Sunday, September 22, 2013

Picture Post 1128 : Costa Del Col


I am never quite sure what makes me take a photograph. Some half-thought, some snatch of an untold story, some incongruous pattern - who knows? It has a meaning at the moment I press the electronic shutter but it may be long forgotten in the part-second it takes the image to appear on the viewing screen.

These two women were walking along the harbour wall in Puerta Banus with all the energy of a pair of climbers tackling the South Col of Everest. For a moment in time it made a good image. Now it makes a good memory.

4 comments:

  1. I think walking sticks are a marvelous idea.

    I wonder about the stack rising behind the wall? A ship? Something more mundane?

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  2. I also see 2stacks. Just wondering what from?

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  3. I know why you took this. You could line them up so they were walking on the horizon line which is pretty neat.

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  4. Looks sunny and warm there perhaps that is the memory:)

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