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The soul of the streets

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 9 May 2017 in Cityscape & Urban and Portfolio.

Another extremely good street entertainer performing in York

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tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Superbe scène dans la rue. Agréable. )

9 May 2017 5:45am

@tataray: Thank you

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

interesting interaction between all the heads in this shot

9 May 2017 8:38am

@grouser: Yeah there's all sorts of things going on as he reaches the end of this song.

mauro brando from Arlanda, Sweden

Beautiful street scene nice capture! Nice shot!

9 May 2017 9:25am

@mauro brando: An interesting crowd, don't you think?

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Looks enjoyable !

9 May 2017 9:33am

@Hiro: He was very skilled with an excellent voice.

k@ from Paris, France

All kind of reactions to the music well shared ;)

9 May 2017 10:31am

@k@: Yes, the eye easily wanders all around this frame.

Devi from Chennai, India

Varied emotions here !
Lovely scene here !

9 May 2017 10:40am

@Devi: Yes, lots of interesting facial expressions.

: Helen : from is currently photographing at home in, Australia

Nice shot Curly!
It looks like he is saying, " Hang on ... I've forgotten the words ... give me a minute ..."

9 May 2017 10:51am

@: Helen :: That would have added greatly to his story.

Shaun from Thorton, United States

A very nice capture of this street entertainer, and I like the images of the people sitting around. This is a great street shot.

9 May 2017 11:10am

@Shaun: Easy to let the eye wander here eh?

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Great timing of this capture showing the highly animated nature of the entertainer!! And I love the varying levels of "listening" by the audience.

9 May 2017 11:55am

@Steven: I could have zoomed the lens in to concentrate on the performer, but I preferred the all round performance experience.

STEED from D, France

Betwen enthusiasm and curiosity .....The Soul of Music is everywhere in the World,and it's so good !!!!! Nice street shot,Curly ....

9 May 2017 12:11pm

@STEED: I enjoy a bit of street photography now and then :-)

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

In the summer it is nice to listen to music outdoors.

9 May 2017 12:18pm

@Jypyä Pop: You have to be careful, some of it is like bad Karaoke!!

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

I like that you included people around this performer. I captures the atmosphere in which he plays. His expression is determined, though many around him pay no attention. A real story here, Curly.

9 May 2017 2:23pm

@Ruthiebear: Yes, I wanted to tell more than one story with this picture.

Joyce from Montana, United States

Great colorful and immediate capture. A Now shot.

9 May 2017 3:06pm

@Joyce: Yes it is certainly "now" with a smartphone mounted next to the microphone.

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A beautiful urban scene. The guitarist is the center of interest. It's nice to listen to music on the street ...
I like ... talk about life!

9 May 2017 4:06pm

@Adela Fonts: We separate interests all combining to make the full story here.

B. Thomas from Arlington, Texas, United States

Interesting street scene.

9 May 2017 7:22pm

@B. Thomas: Thank you, lots to look at.

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A wonderful scene! Looks like everyone is enjoying his music.

10 May 2017 12:16am

@Elaine Hancock: Well......a few different expressions.

L'Angevine from Angers, France

intéressant travail

10 May 2017 7:13am

@L'Angevine: Glad you like it.

FUJIFILM FinePix HS30EXR
1/105 second
F/5.6
ISO 200
28 mm

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