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Dual Brittania

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 8 June 2012 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

Two girls with very long legs helping out at The Lawe in South Shields for the Diamond Jubilee beacon lighting ceremony.
It was so dark that I couldn't even see where their feet were!

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PascalXLD from Rennes, France

En effet de très longues jambes

Bonne journée

8 Jun 2012 5:20am

Anthony Morgan Lambert from Bielefeld,Old West Wales Boy), Germany

They do breed em´tall in South Shields Curly mate !!

8 Jun 2012 5:32am

Maria from California, United States

good lighting in this image though...
hm...I think the legs are a bit extended!
or maybe just the feet were extended :))

8 Jun 2012 5:32am

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

you managed it very well in the dark - the colours are great and their smiles are amazing

8 Jun 2012 6:02am

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent 5****

8 Jun 2012 6:34am

❀ Yvonne Simons ❀ from Tilburg, Netherlands

Good work in the dark!

8 Jun 2012 6:56am

gerard1948 from Santiago de Compostela, Spain

very nice, and very funny with their long legs.Great shot.

8 Jun 2012 6:59am

Leigh from Northallerton, United Kingdom

Great capture :-)

8 Jun 2012 7:10am

Veronique from France, Switzerland

great colors and beautiful warmed up ladies

8 Jun 2012 7:11am

digitalCG from Manchester, United Kingdom

The lengths some northern birds go to to make their legs look thinner! Great specatacle here, cracking colour and lovely smiles.

8 Jun 2012 7:19am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

They had put stilts! Superb costumes. Good day.

8 Jun 2012 7:21am

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

Takes guts to go out looking like that, brilliant.

8 Jun 2012 7:32am

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Wow! Speechless!!!

8 Jun 2012 7:33am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

They have taken the high heels to an extreemeee :). Lovely costume and fun.

8 Jun 2012 7:41am

Grigore from Bucuresti, Romania

The ladies have some great costumes! I want one!

8 Jun 2012 7:59am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Wonderful Curly - well done

8 Jun 2012 7:59am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

My inferiority has never felt so complex. I need to stay south of Watford.

8 Jun 2012 8:01am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Enchanting way to celebrate!

8 Jun 2012 8:33am

Bruno FROMENTIERE from Planète Terre, Europe, France

They are too high for me !

8 Jun 2012 8:35am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

They really should have suspenders on those leggings :)

8 Jun 2012 9:09am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

The human imagination has no limits! A well-dressed angels with the colors of the British flag ... A very curious ... Best regards, Adela

8 Jun 2012 9:18am

Benkirane Thami from Fès, Morocco

Splendides sur leurs échasses!
Bonne journée lumineuse et chal-heureuse!

8 Jun 2012 9:49am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Maybe their on stilts?:)

8 Jun 2012 10:30am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

They sparkle :)

8 Jun 2012 10:35am

ursulakatariina from Leixlip, Ireland

Great colours!

8 Jun 2012 10:57am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

Amazing the effort some people go to, i'm so glad they do.

8 Jun 2012 11:56am

Jerry from Aberdeen, United States

My goodness, those are some incredible costumes. Good shot Curly.

8 Jun 2012 12:19pm

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Haha... indeed : endless legs ! Excellent capture Curly. Have a lovely day :)

8 Jun 2012 12:22pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Danny La rue is a lot taller than I remember!!

8 Jun 2012 12:41pm

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Wow now those are great legs, superb shot too even if the feet are missing : ))

8 Jun 2012 2:01pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A colourful capture Curly! ;-)

8 Jun 2012 3:02pm

B.Sully from Surf City, United States

double vision! What a sight. Great capture!

8 Jun 2012 3:02pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Great shot of the duo, costumes are also great !

8 Jun 2012 3:06pm

Universe from Tehran, Iran

Great job & lovely shot !!! Good luck.

8 Jun 2012 3:17pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Those colors really pop! Great image!

8 Jun 2012 4:55pm

Khalil from Beyrouth, Lebanon

Magnifique apparat pour l'occasion.

8 Jun 2012 5:13pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Very long legs, indeed! Great patriotic expression captured here in these ladies!

8 Jun 2012 5:14pm

franz from Baden, Austria

brilliant colours, exquisite show of patriotism, and a spectacular way to celebrate the event ...

8 Jun 2012 7:10pm

Manuel Hompanera from La Robla, Spain

Una foto muy curiosa y bien realizada por la noche.Saludos.

8 Jun 2012 7:28pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, Canada

Great photo, love all the work that went into their costumes and they have their poses
down pat.

8 Jun 2012 7:34pm

Farzin from Bane-Kurdistan, Iran

great shot
well done

8 Jun 2012 8:29pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

terrific capture. great colors

8 Jun 2012 8:45pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Wow, they are long legs, great

8 Jun 2012 9:15pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

nicely done Curly & 10/10 for effort girls!

8 Jun 2012 10:02pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Patriotic amazons!

8 Jun 2012 11:23pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Great costumes! They just look so comfortable up there! I would be on the ground.

8 Jun 2012 11:36pm

Sue-Ann from Quebec, Canada

nice light and colors, and very very long legs...

9 Jun 2012 12:35am

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

One wonders just what they do as part of the presentation. Flags and stilts...not a common combination. Makes for good color though...and no doubt plenty of fun too.

9 Jun 2012 1:48am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

They are so charming.

9 Jun 2012 2:20am

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

These long leg ladies definitely shine through your wonderful lens! Brilliant lightiing and fascinating details!:-)

9 Jun 2012 3:04am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Fantastic capture ... even if you couldn't SEE their feet! ;D

9 Jun 2012 6:00pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland

Wow, extremely tall ladies with funny costumes... :)

10 Jun 2012 1:39pm

B.O. from Le Havre, France

Long legs for a long reign.
Nice capture.

10 Jun 2012 7:13pm

Joyce from Montana, United States

Amazing capture!!! Amazing ladies. I smile at the red white and blue, which is our colors too, and why not, cousin?

11 Jun 2012 1:34pm

daniela scharnowski from Berlin, Germany

they look so ... stretched. fun shot :)

11 Jun 2012 1:58pm

Philou04 from Manosque, France

Impressive dual girls!

18 Jun 2012 6:54pm

1/45 second
ISO 200
46 mm (35mm equiv.)