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CHINATOWN 2012 Year of the Dragon

Discussion in 'Scenic, Architecture, and Travel' started by freddytto, Jan 25, 2012.

  1. freddytto

    freddytto TalkEmount All-Pro

    Dec 2, 2011
    Puebla, Mexico
    I went for a walk to Chinatown in New York, on Monday and l did these shots so I wanted to share with you. The sign of the Dragon part of Chinese astrology and the ancient Eastern cultures, is considered the serpent as an animal of good luck. As in ancient China is considered the guardian of the treasures of wisdom well.

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  2. serhan

    serhan TalkEmount All-Pro

    Aug 27, 2011
    Very colorful and nice photos, also good captures of people's emotions.
  3. freddytto

    freddytto TalkEmount All-Pro

    Dec 2, 2011
    Puebla, Mexico
    thnks serhan,was fun day
  4. lowincash

    lowincash TalkEmount Regular

    Dec 21, 2011
    Los Angeles
    very festive there, it was kinda boring here in our chinatown haha
  5. olli

    olli TalkEmount Veteran

    Aug 16, 2011
    Washington DC
    Like the dragon shot.
  6. davect01

    davect01 Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 20, 2011
    Fountain Hills, AZ
    So much color to be found.
  7. freddytto

    freddytto TalkEmount All-Pro

    Dec 2, 2011
    Puebla, Mexico
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    <a href="http://www.flickr.com/photos/freddy_007/6763606351/" title="year of the dragon,the baby by Freddytto Robles, on Flickr"> 6763606351_4f250f94a6_b. "625" height="1024" alt="year of the dragon,the baby"></a>
  8. Amin Sabet

    Amin Sabet Administrator

    Aug 6, 2011
    Freddytto, these are fantastic, and seeing the last two in larger size makes a big difference in presentation.
  9. freddytto

    freddytto TalkEmount All-Pro

    Dec 2, 2011
    Puebla, Mexico
    Thnks Amin if the colors and resolution are amazing, and I made some cuts to originals,
  10. Bimjo

    Bimjo Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Oct 28, 2011
    Washington State
    Nice shots, I don't know how I missed them before. Well done. :) 
  11. Phoenix

    Phoenix TalkEmount Top Veteran

    Aug 25, 2011
    Melbourne, Australia
    Phoenix Gonzales
    Very rich colours and great composition.
  12. Dioptrick

    Dioptrick TalkEmount All-Pro

    Feb 4, 2012
    New Zealand
    Fantastic photos Freddytto! Shooting in crowds is not easy to do (not for me anyway).

    I'm amazed by how rich the colours came out in your photos in spite of an overcast day.
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