One of the last picture of Greenland that I will post on TE.
It has nothing special in terms of composition but it has emotional importance for me because these inuiits were the first people that we met after 3 weeks of trekking in remoted areas.
It was a familly gathering with more than 20 people and children who were singing, playing, laughing and eating around this small wooden house at several kilometers by boat from the nearest town (Maniitsoq).
They looked at us like as if we were coming from an other planet when we arrived. 5 minutes later, we were their new friends.
Very very friendly people.
This picture represents also what I remeber from this magical country : Very nice people, small and coloured wooden houses, sun (yes yes) and green grass. Even the flag is present.
Slide film scanned; small croppping.
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worldcitizen (6409) 2010-06-15 11:42
It is very interesting for me to see daily life in Greenland. I like this scene very much. As your note says, it includes so many nice details: the small house, the family hanging laundry, the national flag. Thanks for sharing this part of your adventure.
pajaran (47796) 2010-06-15 12:29
Lepo secanje sa pogledom na malu drvenu kucu i ljude koje ste upoznali.
Dobar uvodni tekst i trenutak snimka, lepe boje i fotografija.
Uradili ste dobar rad sa dobrom starom tehnikom na film, cestitam vam na radu.
Prijatno vece i uspeh u daljem radu, zeli vam Paja.
Nice memory with a view to a small wooden house and the people you've met.
A good introductory text and instant recording, the beautiful paintings and photographs.
You've done good work with good old technique of film, I congratulate you for your work.
Have a nice evening and success in the future work, you want Paja.
mafegan (8624) 2010-06-15 16:17
I continue to find your photos from Greenland interesting. The landscape is rugged and the colours crisp and bright. A good story you tell of a special time in your life. Pleasing daily life composition. Tfs, Marlene
wolf38 (30140) 2010-06-16 11:15
Hi Alexandre. Spontaneously, the photo reminds me of something the painter Carl Larsson. Of course, you show a modern version of this topic. Anyway, everything fits perfectly together in this composition. Informative text. Well done. Regards, Wolfgang.
humayun (2913) 2010-06-16 17:56
pov is good and nice place.........
nilotpal_patra (1684) 2010-06-17 21:23
Namaskar Alexandre Goossens,
Wonderful Picture. Beautiful color, contrast and sharpness. Nice POV.
- Copyright: Alexandre Goossens (Cafalex) (924)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2003-08-00
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Canon EOS 30E, canon EF 28 -105 USM, Fuji Sensia 100 Dia
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Clotheslines of the world Part 2 [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2010-06-15 10:13