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By LindaPellingPhotography  
Bill Roache (Ken Barlow from Coronation Street) came to Neston to open a new development and I was lucky enough to spend a couple of hours with him. He happily posed with everybody who attended and chatted to them all with great interest - what a gentleman he is.

I added texture in PS to get a more gritty feel to this particular one and I thank you for looking

Linda x

Tags: Photo journalism Black and white Portraits and people

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16 Feb 2010 12:09AM
Excellent portrait well posed.

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Thanks Steve, I was so thrilled with him being such a lovely person and so easy to work with Smile
andylea 9 37 1 United Kingdom
16 Feb 2010 12:12AM
wonderful portrait linda like the texture you added in ps Wink
Thank you Andy, I just wanted to make it a little more edgy rather than soft
colmar 10 42 35 Scotland
16 Feb 2010 1:07AM
Grand portrait of this well known tv star he looked nice and relaxed thats for sure well done Colin
Hi Colin, he was very relaxed and it was such a lovely day x
KathyR 13 Canada
16 Feb 2010 5:45AM
One of my favorite shows. Great shot! By the way, it airs in Canada about 7 months behind you. I'm always taking a sneek peek ahead.
Hello Kathy, yes I love the show too so it was lovely to chat with him but he didn't give anything away regarding storyline Smile
Andrew_Hurley 12 71 73 United Kingdom
16 Feb 2010 1:23PM
An excellent capture of a Soap Legend! Neston is not too far away from where I live! I'd like to see the colour version out of interest.

I once met Michael Levelle in Arnside, but didn't get a picture of him, as he probably gets hounded by snappers like me all the time!

borrower 8 4 England
16 Feb 2010 3:45PM
16 Feb 2010 10:36PM
Terrific picture. Glad you enjoyed the session.

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