A carousel (from French carrousel, from Italian carosello), or merry-go-round, is an amusement ride consisting of a rotating circular platform with seats for riders. The "seats" are traditionally in the form of rows of wooden horses or other animals mounted on posts, many of which are moved up and down via gearwork to simulate galloping, to the accompaniment of looped circus music. This leads to one of the alternative names, the galloper. Other popular names are roundabout and flying horses. (From Wikipedia)
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jacquest (16328) 2012-04-16 7:21
This is a very colorful and very sharp image of part of this carousel, indeed a child's fantasy.
Have a nice day
cornejo (22404) 2012-04-16 7:32
Hello friend Eleu, very nice and interesting picture of this fantasy that we all enjoyed, I still remember as looking the horse greatest of all, interesting and nice composition, well executed, technically very good. Good job well done. Good afternoon and felix week. Tfs.
Best regards and best wishes.
ikeharel (43845) 2012-04-16 8:13
I like the title, Eleu, fantasy it is.
Good light upon, contrast of the different colors on white and the bulbs not too flickering.
Afsanehbagheri (3206) 2012-04-16 9:42
سلام دوست من
خیلی زیبا درمحیط جالب با نور خوب گرفته شده است تبریک با
آرزوی بهترین ها
SnapRJW (23510) 2012-04-16 12:53
Hello Eleu - A trip down memory lane, as a child I was passionately fond of the "ginny horses" as we called them. Why ginny horse? I had no idea but I just Googled the term and found that the same engine that worked the cotton gin propelled these wonderful horses! Gorgeous colours and a shot that cheers the heart! Warm regards Rosemary
Miguel82 (14312) 2012-04-16 15:22
A good quality picture
nice colors and sharpness
Sonata11 (31197) 2012-04-16 22:04
Wow!! what a beautiful shot of this magnificent artwork. Marvellous photo job with excellently executed photo. Perefctly well done. I love it a lot the colors and perfect sharpness.Thanks for sharing.
All the best,
danos (78030) 2012-04-17 1:43
nice this well lighted and charmy carousel with the details and its colours to make it really to be the wish of every child's fantasy.Excellent presentation.
annjackman (15473) 2012-04-17 1:47
I always think these horses look a bit scary with their flaring nostrils and open mouth!
A great image that is beautifully sharp and well exposed. The colours are lovely.
Kind Regards, Ann
chrisvek (6995) 2012-04-18 16:05
Hi Dear Eleu,
Indeed that this is a very famous place for all the children.Great colors and perfect graduation of them.Great sharpness and ligthning.TFS
ChrisJ (91132) 2012-04-19 9:22
I must have been a strange kid, because I was more interested in the candy, chocolate & lemonade, than the rides! Good color, sharpness, saturation, graphism & contrasted light. Tfs!
delpeoples (48564) 2012-04-25 5:40
Hello dear Eleu
Oh yes, this photo brings back some happy memories from childhood. These horses are beautifully decorated and the photo demonstrates the art superbly. Excellent close-up, good sharpness and great colours.
PS: I hope it's OK if I add this to my Theme?
- Copyright: Eleu Tabares (eldancer1) (20674)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-07-12
- Categories: Daily Life, Artwork, Event
- Exposure: f/4.8, 1/500 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Fun At The Funfair II [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2012-04-16 6:01