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Festival faces

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 13 July 2013 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

More faces shot during the build up to the South Tyneside Summer Festival opening parade last Saturday. I found these guys in Claypath Lane, South Shields as the parade participants were being guided into their places.

I'm afraid that the masking is a bit sloppy and "slap dash" in this picture, I was in too much of a hurry to get it done on the laptop, it looks far worse now that I see it on my normal monitor - my apologies.

Hey let me know if you are getting bored with this series of shots, I've plenty more to offer if you want them!

The good news is that I have my PC back here with one new back up drive in it, a formatted empty fresh drive to use as a scratch disc for Photoshop, and my C drive is working as well as ever! So good to be able to view and edit my pictures on this 22 inch wide screen monitor (calibrated) and in the colours that I prefer :-)

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☺ ► ƸɼiϾ ◄ ☼ from Narbonne, France

nice backward traitement curly, this picture give a good effect like that
have a nice WE ☼

13 Jul 2013 6:28am

David from Avranches, France

Great effect Curly, have a great weekend.

13 Jul 2013 6:45am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Great frame - such a care free picture

13 Jul 2013 7:19am

Aubélia from Kortrijk, Belgium

Beautiful framing. Have a nice day.

13 Jul 2013 7:40am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Enjoyable festive air !

13 Jul 2013 7:50am

Richard from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Cracking, happy photo!

13 Jul 2013 8:32am

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

Great shot, Curly ... you do welcome summer in a big way in South Shields.

13 Jul 2013 9:05am

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Good to hear that the tech is back up and running. Gloriously sunny shot-excellent

13 Jul 2013 9:08am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

Whatever the route, it looks brilliant to me . . a lovely honesty to it.

13 Jul 2013 9:38am

PATRICK from miramas, France

Excellent 5******

13 Jul 2013 10:05am

Mariana Maoduš from Waterloo, Canada

Beautiful happy mood here .

13 Jul 2013 10:42am

twojays from United States

This is a doozy! Just popping with happy color and enthusiasm. Great capture.

13 Jul 2013 11:52am

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Great shot.

13 Jul 2013 11:54am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

I like it, see nothing wrong youse just a perfectionist:)

13 Jul 2013 11:58am

Kyu from Japan

Wonderful framing. Beautiful.

13 Jul 2013 3:01pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Nice portrait image.

13 Jul 2013 3:12pm

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

Is the middle one David Cameron?

13 Jul 2013 4:17pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Superbe ce clown, splendides portraits plein de geaité. Bonne soirée.

13 Jul 2013 4:43pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

I love it! Nice shot!

13 Jul 2013 5:22pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Their expressions are wonderful! Glad you are back in working order again.

13 Jul 2013 6:43pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

marvelous

13 Jul 2013 10:48pm

Abena from Illinois, United States

I love this! It's so colorful and fun and it looks like it'd make an excellent new years card or something of the sort. Great processing! and good of you to get your pc back and well :-)

13 Jul 2013 11:14pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

I like how you processed this.

14 Jul 2013 12:31am

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Absolutely wonderful portrait! Beautiful smiles!

14 Jul 2013 1:20am

L'angevine from Angers, France

avec ce clown,on regarde finalement plus les femmes

14 Jul 2013 7:29am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

very vibrant, happy and fun photo! i think you captured the mood superbly!

14 Jul 2013 11:34am

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Cracking shot, but a bit heavy on the blur for me mate

14 Jul 2013 8:34pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

they look up for a bit of clowning around :)

14 Jul 2013 11:38pm

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

nice colourful frame and portraits

15 Jul 2013 10:01am

Robert from Belgium

Light and smiles ! Pretty with a good bokeh !

24 Jul 2013 9:18am