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Lantern Parade - Brisbane Australia

Discussion in 'Street, Documentary, and Portrait' started by PhilS, Jun 7, 2013.

  1. PhilS

    PhilS Mu-43 Veteran

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    Oct 24, 2012
    Brisbane, Australia
    Phil Savory
    This parade is a simple symbolic statement that unites people in a public gesture of support and welcome. Its also a fantastic photo opportunity.

    All images taken with OMD EM5 & CV 25mm@f 1.2, ISO was 2000 with noise reduction in Photoshop.

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  2. slothead

    slothead Mu-43 All-Pro

    Aug 14, 2012
    Frederick, MD
    Pretty cool Phil! Any images from afar with a super wide - that perhaps show the lanterns in the parade (in a row or whatever - that's what I think of as a parade)?
     
  3. PhilS

    PhilS Mu-43 Veteran

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    Oct 24, 2012
    Brisbane, Australia
    Phil Savory
    Tom

    It was my first time there, was packed with people, I had three children in tow and got too caught up in the moment so I just mainly stayed in one place to take the photos, but there is always next year..:) The parade ended up in a rotunda where they had dancing and other performances. The aboriginal performance was taken with the Oly 75mm.

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  4. uci2ci

    uci2ci Mu-43 All-Pro

    Jun 22, 2012
    Los Angeles, CA
    Sam
    Awesome. I love the hippo