Thursday, June 14, 2012

Parade in England

 Woman on ladder Pointing, London UK 2012
 Young couple wearing Queen attire, London UK 2012
Man wearing Union Jack suit, London UK 2012

The atmosphere on the day of the Queen's Jubilee celebration in London , reminded me of a New Orleans Mardi Gras parade. People wore costumes, stood on ladders for a better view, drank lots of alcohol and watched a parade of boats instead of floats.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Splendor in the Grass*

 Grosvenor Square Gardens, London UK 2012
 Kew Gardens, Kew-London, UK 2012
Bishop's Park, London UK 2012

*Splendor in the Grass is a 1961 romantic drama film that tells a story of sexual repression, love, heartbreak, and manic-depression, from which the character Deanie suffers. Written by William Inge, who appears briefly as a Protestant clergyman and won an Oscar for his screenplay, the film was directed by Elia Kazan.

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Queen for a Day

 Masked Man, London UK 2012
 Shop Window Collage, London UK 2012
 Plastic Queens, London UK 2012
Queen on Big Screen, London UK 2012
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The Queen was everywhere and on everything in celebration of her 60 years of reign.

Monday, June 11, 2012

Picturing People - Jilly Sharpe

Jilly wearing Apron. Broadstairs, UK 2012
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Jilly Sharpe - entrepreneur , mother and friend.

Sunday, June 10, 2012

A Boy near Broadstairs

Boy in Floral Shirt, London , UK 2010
form the series UKOK
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As I walked towards the exit of the tube station, returning from Broadstairs,this shirt caught my eye.