Posted by Bettina (Los Angeles, United States) on 29 March 2010 in Lifestyle & Culture and Portfolio.
A street fair carney gives in to fatigue surrounded by relentless amusement.
ah, wretched excess! I love the guy going by the mouth, perhaps to be swallowed up. the lack of a crowd gives this a kind of "twilight zone" quality
29 Mar 2010 5:12am
@clodagh smith: Thanks! I like that guy, too. :)
Wow you're right too much fun but brilliant
29 Mar 2010 5:35am
A wonderfully seen picture Bettina!!! The bright colors and designs contrasting with the 'exhausted' is fabulous!!
29 Mar 2010 6:10am
Here's one for the coulrophobes, and a good companion piece to http://signs-of-life.aminus3.com/image/2008-09-18.html
29 Mar 2010 7:50am
What a bunch of popping colors - love the guy & the Exit sign is so clever in your compo - yours, maybe, with the script achieved ? Congrats and now : Fiesta for you ! ;)
29 Mar 2010 8:39am
cette image pétille de couleurs et de gaité et pourtant personne ne semble vraiment s'amuser..
29 Mar 2010 9:34am
A picture full of color and life! I miss the presence of children!
29 Mar 2010 10:15am
@Fonts: You're right. There was so much "fun" (and heat) not that many came. Perhaps he was in charge of the "bad" ride.
Great funny colors and a good scene, well seen ! Phil.
29 Mar 2010 12:46pm
Yes, too much fun. What an explosion of colors.
29 Mar 2010 2:10pm
Lovely , cheerful, colorful world ;)
29 Mar 2010 2:59pm
What an explotion of colors..... Wonderful.... As a very dear person to me used to say: If it ain't too much it's not enough!!!! You can always Exit if it gets too much.
29 Mar 2010 4:23pm
Nice shot ! I like all the colors filling the frame !
29 Mar 2010 5:54pm
Excellent!!! Great find and very well captured. I love the colours and detail. BRAVO
29 Mar 2010 6:23pm
@✿ Anina ✿: Thank you so much. Got a little yellow in myself there.
Soaking up the rays! good catch. I really like the graphics in the backround.
29 Mar 2010 7:36pm
très chouettes, toutes ces couleurs.
29 Mar 2010 8:42pm
@Marie: Thank you for your comment! I appreciate it!
Dreaming to escape the noise and music, the colours make it look exciting, good shot.
29 Mar 2010 8:52pm
So many colours! Very attractive.
29 Mar 2010 9:56pm
a bit more colour would be good!!....I guess our man is quite rightly 'avin a quiet moment....
29 Mar 2010 10:41pm
More colours than a paint store has to offer, is he guarding the exit.
29 Mar 2010 11:57pm
Poor guy does look worn out but surrounded by such vibrant colors
30 Mar 2010 1:09am
I love the colours...this is such a vibrant and alive shot.
30 Mar 2010 4:31am
We're not here for fun ! It should be fun ! An image of the western world today ... Excessive images, games, continual zapping ...
30 Mar 2010 7:25am
This is a great image-moment and a very suitably vibrant image, too !
30 Mar 2010 7:15pm
Wow so much color, amazing!
30 Mar 2010 11:25pm
It's a comment that is great.... wonderful pic too.
31 Mar 2010 9:31pm
I like all the bright colours here, a fun place indeed :-)
1 Apr 2010 3:29am
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