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Emptying the Ship and Royal.

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 21 June 2013 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

A little bit of impromptu street entertainment was enough to empty the Ship and Royal pub at the junction of King Street and Mile End Road, South Shields.
You have to be pretty good to be able to entice a man away from the bar!
:-)

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PascalXLD from Rennes, France

Bien saisi

Bonne journée

21 Jun 2013 5:15am

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

Very nice street scene, and a superb treatment. Beautiful colors, I like a lot.
Have a nice day.

21 Jun 2013 5:20am

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Great shot. Must have been very amazing performer if he has managed to get people out of a bar!

21 Jun 2013 5:28am

PATRICK from miramas, France

splendid capture 5****

21 Jun 2013 5:53am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Music played outdoors is a good staple in everyday cost.

21 Jun 2013 6:01am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Aaah, but a nice day to stand outside with a pint!

21 Jun 2013 6:09am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

It looks fun !

21 Jun 2013 6:09am

Mooie from Vancouver, Canada

Looks like they've enticed more than just one man from the bar!

21 Jun 2013 6:25am

Devi from Chennai, India

Beautiful street capture :-))

21 Jun 2013 7:19am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Excellent street composition....loved it. Gorgeous!

21 Jun 2013 7:24am

helys from Paris, France

Great edition, colors, street scene, PoV

21 Jun 2013 9:36am

Yair from Israel

it's either bad beer or people that really like music...

21 Jun 2013 10:06am

Vanessa from Kent, United Kingdom

Great shot Curly, I love street photography

21 Jun 2013 10:21am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Excellent - they should bring out a few tables and chairs onto the pavement!

21 Jun 2013 10:38am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

They look pretty lively, good street capture:)

21 Jun 2013 10:41am

Chennai City from Chennai, India

Music players in the open street. Great composition. Thank you Regards

21 Jun 2013 10:52am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

A nice sunny day for it too

21 Jun 2013 11:30am

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Street music is always fun.

21 Jun 2013 1:53pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Funny scene...nice street capture.

21 Jun 2013 3:21pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

An excellent picture. I like Curly! Best regards, Adela

21 Jun 2013 3:29pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Superbe cette scène de rue, magnifique traitement. Bonne soirée.

21 Jun 2013 3:49pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Nice framing and what a blue sky :)

21 Jun 2013 3:55pm

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

It looks as though some carried their beverages with them.
Impromptu music ... and a great shot!

21 Jun 2013 5:07pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Gorgeous light and a lovely street scene!

21 Jun 2013 5:33pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

They look like real rockers

21 Jun 2013 5:34pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

A great street documentary photo.

21 Jun 2013 6:17pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Nice street capture with eye-catching patterns in the pavers!! I love your note about enticing a man away from the bar. :-) Obviously, this was good entertainment.

21 Jun 2013 6:48pm

franz from Baden, Austria

either the music was exceptionally good ... or the beer exceptionally bad ;-)

21 Jun 2013 7:37pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

Great photo, I hope some of those people picked up some of the cd's that
were for sale !~

21 Jun 2013 7:55pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

you make me want to hear their music

21 Jun 2013 11:03pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Fantastic street scene! I love all the activity and energy!

22 Jun 2013 1:53am

L'angevine from Angers, France

intéressante scène

22 Jun 2013 8:11am

Regina G. Santaella from Cancún, Mexico

Excellent capture, the mood is fantastic! Stunning composition.

24 Jun 2013 4:06am

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

But did you buy a cd? Nice street shot.

24 Jun 2013 11:51am

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Amazing details and colors..

8 Jul 2013 2:21pm

PENTAX K100D
1/350 second
F/9.5
ISO 200
27 mm (35mm equiv.)

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