A pink one and a blue one

A quick post today. I was hurrying through London the other day on the way to a meeting and suddenly I saw something that shouted – Picture! You’ll know that feeling, I’m sure. You just know it when you see it: when you train your eyes to look for opportunities.  And that’s why you pocket that compact when you leave the house.

A pink one and a blue one - click to enlarge

And there they were – two bikes, a pink one and a blue one, incongruously intertwined outside a restaurant – Chinese I think, but it doesn’t matter where it was! Out with the camera, switch it on, get down for a lowish POV, grab the shot, check the histogram. Job done, in the bag!  And here it is. Just one of those quirky little images that makes me say – I’m glad I saw that. Enjoy.

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Hi - I'm a UK-based photographer who started out 45+ years ago as a lover of landscapes, inspired by my love of outdoor pursuits: skiing, walking and climbing. Now retired, I seldom leave home without a camera and I find images in unexpected places and from different genres. I work on the premise that Photography is Art and that creativity is dependent on the cultivation of 'A Seeing Eye'.
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11 Responses to A pink one and a blue one

  1. Jimi Jones says:

    Nice find, Andy. Flamingo colored bicycles. LOL Nice composition, man.


  2. Len Saltiel says:

    Sometimes the spur of the moment shots are the best ones. Well captured Andy. I don’t think I would want to be seen riding either one of those…


  3. Dave DiCello says:

    How cool is that Andy? A cool find and a great capture!


  4. Wow neon pink. Great find.


  5. ken bello says:

    The way these bikes are placed together is so cool and touching. Good catch.


  6. I’m glad you saw it too Andy. Super image. A boy and a girl bike…gotta love it.


  7. Great find here Andy. That’s definitely not something you see every day.


  8. I love capturing little finds like this. Good eye.


  9. ChrisdMRF says:

    Great shot Andy, and yes, always have a camera and always have eyes open


  10. Adam Allegro says:

    Great find! LI like the reflected van. Cool shot.


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