Pulpit Posers

By SlowSong
He looked right fed up having to stand there posing in Canterbury Cathedral. The chap taking the pics kept getting the couple to smile and stand in other places and I think it was all getting a bit much for him. Grin

Tags: Photo journalism Church General Candid Architecture Portraits and people

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Comments


TyChee Plus
11 275 1 United States
27 Aug 2013 2:41PM
Great candid. Smile

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nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
27 Aug 2013 3:01PM
I agree with you, his facial expression shows how bored he is. A super candid shot.
ChiliMan Plus
10 135 17 Singapore
27 Aug 2013 3:10PM
No kidding, Chris. That poor guy looks 50 shades of fed up.

Well captured torment Smile

Andrew
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
27 Aug 2013 3:14PM
He looks as if enough is enough!Smile

I look similar after I've lost the will to live after being taken around the shops by my wife!Smile

Ken
CarolG Plus
9 196 18 Greece
27 Aug 2013 3:30PM
A beautiful pulpit, Chris, but the 'posing' guy certainly is NOT impressed Wink Carol
NDODS Plus
6 5.1k 125 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2013 3:30PM
He looks like he is going to punch someone on the nose....

A wonderful image so very captured and one full of one-liners and anecdotes.....

Regards Nathan GrinGrinGrin
cats_123 Plus
12 4.6k 26 Northern Ireland
27 Aug 2013 3:33PM
The pain that has to be suffered WinkGrinGrin
SlowSong Plus
8 6.4k 29 England
27 Aug 2013 3:47PM
I suppose I didn't help by poking my lens in his face either. But, hey ho! Grin
27 Aug 2013 4:10PM
nice image..Roy
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
27 Aug 2013 4:18PM
Christ, he looks bored Tongue

Dave
mrswoolybill Plus
9 965 1493 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2013 4:24PM
The statue has given waiting and has gone back to his book.
Moira
27 Aug 2013 4:42PM
excellent!
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
27 Aug 2013 6:39PM
I just hate it when these plonkers come and pose in front of what you're about to photograph, without any consideration for other photographers - and take ages to get the shot. They even then swap places, so you've to wait all over again! Sad At least you've used the situation to your advantage here, Chris! Smile
Trev Smile
Lillian Plus
7 22 17 United Kingdom
27 Aug 2013 9:54PM
Love Trev's words above...so true, and a good shot
Lillian
mikbee 9 3 8 Scotland
27 Aug 2013 11:00PM
That's the beauty of photographing rust Chris.
No one stands in front of that stuff to get their pic taken.
Good God,I would not even do that myself !!
Mick.
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
28 Aug 2013 10:32AM
he certainly doesnt look engaged, good candid and detials too
Regards Richard
Rende Plus
9 38 4 Netherlands
28 Aug 2013 12:25PM
Excellent candid with great title Smile
Rende
28 Aug 2013 2:43PM
A nice candid.
annettep38 Plus
5 218 40 Costa Rica
4 Sep 2013 10:39PM
a fine example of a picture taken of people taking pictures. the expressions are priceless

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