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Pigeons from Baščaršija

Canon EOS REBEL XT 1/320 second F/8.0 ISO 400 75 mm


"The moment always dictates in my work. What I feel, I do. This is the most important thing for me. Everybody can look, but they don't necessarily see. I never calculate or consider; I see a situation and I know that it's right, even if I have to go back to get the proper lighting."
~ Andre Kertesz

bahman parandin from kermanshah, Iran

great shot with nice moment.

9 Mar 2012 5:37am

Lokesh from Hyderabad, India

wonderfully captured M.....

9 Mar 2012 6:05am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle scpène superbe quelle nombre de pigesons superbe cpatage avec le personnage génail.
belle journée

9 Mar 2012 6:08am

pascale from Brussels, Belgium

great action with the pigeons
what a difference with Venice :)
love this one

9 Mar 2012 6:36am

Luke from Spokane Washington, United States

Wow, she is being overwhelmed!

9 Mar 2012 6:56am

Punit from Somewhere in, India

The tones are fantastic here. Lovely!

9 Mar 2012 7:13am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

Fabulous movement and tones, great scene

9 Mar 2012 7:19am

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Nice frame

9 Mar 2012 7:35am

Khalil from Beirut, Lebanon

Mais dis donc, il y a bien du monde. Magnifique scène de rue joliment captée avec tout son naturel.

9 Mar 2012 7:42am

Thierry Pouleur from anseremme, Belgium

excellent attention au cheveu

9 Mar 2012 7:54am

Lacroux from Aubergenville, France

I've seen such scenes elsewhere, especially in Istanbul ... but there were so many tourists than natives!

9 Mar 2012 8:00am

Gérard Beullac from Paris, France

Crowdy !

9 Mar 2012 8:12am

Ellebelle from Medemblik, Netherlands

This scene reminds me of Amsterdam.
Lots of motion!!
Looks like the pigeon is going to land on the man's head .........

9 Mar 2012 8:29am

Emmeji from France

Du mouvement, de la vie,il ne manque que les roucoulements!

9 Mar 2012 8:30am

Frida from Sweden

Wow I would have been a bit intimidated surrounded by all those pigeons.

9 Mar 2012 8:40am

@Frida: no, you would not :)

PATRICK from miramas, France

excellent 5****

9 Mar 2012 9:04am

Gérard Méry from Saint-Cyr-sur-Loire, France

On se croirait à Venise ou Florence...ou même à Paris...çà vit !

9 Mar 2012 10:10am

rick from brisbane, Australia

Good shot reminds me of St Mark's Square ...oh, Trafalger Square also.

9 Mar 2012 10:18am

Chantal from Terheijden, Netherlands

looks like out Amsterdam Dam Palace with al the doves

9 Mar 2012 10:26am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

They are hungry! Cool shot of these folks having fun feeding the pigeons and the pigeons enjoying the treat.

9 Mar 2012 10:27am

franz from Baden, Austria

cool ... there are surely more than in venice ... ;-))
i love the bemused look on the man's face! he seems to be unaware that he's 'under attack' ...

9 Mar 2012 11:22am

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

Gute Bewegung der Tauben. Schöne Straßenszene.

9 Mar 2012 12:31pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

Great street shot !!

9 Mar 2012 12:44pm

Cheryl from Texas, United States

lot's of action going on here....nice street shot!

9 Mar 2012 12:48pm

Phil David Morris, 2012 from Saskatoon, New York, Canada

These lucky birds must get a lot of handouts here. Beautiful photo, again the colour is superb !~

9 Mar 2012 12:58pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful capture. Love pigeons in large numbers at places like these. Great action shot. Excellent, Mariana. :)

9 Mar 2012 1:59pm

Yves from Isserpent, France

Superbe envolée !
Très, très joli !

9 Mar 2012 2:02pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice!!!

9 Mar 2012 2:03pm

Göran from Skanör, Sweden

Reminds me of Trafalgar Square in London before they got rid of all the pigeons there. I am n ot especially fond of these birds but the shot works well all the same.

9 Mar 2012 2:41pm

Victoria from Sweden

Very nice photo!

9 Mar 2012 3:02pm

Roman from Thiersee, Austria

great photo!

9 Mar 2012 3:25pm

Hanry from Castricum, Netherlands

Pretty lively street, you see the people enjoy feeding the pigeons. Very nice.

9 Mar 2012 3:49pm

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

A sea of pigeons, this is awesome! Mariana nice day.

9 Mar 2012 4:11pm

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

wonderful mary, beautiful image

9 Mar 2012 4:48pm

thami from Fès, Morocco

Les pigeons sont les véritables animateurs de la place publique !
Bonne fin de semaine lumineuse et chal-heureuse!

9 Mar 2012 4:57pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A huge flock creating quite a frenzy here, which you have captured beautifully. Someone must have had some bread crumbs available.

9 Mar 2012 5:26pm

Lena from San Francisco, United States

Fantastic scene. excellent frame.

9 Mar 2012 5:34pm

Eric C. from Ivry sur Seine, France

I like this one !!

9 Mar 2012 5:41pm

Tomek from Poznań, Poland

So many pigeons.:-)Beautiful street shot.

9 Mar 2012 7:07pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

They seem to be comfortable in each other's space! Nicely captured Mariana! ;-)

9 Mar 2012 7:53pm

DULCIE from Danville, CA, United States

I love the motion and texture and clutter of this scene. So dynamic !!

9 Mar 2012 8:09pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Fantastic capture, that is alot of pigeons!

9 Mar 2012 8:39pm

Bruno F from France

Super shot !!!
Such à Nice capture ! Great !

9 Mar 2012 8:57pm

J.R. from Urasoe City, Japan

Surprised there aren't more umbrellas to keep one from getting bombed:)

9 Mar 2012 9:00pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

They love to be fed. I like the noise they make. Beautiful image. Great processing!

9 Mar 2012 9:08pm

Soheil from Tehran, Iran

the nice one
i like it

9 Mar 2012 9:12pm

curieuzeneuzemosterdpot from somewhere between viewer and subject, Belgium

impressive moment, mariana!!

9 Mar 2012 9:57pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

terrific capture

9 Mar 2012 11:15pm

Agus Haryono from Mataram, Indonesia

Great capture, lovely color tone.

10 Mar 2012 12:25am

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

What an amazing scene you've captured here, Mariana. I just love the various poses you caught of both the birds and people.

10 Mar 2012 12:48am

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Lots of pigeons ! Small number of pigeons is OK, but I don't like such lots of them. This picture is super.

10 Mar 2012 2:53am

@Hiro: I hate snakes, I hate bugs, but good picture/ macros of them is something I like and appreciate :)

Pixim from Nice, France

Wow, It is impressive this quantity of pigeons. In every case, as me, the man lingers with a smile over this phenomenon fowl

10 Mar 2012 5:31pm

RORO from LE HAVRE, France

So much movement here, Nice shot

10 Mar 2012 5:48pm

Marcie from Newton, United States

Fantastic scene and image. So many pigeons!!

11 Mar 2012 8:18pm

Richard Geven from Montferland, Netherlands

memory's again Mariana...
I reminds me of the pigions in Venice, Kitty had a lot of them on her arm ;)
The memory's give me a pleasant and warm feeling...
See you!

11 Mar 2012 9:21pm

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Wonderful color cast...

12 Mar 2012 7:05am

rian from vestavia hills, United States

wow, there sure are a lot of them.. nice capture!

14 Mar 2012 2:33am

domlortha from Roanne, France

There is only in Venice where the pigeons are stars ! NIce capture!
Have a nice day.

14 Mar 2012 4:33pm

cajera from France

Un beau régiment de pigeons

17 Mar 2012 12:26am

1/320 second
ISO 400
75 mm