00629D 01C7EC 1F272A 7AF2FF 835D48 D79439 F6F6F8 FDF001

Share this photo on Twitter Share this photo on Facebook

Silly Tuesday oops !

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 16 July 2013 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

They really ought to treat these costumes just like kilts and sew lead weights or small stones into the hems eh?

Shot during the opening parade for the South Tyneside Summer Festival in South Shields, Saturday 6th. July.

PENTAX K100D 1/500 second F/8.0 ISO 200 36 mm (35mm equiv.)

Use control and your mouse scroll wheel to zoom the picture/page, then control and 0 to reset to normal size.

Even though I may not be able to visit or respond daily, I always welcome your comments or critiques.
You can also follow me on Twitter @Curly15 and Instagram @southshieldscurly

Read my views in Curly's Corner Shop, to find out a little more about my home town South Shields.

Creative Commons all rights reserved. This work is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-Non Commercial, No Derivatives 3.0 Unported License strictly for Non Commercial use. If you would like to licence or purchase one of my images for commercial purposes please get in touch using the contact button at the foot of the page.

If you like this site please vote for me at Cool Photoblogs

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Hihi, made me laugh.

16 Jul 2013 5:03am

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

LOL. Great capture! Just at the right moment...

16 Jul 2013 5:29am

PascalXLD from Rennes, France

De belles couleurs

Bonne journée

16 Jul 2013 5:42am

Kyu from Japan

Nice capture. Ha ha ha. Colors and lights are beautiful. Happy ST.

16 Jul 2013 5:44am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Oh dear ! great capture, Happy Silly Tuesday

16 Jul 2013 5:54am

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

Just in time!, Great framing and beautiful colors.
Happy ST, have a nice day.

16 Jul 2013 5:54am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Nice catch :)

16 Jul 2013 5:58am

Ainsley from Derbyshire, United Kingdom

haha if they sewed stones in to the hems. You wouldn't be able to capture shot's like this. And she doesn't really seem to mind :)

16 Jul 2013 6:27am

Richard from Ellemford, United Kingdom


16 Jul 2013 6:40am

Monik from PARIS, France

Hihi...Joli détail..! ;-)

16 Jul 2013 7:18am

Catherine from France

A coloured and "for adult" shot !

16 Jul 2013 7:35am

kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

Great colour - always a good thing for a parade.

16 Jul 2013 7:45am

David from Avranches, France

This is Rio not South Tyneside. This is a paparazzi shot Curly.

16 Jul 2013 8:16am

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent instant captured

16 Jul 2013 8:26am

Marie-Line from Lille, France

Oups... not so sexy !

16 Jul 2013 8:42am

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

At least she took care to have shorts on, unlike half the scottish men who really should.

16 Jul 2013 8:49am

@The Mouse: LOL :-)

Etsu from Japan

Wonderfully capturing of the pretty happening during the parade.

16 Jul 2013 8:57am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan


16 Jul 2013 9:01am

@J.R.: Oh damn........I'll have to look for a translation now :-)

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

So glad she didn't treat her costume like a kilt ;-) Happy ST Curly

16 Jul 2013 9:15am

Monique from Netherlands

How colourful!

16 Jul 2013 9:29am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Superbes gambettes!!! Happy ST.

16 Jul 2013 9:45am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Delight the eye.

16 Jul 2013 10:14am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Excellent capture that fills the frame nicely with beautiful colors! Happy ST!

16 Jul 2013 12:02pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Very Marilyn Monroe like Curly! Well seen and captured! ;-)))

16 Jul 2013 12:41pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Very nice timing ! Happy ST !!

16 Jul 2013 1:14pm

Tomek from PoznaƄ, Poland

Nice dancer:-) Superb parade image.

16 Jul 2013 2:01pm

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Happy Silly Tuesday! ;-)

16 Jul 2013 3:04pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Nice capture, Happy ST !

16 Jul 2013 3:13pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

So very hot!!! How I admire your precision!:-))) Happy ST Curly!!!

16 Jul 2013 3:21pm

Devi from Chennai, India

May be she should have some rocks hanging at the seams!!!! Happy ST ;-)))))Very colourful....

16 Jul 2013 3:42pm

Steve from Sonoma, United States

Oops, a bit of a breezy walk....

16 Jul 2013 3:46pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Very nice to see she's got the wind up :)

16 Jul 2013 4:12pm

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

She is almost in the float category, more than just a costume !~

16 Jul 2013 5:35pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Beautiful colors.

16 Jul 2013 6:23pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

OOPS is right! Great ST shot!

16 Jul 2013 6:49pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Beautiful colored costume and you have perfect timing to capture her legs!

16 Jul 2013 7:09pm

Ted from South Wales, United Kingdom

timing is everything!):-

16 Jul 2013 7:28pm

David from Duns, United Kingdom

Rather unfortunate for you, never mind !

16 Jul 2013 7:58pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

An uplifting show.

16 Jul 2013 8:29pm

christine from schoten, Belgium

nice shot

16 Jul 2013 8:37pm

fereshteh. from Iran

Excellent light & colors.

16 Jul 2013 8:39pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Well, I think she has maintained her modesty

16 Jul 2013 8:50pm

Josep from Barcelona, Spain

Hahaha Very well seen! It fits perfectly on a ST!! At least, they are of same tonalities!! ;-)

16 Jul 2013 9:48pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Great timing, cool shot

16 Jul 2013 10:19pm

Baldwin Vandewalle from Bejuma, Venezuela

Perfect for ST ... Great capture, excellent timing !!! Funny for us, but for her ??
Happy ST...

16 Jul 2013 10:57pm

AMH from Buenos Aires, Argentina

Curly !!!!! me imagino que mirabas las flores de la chica en su cabeza !!!!! . una foto muy buena . y disfruta el verano allí en el norte . un beso muy grande para vos y la familia desde el frío del invierno del sur . Alejandra

16 Jul 2013 11:08pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

i like francisco's comment. great colors

16 Jul 2013 11:46pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Great action shot! You caught it just at the right moment! Happy ST!

17 Jul 2013 12:39am

DarkElf from Perth, Australia

perfect shot for ST! nice work :-)

17 Jul 2013 12:55am

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

Funny shot - just right for the theme.

17 Jul 2013 2:18am

Michael Rawluk from Williams Lake, BC, Canada

But then we wouldn't get to see her lovely legs! That is nicely shot and you brought out the great colours.

17 Jul 2013 4:14am

L'angevine from Angers, France

super ce bleu et jaune

17 Jul 2013 11:45am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

could have been a lot worse!!!!

17 Jul 2013 12:03pm

k@ from Paris, France

Fun movement you caught in great harmony of colors ;)

17 Jul 2013 3:28pm

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

A far sweeter shot than beneath some kilts! ;S

17 Jul 2013 8:06pm

1/500 second
ISO 200
36 mm (35mm equiv.)