10 22 68 United Kingdom
18 May 2013 8:54AM
Superb shadows integrated into an excellent composition, Helen. The turned-away face, sun-hat and above all the pointing finger make this the epitome of a child's summer in the park, with scarcely a blade of grass in sight!

P.S.: Not umbrella-holder but taxi-driver today. Except that the location makes an excellent cup of coffee so I might just bide a while Smile
mrswoolybill Plus
9 985 1499 United Kingdom
18 May 2013 8:57AM
It's a challenge, avoiding faces, and a challenge can bring out our best. This is one of the few circumstances when hats can assist photography! Delightful image.
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
18 May 2013 8:59AM
Thanks Arthur, Bill and Moira SmileSmileSmile
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
18 May 2013 9:30AM
It was a lovely sunny day on Thursday indeed. Strong shadows and diagonals, Helen. I like the way all the elements of the image fit in the composition... so well balanced.

saeidNL 6 3 Netherlands
18 May 2013 9:35AM
Fantastic and great image,Helen like the shadows and light here,very well done,
18 May 2013 9:38AM
Agree with WhiteRose's comments above.

TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
18 May 2013 11:21AM
A great composition and a wonderful Saturday Shadows image, Helen Wink
Trev Smile
Irishkate Plus
6 38 100 United Kingdom
18 May 2013 11:47AM
A super Saturday shadow Helen. How sad is it hat we feel we can't upload some innocent images of our grandchildren.
I don't put many of my grandchildren but my daughter puts plenty on Facebook and with all the information people
give out there surely an Ephotozine image is safe.
LynneJoyce Plus
8 20 99 United Kingdom
18 May 2013 12:09PM
A very endearing image and a super shadow shot.
18 May 2013 12:41PM
The composition makes perfect use of the shadow
helenlinda Plus
9 344 22 United Kingdom
18 May 2013 12:49PM
Thanks everyone SmileSmile
Hermanus 4 4 South Africa
18 May 2013 12:59PM
A lovely image with great shadows added !! Well dome Grandma Smile
18 May 2013 3:47PM
Wonderful image Helen, fantastic shadow, I think your daughter is right, you cannot be careful enough on the internet
debu 6 India
18 May 2013 4:13PM
Lovely image.
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
18 May 2013 6:24PM
that is an impressive shadow indeed , glad to make it 30
taggart Plus
12 47 13 United States
18 May 2013 9:14PM
A great shadow picture-- strong shadows that tell a story!
Super balance & strong shadow.... Nice little candid image
moiral 6 12 Scotland
19 May 2013 7:57PM
Nicely composed and good strong shadows.
What a horrible world this is at times Sad. Moira
bricurtis Plus
11 2.1k 49 England
22 May 2013 8:38PM
Superb Helen - I like the full shape and clarity of the shadow.
Source 6
22 May 2013 11:35PM

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