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Sending the message

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 24 August 2013 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

This lad was with the Badlanders at the Armed Forces Day event in the Bents Park, South Shields, a wee while ago.

The message is - "Tommy the Trumpeter's final party is now available to view in a slideshow. Link will be sent tomorrow"

Thank you :-)

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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It is important to keep in touch.

24 Aug 2013 5:12am

PATRICK from miramas, France

Excellent capture

24 Aug 2013 5:26am

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Nice portrait shot.

24 Aug 2013 5:32am

ursulakatariina from Ed, Sweden

Nice portrait.
You made me laugh with the message!

24 Aug 2013 5:51am

gerard1948 from Somewhere on earth, Spain

A very good portrait, shooting and Black and White are beautiful. Great shot.
Have a good day.

24 Aug 2013 6:05am

The Mouse from Glasgow, United Kingdom

That would be funny if that was the message!

24 Aug 2013 6:21am

Mirjam from Kyiv, Ukraine

This image made me smile. The modern angel.

24 Aug 2013 6:24am

Doug from Burnham-on-Sea, United Kingdom

Superb image, and I'm sure he will shed a tear at the news :-)

24 Aug 2013 6:52am

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Are you sure about the message; would be more like beer bust down by the river bring your biker chicks and let's party:)

24 Aug 2013 7:25am

Catherine from France

They found his size for the bomber .... Nice portrait with good focus !
Have a nice saturday,

24 Aug 2013 7:50am

k@ from Paris, France

Wonderful presence, rays of inner thoughts blow us up !

24 Aug 2013 9:03am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Excellent :)

24 Aug 2013 9:04am

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Very good portrait and b/w

24 Aug 2013 9:17am

Martine Libouton from bousval, Belgium

Un très beau portrait très bien mit en valeur!!!!

24 Aug 2013 10:04am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

Just brilliant work.

24 Aug 2013 10:09am

Helen from Melbourne, Australia

I am speechless! This is a wonderful photo for so many reasons!

24 Aug 2013 11:14am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Excellent processing !

24 Aug 2013 11:32am

Devi from Chennai, India

Fantastic portrait!! Reminds me of a classic character from Victorian Era !!!

24 Aug 2013 12:03pm

Mariana Maoduš from Waterloo, Canada

Excellent portrait !

24 Aug 2013 12:07pm

Rosso from Luserna s.Giovanni (To), Italy

Bellissima immagine in B&W ottima la lavorazione di sfondo

24 Aug 2013 12:16pm

Rafael from North Miami, United States

Excellent !!!!!

24 Aug 2013 12:18pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

Nah, the message was "Sorry, going to be late for the flower arranging classes, my "Finding your feminine side" class over-ran slightly"

24 Aug 2013 12:29pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Génial avec cet arrière plan, superbe composition. Bonne journée.

24 Aug 2013 2:23pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine shot of this fellow sending a message. The background is exceptionally good.

24 Aug 2013 2:35pm

Calusarus from Drome des collines, France

Cheers for this magical processing. The result is great

24 Aug 2013 3:19pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A great B&W of this Badlander.

24 Aug 2013 4:55pm

Oiva from Turku, Finland

A nice picture and sleek beard and mustache man!:-))Haleja.

Happy Weekend ,to you ,my friend!

24 Aug 2013 6:15pm

Abena from Illinois, United States

Woah! That is some rocking shot Curly! I love the processing!

24 Aug 2013 6:45pm

Ryan Hammond from Tucson, United States

Cool shot! Looks like he's about to transport himself somewhere. :)

24 Aug 2013 7:13pm

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

What a great shot, can't be easy with those fingers!

24 Aug 2013 8:02pm

Kate from EXETER, United Kingdom

Superb portrait Curly ( just got back from the air show I hope I have some good enough to put on the blog.)

24 Aug 2013 8:12pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Great image.

24 Aug 2013 9:05pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

fine portrait. excellent selective focus

24 Aug 2013 10:43pm

L'angevine from Angers, France

intéressante communication

25 Aug 2013 11:10am

John Jungklaus from Chase Mills, NY, United States

A wonderful composition ! The details are superb and artistic !!

25 Aug 2013 1:28pm

Marilla from Turku, Finland


25 Aug 2013 4:13pm

Regina G. Santaella from Cancún, Mexico

Excellent portrait and processing. You've given him something special.

25 Aug 2013 5:15pm

franz from Baden, Austria

wow, excellent! he "radiates" !!!

26 Aug 2013 8:50am

shooter from United Kingdom


26 Aug 2013 5:38pm

APP from Nevers, France

Quelle présence ! Très belle capture !

26 Aug 2013 10:08pm

Jeff from Honolulu, United States

I really like how the background fans out from behind him. Nice clear portrait, too.

28 Aug 2013 8:52am

Anita from West Nottingham, Pennsylvania, United States

Nice work on this--I can see the message going out.

29 Aug 2013 5:11pm

You Know Me from Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Love the way the background converges on the subject.

2 Sep 2013 3:11pm

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

exceptional treatment

3 Sep 2013 9:49am

StarCosmosBleu from Bedford.Qc, Canada

Superb b&w shot..background is awesome...excellent

8 Sep 2013 3:30am

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