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Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 1 July 2017 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

I hope I don't bore you all with the length of this feature but it chronicles a day in Whitby, North Yorkshire back in April of this year. The event was the Whitby Goth weekend, ideal for fans of Goths, Steam Punk, Victoriana, Emos, Dracula,etc. It seemed that the whole world had gone into fancy dress and descended upon Whitby. Seriously this was an event not to be missed.

Colin and his cobra on the way to the pub!

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tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Magnifique portrait. )

1 Jul 2017 5:51am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Yep, this is almost unique pet. Actually fine... pet

1 Jul 2017 6:10am

STEED from D, France

...Hummmm !!!! And I'm sure you noticed here the Cobra seems a little bit more thirsty than Colin himself .....Cute pet,Curly ....

1 Jul 2017 6:33am

Martine Libouton from Bousval, Belgium

Une belle prise, j'aime

1 Jul 2017 9:41am

Shaun from Thorton, United States

Always great to bring your pet along on a weekend brake. Excellent portrait.

1 Jul 2017 9:43am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Very interesting event !

1 Jul 2017 10:55am

Devi from Chennai, India

Hmmm...a thirsty pet !!
Is the cobra real ?

1 Jul 2017 11:06am

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

Thank goodness the et is not real! A fabulous character portrait.

1 Jul 2017 3:36pm

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Snakes akive ! or possibly not :) Another good portrait

1 Jul 2017 4:09pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Superb portrait !!

1 Jul 2017 4:45pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Well photographed.

1 Jul 2017 5:55pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

such beautiful composition, focus, DOF, colors & lights!
Amazing portrait!

1 Jul 2017 7:43pm

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

With a cake in his hand. Impressive the snake ... and it does not seem to be scared!

1 Jul 2017 8:57pm

Steve from United Kingdom

Hope the snake didn't get "hissed" drinking too much.

1 Jul 2017 9:44pm

Elaine Hancock from Olney, United States

A fabulous portrait. He can leave the cobra outside!

2 Jul 2017 1:40am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh génial

2 Jul 2017 8:33am

Mireille T. from Ribérac, France

Excellent portrait of the strange man with the snake! I would not have a long conversation with him!

2 Jul 2017 12:11pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

I wonder what his cobra orders. ;-)

2 Jul 2017 6:12pm

@Steve Rice: Well a pint of "Cobra" of course, along with a plate of chicken rogan josh! "Cobra" is an Indian lager beer.

1/350 second
ISO 200
67 mm (35mm equiv.)