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Street Photography Osaka: Umeda

Posted by
Daryl Johnson (Worcester Park, United Kingdom) on 2 February 2009 in Documentary & Street and Portfolio.

The 3-day Street Photography theme was organised by Damon Schreiber:

I apologise in advance if I'm tardy with commenting on your blogs or returning comments during the week... I will get to you though!

David Huang from Melbourne, Australia those surprised looks on their face

2 Feb 2009 7:45am

@David Huang: Thanks David!

standley from Carquefou, France

They seem quite surprised! I like the graphics of the buildings.

2 Feb 2009 8:26am

@standley: Cheers Richard!

Laura from Birmingham, United Kingdom

really great shot with the pedestrians looking straight down the lens. Like it.

2 Feb 2009 9:55am

@Laura: Thanks Laura!

Hikari from Kumamoto, Japan

Here in Japan is impossible to become invisible on the streets , everybody look at us !!
Very good !

2 Feb 2009 1:09pm

@Hikari: Cheers Hikari!

Hikari from Kumamoto, Japan

I forgot ! , congrats for the spotlight !!

2 Feb 2009 1:30pm

@Hikari: Oh! I didn't notice! Thanks Hikari!

Cheryl from Texas, United States

I love the expressions of the front ladies! wonderful light on the building

2 Feb 2009 2:12pm

@Cheryl: Cheers Cheryl!

browneyes from Kanagawa, Japan

Ha ha ha, really interesting capture. I guess I can't take those expression Japanese in Japan! Nice attempt! :-)

2 Feb 2009 2:31pm

@browneyes: Thanks browneyes!

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

That's one project you've accomplished very well, love both the people foreground and the city background, well done Daryl :)

2 Feb 2009 2:38pm

@Lorraine: Cheers Lorraine!

Richard_Irwin from Belper, United Kingdom

I like your angle, using the tight crop for maximum impact, good work.

2 Feb 2009 3:33pm

@Richard_Irwin: Cheers Richard!

vu@granby - Wolfgang from Granby, Québec, Canada

The ladies seem to be unsure of your intentions.... Well done Daryl!

2 Feb 2009 3:51pm

@vu@granby - Wolfgang: The story of my life Wolfgang...

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Beautiful scene. Love the lady texting on her cell phone.

2 Feb 2009 5:17pm

@Steve Rice: Cheers Steve!

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Congratulations on yesterday's image getting spotlighted on aminus3.

2 Feb 2009 5:19pm

@Steve Rice: Thanks for that Steve!

Giovanni from Milan, Italy

Love their expressions! Beautiful capture and excellent b&w!

2 Feb 2009 5:42pm

@Giovanni: Thanks Giovanni!

Ajinkya from Pune, India

the architecture in the backdrop is nicely captured..

2 Feb 2009 7:02pm

@Ajinkya: Thanks Ajinkya!

Twelvebit from Victoria, United States

The right foreground of your photo is very interesting.

2 Feb 2009 9:52pm

@Twelvebit: Steady...

Damon Schreiber from Toronto, Canada

Love those apprehensive expressions contrasted with the strong buildings behind. So Osaka!

3 Feb 2009 3:36am

@Damon Schreiber: Thanks Damon!

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

This is a great shot Daryl. I like your focus on the buildings, your subjects being in a more shallow depth of field. Great work.

3 Feb 2009 4:00am

@bluechameleon: Cheers bc!

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street photography theme 2009 by Jason Kravitz