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Playing "carracas"

Playing "carracas"

Rattle? I'm not sure about the translation of "carraca".

The brotherhoods in Zaragoza are very noisy.



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Date: Wed April 4, 2007
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Ana Great picture,,,I love the ghost hand , thankyou for sharing this with us..... Smile Harvey
#1 Wed April 4, 2007 5:58pm

In my opinion this would have been so much more powerful without the effects. The background at the top doesn't match the rest of the background ( especially through the eyehole front) and is muddy and unconvincing. The blurry hand has become the focal point which detracts from the power of the image as a whole. The thumbnail looks great!
#2 Wed April 4, 2007 8:28pm

I see things another way. The blurring hand lends energy and a vibrant street feel to this. The only effect I see is a slow shutter speed, which the exif data says is 1/15 of a second. A flash helped give definition from the background. I view the background at top as just exactly what it looks like, some kind of wall or sign or something. On the other hand, I couldn't tell a thing from the thumbnail.
#3 Wed April 4, 2007 11:58pm

I agree with Harvey and Chris Ana. Great shot and I like the eyes peeping out. john
We're off to see the Lizard~~the wonderful (sic) Lizard of Oz~~
#4 Fri April 6, 2007 1:01am

I love the colors you have captured here. I bet the sound from the carracas give you goose bumps when they are all playing together.
Have a Happy Easter, Ana. Smile!
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#5 Fri April 6, 2007 7:01am

Stunning and Brilliant shot Ana! Smile D.
#6 Fri April 6, 2007 12:24pm

Wow! Thanks for your comments and generous ratings. Mald it's partly right. I had to be more careful, but I hadn't enough time I like this shot for the action in the hands. The background is a nice wall, but the people was sitting there, so you can only see their legs, then I decided to blur it, may be too much. If I can I will try to do something with it. Smile

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