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Fishing trip

Getting ready on the beach in the evening at Almuñéca, where Laurie Lee stepped out one mid summer morning in the 1930's. Back now after days of endless sun. Thank you for all the visits and comments over the last two weeks.

comments (16)

good light on this, great candid image
John Prior: Thank you Derek
Love this composition!
Can even see the cat!?!
Calm and peaceful.
John Prior: Thank you, a lot of feral cats here.
  • Sidney
  • Germany
  • 25 Oct 2010, 01:07
Looks like 3 generations of fishermen.
Great light and colors.
What a beautiful place.
John Prior: Thank you Sidney.
A typical scene. Here, the old men inspect the nets - as I see one is doing here. They leave the young ones to go to sea.
John Prior: Thanks Shelia. Apparently a lot of illegal fishing happens here as this region has the highest unemployment in Spain.
Gorgeous light and colour. I love the fact that two of the people are rather smartly dress, and the cat is a delightful surprise. (:o)
John Prior: Thanks Rosalyn. It was lovely there.
  • Chris
  • England
  • 25 Oct 2010, 07:42
That cat can detect fish!
John Prior: Thanks Chris, a lot of feral cats around this part of the beach.
  • vintage
  • Brisbane Australia
  • 25 Oct 2010, 08:19
well composed great colours
John Prior: Many thanks Vintage.
No great sense of urgency to set sail. I like this very much
John Prior: Thanks Bill. The Spanish are very laid back about most things.
Wonderful candid capture. Light and tones are superb!
John Prior: Many thanks Richard.
Surveying what they own, lovely capture and light smile
John Prior: Thank you Linda.
A really good candid John, I love the colours of the boat and the sweeping arc of the beach and rocks.
John Prior: Thank you Brian
I like the colours of the little boat; nice picture of working people.
Have a nice day.
John Prior: Thanks Dom smile
  • Olivier
  • Belgium
  • 25 Oct 2010, 17:33
Excellent light for this nice composition!
John Prior: Thanks Oliver for visit and comment.
  • Otto K.
  • United States
  • 25 Oct 2010, 23:12
lovely composition and light in this.
John Prior: Thanks Otto smile
  • grapf
  • Germany
  • 26 Oct 2010, 06:52
many people for such a little fishing boat.
The colours are amazing!
John Prior: Thanks Grapf. I was told the old men just help prepare the nets and leave the fishing to the younger ones.
  • milou
  • sunny Southampton
  • 31 Oct 2010, 10:39
Beautiful blues, and I like the "three generations" aspect.

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