In most Moroccan cities one can find water fountains in the streets. They are always decorative, some covered with beautiful mosaics or with more simple decorations such as on this one.
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sevy (15287) 2011-04-05 23:02
Nice title, I guess a blink to U2's song.
Good management of the light, I like this soft rendering with medium contrast but with still good colors.
The composition is perhaps a bit too centered. I would suggest a slight crop removing a bit of the bottom and of the right.
Have a nice day,
CLODO (28604) 2011-04-05 23:43
A refreshing shot, for hands and ...feet if you come in the fountain! Very pale colors give the sensation of quietness. I would have cropped the top to remove the wire and its shadow, or cloned it.
serp2000 (37473) 2011-04-06 0:03
Good romantic title and fine shot.
Nice composition, outstanding colours and perfect sharpness.
RhodieIke (11512) 2011-04-06 1:05
Hi Wanda, Great colours and shadows, with good subject. Have a nice day. Cheers Iain.
annjackman (17507) 2011-04-06 3:58
A lovely piece of daily life with the two children using the fountain, set against the lovely blue walls. The small boy standing in the fountain gives this picture a very spontaneous feel so very well seen and taken.
timecapturer (44431) 2011-04-06 6:28
a wonderful study of these two youngsters, captivating POV and composition. Perfect clarity, light and colours an impressive and striking image. Well done!
holmertz (36441) 2011-04-06 7:56
The main reason why I like this photo is how the children fit so nicely inside the rounded white frame, their bodies following the curvature of the white area. Then of course I always enjoy street shots which include human life. And children have a way of brightening every picture.
patdeph (35748) 2011-04-06 8:49
the blue colors of Chechaouen are as beautiful as the blue of Jodhpur!And this is here a lovely little fountain,nicely livened up by the 2 kids.Very well seen!
daddo (22352) 2011-04-09 6:21
Hi Wanda. A fountain is a fountain unless it seems we are in Marocco, where it becomes a work of art.Superb colours, lovely light and sweet moment of interaction between sister and little brother.Regards. Klaudio.
magalik (6101) 2011-04-09 6:37
Very nice shot once more. A simply scene always tenderizing when there are children.
With this colored and worked architecture and this nice and simply scene, you really made a rich and attractive composition. Nice work.
npecanhuk (60160) 2011-05-13 18:59
What a beautiful and truly interesting urban & daily life picture!
Sharpness, exposure, chosen pov, colors, vertical format, contrasts and, above all, composition are all excellent features!
TFS - congrats,
- Copyright: Wanda van den Hogen (Wanda1) (14922)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2008-08-13
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Canon 5D, Canon 28-105mm F/3.5-4.5 USM, RAW
- Exposure: f/8, 1/200 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2011-04-05 22:54