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Should we take it to the police station?

Should we take it to the police station?

No it is not trick photography... it is a piece of granite sculpture in Melbourne's Bourke Street Mall.



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Date: Sat July 28, 2007
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I love the expression on the one passer-byes face...nice tonal quality
#1 Sat July 28, 2007 1:04pm

i luv this photo... find it hilarious and the tones are beautiful....
"The poetry of photography will always be more important than the mechanics of the camera..." - J-H. Lartigue
#2 Sat July 28, 2007 2:37pm

I bet it's a lovely piece as well John.....having worked in a quarry that polished slate and stone, i know what sort of finish is possible

> John
#3 Sat July 28, 2007 2:42pm

I thought it was a real purse. I was picturing you on your hands and knees and I thought that's why they were snickering. My hat's off to you. Thumbs Up!
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#4 Sat July 28, 2007 3:39pm

A giant dropped it on his way to the "Big Mans Shop"............nice one John,,,,a great novelty shot plus brilliant technique! it.....................Ken
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#5 Sat July 28, 2007 6:32pm

I agree with Amanda, it looks like a real purse. I thought you had put the camera on the ground to get that effect........great shot and different.......Alan.
#6 Sat July 28, 2007 11:09pm

Geeesh... this is too funny. I also love the tones.
Good work!
... Jass
#7 Sun July 29, 2007 7:47am

I thought it was real in the thumbnail and you had got down low! You fooled us! A lovely shot of an excellent piece of sculpture. Viv
#8 Sun July 29, 2007 11:11pm

Thank you one and all. John it is indeed a beautiful piece of work. john
We're off to see the Lizard~~the wonderful (sic) Lizard of Oz~~
#9 Mon July 30, 2007 12:54am

Definitely don't take it to the AFP! Love it - especially the smiles on the faces of the financial types. Must go and take some pics of the pigs in Rundle Mall Smile
#10 Mon July 30, 2007 1:24am

Lol. That looks really surreal! B/w definitely helps the mood.
#11 Mon July 30, 2007 7:26am

Nice one John... Smile
#12 Mon July 30, 2007 11:58am

have to agree with Viv you had me fooled too!! great shot John - Andy
Andy Mansell - If it moves shoot it.... with a Nikon of course!
#13 Wed August 8, 2007 9:31am

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