Colourful Riga, Latvia
Riga was founded in 1201 and is a former Hanseatic League member. Nowadays Latvia is a fast developing country, member of the European Union and very proud of their independency.
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batalay (38821) 2014-08-12 7:32
When I look at this image, I think of Leonardo's words,"You need only to look an ponder that the commonplace becomes wondrous and the wondrous commonplace." You've taken a routine scene and made an artist's color palette of it.
danos (97831) 2014-08-12 8:25
nice the tight frame from all these colourful shelfes with the brilliant light and colour management to brings out the details of them.
miumiu (6113) 2014-08-12 8:54
Very beautiful and colourful photo.
I like the composition.
lousat (91376) 2014-08-12 13:50
Hi Rob,very interesting and original pic.Your picture reminds me of my youth, I had an aunt who was a knitter and often went with her to buy the wool, which was prepared in the store just as you show us. You made me do a nice blast from the past, thanks for letting me relive.Have a nice day and thanks,Luciano
emka (97633) 2014-08-13 0:01
hello Rob, are there still the shops like this?? I remember how I knitted sweaters for my family, but it was long time ago. Then I had no computer :) Who have time for it now? interesting photo with nice colours.
Amazing display of colours.
WArm regrad s MAlgo
kasianowak (8909) 2014-08-13 1:14
Warm and inspiring photo this. You spotted and used this photo opportunity very well. The colours are lovely and the thoughtful crop created a beautiful and almost abstract image.
Tue (37034) 2014-08-13 2:29
Ik kan me deze wolwinkel eigenlijk niet eens echt herinneren, maar alle bolletjes vormen een mooi, kleurig geheel.
jhm (152938) 2014-08-14 4:32
Ja wol is weer in, vele jonge mensen zijn opnieuw gaan breien, dit zal wel een rage zijn van een bepaalde tijd.
De zovele kleuren allemaal gestapeld in vakken maakt uw foto aantrekkelijk.
Mooi foto werk, bedankt
nikkitta (17066) 2014-08-14 14:39
Till two years ago there was a shop that kind in Buenos Aires, more It has a table around which women took knitting lesson
Creative capture, regards
annjackman (21899) 2014-08-15 9:45
I can see what drew you to photograph this as the colours and wooden shelves make a very fine graphic composition. Great fun and well taken.
Kind Regards, Ann
clic (17077) 2014-08-16 8:17
I see a vivid burst of colors that incites to feel the softness of those balls of wool, given the easy accessibility!
A feast for the eyes!
Met vriendelijke groeten.
dip (23888) 2014-08-19 6:43
an interesting multicolored interior shot!
well seen and captured,
ikeharel (71421) 2016-07-03 9:52
Something from your oldie's, Rob: Attractive every color there is on nature, on display in wool knitting-bundles.
Simple - but I find this very beautiful composition.
- Copyright: Rob Zwemmer (alvaraalto) (13118)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-08-02
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Sony A350 Digital SLR
- Exposure: f/5.6, 1/10 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-08-12 6:35