Wednesday, February 17, 2016

Series - Tampa's Gasparilla Parade 3

Greetings from the Hermit Writer.

I mostly try to photograph people with their permission. Sometimes they would die to see the shots I get. Huh?

Most people are giving and sharing.

Some just love fancy hosiery. 

(When there is no float...enjoy the bay)

Sometimes the costumes are so good I don't wait for a nod.

All it takes is 'the eye' or a smile sometimes.

I love people. (They're weird, just like my character Margarite says, but that's cool, because I fit in that way.)

This lady was just adorable. I never got to her to give her my card, so she could get her photograph. I rue that. People should get to enjoy what others enjoy, in them. 

People watching is soooo entertaining. Heck with the parade.

I had guns like that once. (bwa ha ha...yea...sure)

8 comments:

  1. People watching is seriously addictive isn't it?

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  2. People watching is one of my favourite activities; like you say, to heck with the parade! =)

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  3. I love these photos! Everyone is so pretty and having such fun.

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  4. What a fabulous time for people watching and photographing. And what a fun time to just be.

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  5. Love it. I think that's the thing I loved most about NYC, the people watching. The subway was the best place to gather story bits from people's interactions.

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  6. You are the man who (in every single detail) knows his people! Great shots Mac.

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  7. Nice shots but where is Jack Sparrow? :D

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