Cairo. El Khalili bazaar is a wonderful place to visit for those of us not used to the zouks and bazaars of the East. Particularly the spice area of the bazaar gave an image of what trade must have been like in Europe a long time ago.
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skellywag (887) 2007-03-20 6:54
Hi, it is like walking back in time. A nice image well portrayed. Good composition, regards, Jean
WepWaWet (3796) 2007-03-20 6:58
Very nice shot!..Very good composition and lighting. Well done!..
imtiyaz (1005) 2007-03-20 7:02
tritone (84) 2007-03-20 7:18
Very atmosperic and delightful foto, with warm colors and nice composition. It reminds me some works of orientalistic painting
Tucker (16) 2007-03-20 7:29
Hi, wonderful composition with the light and different textures. It really captures the feeling of the bazaars! Tucker
jonathan_hart (21274) 2007-03-20 11:09
very good composition, i like the position of the different people, and the expression of the man on the right, good light and colors, good details, well done :)
agriolouloudo (165) 2007-04-14 12:52
I always found the atmosphere of bazaars kind of out of this world.
The look of the man sitting on and in between spices attracted me the most in your photo. I decided to post an WS with an accent on this character looking outside the frame and the moment.
doubay (2093) 2007-04-20 9:55
what for a moment! Great capture. The whole scenery looks a bit unreal, like an orientalist fantasy or like being taken from a beatnik novel.
jr_paterson (263) 2007-04-20 10:03
Fascinating picture, I love the colours, the images of the people, daily life, great POV, fantastic capture. nice one.
oanna (1202) 2007-04-21 13:06
a big `wow` to the mysterious arabiannights-like atmosphere created by light in your photo.
the shabby look add to the same atmosphere and the relaxed posed of the man in the FG
cessy (13647) 2007-05-28 10:24
very nice portrait
I like the atmosphere, you captured it very well
the quality is very good, it looks like something from the movie
gelarsen (437) 2007-08-05 8:10
Nice photo of an unusual place. Colors are good from the perfect lighting. I actually perfered the original pic over the workshop.
stranger (726) 2007-09-18 6:42
Nice shot, Liked it so much :-)
paololg (31448) 2008-01-30 10:16
stupendous image, not only for the perfect neatness and for the faithful colors absolutely to the reality, but above all for the naturalness of the people that animate the scene. A beautiful photo, really resembles a few to a painting of Bruegel.
marietom (34607) 2008-02-05 1:46
Superbe, il se passe plein de choses, ici...