Tag Archives: window dressing

Faces in the window

A department store window is hardly where you would expect to see Frank Sinatra. But this is most definitely him. And peering out not far from Frank was another star from the past: a young Cary Grant, I think. But … Continue reading

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I’m Looking

There’s only one answer to the request: ‘Look at This’, and that is: ‘I’m Looking’. But what am I actually seeing. This is a boarded up Advertising site (Billboard or Hoarding) on Southbank that someone has painted blue, and now … Continue reading

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Need a helping hand?

The image for today was taken two minutes after the one posted two days ago – click here to see that previous image. Street photography is not easy and I’m not entirely comfortable taking candid shots of people. Everyone has … Continue reading

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Looking at you, Looking at me

Three months ago I posted an image of this poster – click here to re-visit that first image. We were back in the same shopping centre last week and I saw this opportunity to capture another image. It’s always disconcerting … Continue reading

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Same Window, Different Poster

Four weeks ago I posted ‘Looking at you’. Click the link if you missed it, to see the earlier poster. We returned to this same precinct just before Easter and the Man in the poster had gone. To be replaced … Continue reading

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Looking at You

A benign, non-threatening, expressionless face looking straight ahead fills a vast floor to ceiling window in a fashion store in this shopping precinct. He’s certainly an eye-catcher. Ladies – you might call him handsome. Reflections of the shop windows opposite … Continue reading

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Do my eyes deceive me?

No, your eyes do not deceive you. Yes, that is a portion of the rear end of a classic 1960s American car. And No, it is not a trick shot or a montage. Difficult though it may be to believe, … Continue reading

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Triplets

We are nearly midway through June and I was expecting to be outdoors with a camera. But I’m not as this prolonged spell of cold, grey, wet and sometimes windy weather continues with the occasional brief respite. And so I’m … Continue reading

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Window Dressing

‘Window Dressing is an Art form – discuss’.  An interesting topic for a discussion forum perhaps. Maybe the best answer would be to hedge and say – yes, sometimes. It depends. If, for example, you are selling office supplies then … Continue reading

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Window Snapping

This is the time of year when couples go out shopping together.  Don’t you just love that!? Sometimes it works, but the likelihood is that for at least part of that trip you’ll split up and go your own way … Continue reading

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