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'Twas the Day Before Christmas

By Potra  
I want to thank you for the warm response that "Afternoon in the Boulevard" received. In particular, I want Ron, Jenn, Peter, Nezih, Kate and Albert to know that I am grateful for their User Awards on this image. This is the most any of my pictures has ever received! Thanks, you are all a bunch of pretty cool people.
Marian

Tags: Street People Black and white Crowd Venezuela Caracas

Voters: nonur, alligatorpants, gallero and 24 more


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nonur Plus
7 17 10 Turkey
8 Jan 2014 1:24AM
One and only face facing the camera, it draws the eye and radiates light. I like this a lot, Marian.

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Potra 3 Venezuela
8 Jan 2014 1:36AM

Quote:One and only face facing the camera, it draws the eye and radiates light. I like this a lot, Marian.

Thanks Nezih, I was lucky this young and pretty lady looked at me.
I cannot begin to explain the craziness around that subway station. It is a couple of blocks from my place, so I took the time to shoot until the last ray of light was gone.
Only ONE good picture.
Thank you so much for commenting on this image Nezih.
Hugs,
Marian
8 Jan 2014 2:25AM
Gua como se nota la mira de la muchacha es espectacular.
The light and imagery are great, Marian. As strong as your last. The one face looking is great.

Peter
8 Jan 2014 6:24AM
That face in the crowd is outstanding.
Excellent picture, Marian.
Andysnapper 8 109 25 England
8 Jan 2014 6:46AM
Works perfectly, love it.

Andy
8 Jan 2014 7:11AM
Looks kinda busy....
Just been listening to the radio here....all about the gun culture in your wonderful country
Aren't people so stoopid!!!
NDODS Plus
5 4.9k 125 United Kingdom
8 Jan 2014 7:51AM
A great image, lots going on, lots to admire Marian.

Nathan GrinGrinGrin
8 Jan 2014 8:08AM
Well it might be "only one good picture," Marian. But that's one good picture.

...and it really is a very good picture.
We might have to do something about you, Marian, because you're getting too damn good. GrinGrinGrin


Alan
Mollycat Plus
2 11 2 United Kingdom
8 Jan 2014 9:07AM
Love Alans comments. He's right, each and every picture of yours is a delight to view. GrinGrin Peter.
rontear Plus
13 8 7 England
8 Jan 2014 10:11AM
Crowds Marian, well captured, Venezuela made the news this morning about the murder of your Miss Venezuela Sad Sad that so many people are murdered here and perhaps that reflects on this image. Thought provoking indeed !!!
Ron
Irishkate Plus
5 33 97 United Kingdom
8 Jan 2014 11:43AM
Well that is some compliment coming from Alan!
Great title Marian and amazing that you captured that one beautiful face in the crowd.
The striped top in front of her helps too. Clever girl Marian.
Kate GrinGrinGrin
8 Jan 2014 2:32PM
The others are right, my eye was also drawn to the young lady's face instantly.
Then the crowd becomes overwhelmingly poignant.
Your B&W images are a delight.

Simon
taggart Plus
11 46 12 United States
8 Jan 2014 2:37PM
An excellent follow up, well done in mono!
ColleenA Plus
4 317 3 Australia
10 Jan 2014 3:08AM

Quote:That face in the crowd is outstanding.
Excellent picture, Marian.


That is a lot of people
Source 6
10 Jan 2014 11:32PM
An amazing scene and super capture
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