Snappers snapping photographers . . . by wordpixman

Snappers snapping photographers . . .

THIS IS NOT A NEW PHOTO. UNABLE TO GO OUT SO EXERCISING MY MIND.(or what is left of it) recycling SOME OLD POSTS VIA Flash back'. Hope it works.

was reminded of those fairground attractions known as Halls of Mirrors, in which your reflection is repeated as far as the eye can see, when I saw these people photographing people snapping photographers snapping a wedding party at St Paul's Cathedral yesterday ... so I took one, too.

Fave!
July 6th, 2014  
Cool picture.
July 6th, 2014  
Love it, and the narrative makes me smile as you described the scene perfectly.
July 6th, 2014  
Awesome and so true
July 6th, 2014  
So many layers of people photographing other people photographing other people, etc., etc.--well seen and shot!
July 6th, 2014  
Love it, well spotted. I think you got the best shot of the day.
July 6th, 2014  
… and this… :-)
July 6th, 2014  
Interesting in many ways - philosophically, where do all these endless digital images end up? - clogging computers and hard drives around the world?
July 6th, 2014  
Lovely shots and candids
July 6th, 2014  
Bev
Great candid
July 6th, 2014  
@tristansmum ...Thanks for your kind comment.
@ethelperry ...Hmm ...I too have often thought that the trash-can of history must be bottomless!
@sansjuan @kbird61 @prttblues @onewing @nanalisarocks @agedrunner @bankmann ... Thank you one and all!
July 6th, 2014  
Good fun!
July 6th, 2014  
I agree with Babs, you do have the best shot of the day, tells a great story and I love the processing :-)
July 6th, 2014  
@ellida ... Thank you, Graham.
@onewing @hermann ... Thank you ladies; I agree it was the best of my day, but superlatives are very subjective and depend on the viewer's personal preferences, and just two Faves (which are of course most welcome, and I am sure, honest) tell a quite different sorry, reflecting a wider view -- but I have no complaints; it's nice to have honest opinions, not automatic back-slapping and honesty is what I believe we have here, so thank you all for that.
July 6th, 2014  
Fabulous image - so interesting with all the people doing ordinary people things :) - well captured!
July 6th, 2014  
Love this. Sometimes the snapshots are as good as the professional photos these days.
July 6th, 2014  
@lynnilou @sarah19 ... Thank you both!
Yes, Sarah, even the simplest budget priced digital cameras of today can match the professionals in the right hands, but I think we are all aware that it's not the camera that makes the picture, but the brain behind the finger on the button, and here I must admit a failure . . . I have been required to take wedding photographs many times but they have never been as good as those photographers who do it every day. Experience counts!
July 6th, 2014  
I like this, makes you wonder what they are all doing..
July 6th, 2014  
Wonderful processing Arthur. I really like all the different photographers going about their business of snapping the shot.
July 6th, 2014  
Great fun shot Arthur..
July 6th, 2014  
You must be very posh to be able to have a wedding in St Paul's surely? A fave for me because I like the sort painted effect you have done & the wider angle.....your photographers & gussets are all nicely composed standing in the proper places...a very pleasing photo.
July 6th, 2014  
Oh deary me of course I put guests but must have spelt it wrong corrected by spell check hilariously!
July 6th, 2014  
A lovely shot:-)
July 6th, 2014  
I had to look at this to "get it", but when I did, I love so many taking photos! Certainly a commentary of some kind. I also like how all but the two in the forefront looks somewhat like a painting. Really nice.
July 6th, 2014  
Great find, like these scenes.
July 6th, 2014  
Good capture and subject.
July 6th, 2014  
Wonder if there was someone behind you taking a photo of you taking a photo of.....
I like this very much, especially all the different poses of the people. Nicely observed and I like your interpretation too. Fav'd.
July 6th, 2014  
Well spotted reminds me of panto he is behind you oh no he isn't oh yes he is ha ha lovely shot, some one must have money to marry in st Pauls, fav
July 9th, 2014  
I love taking photos of people taking photos and probably you are on Youtube in Japan from someone filming you too!
March 23rd, 2018  
Hope you are OK Arthur! This photo is dated here in March 18 but all the comments are in 2014! Still I haven't seen it!
May 27th, 2018  
I can never resist photographing photographers photographing... and they're doing it here in grand style.

Keep well Arthur - do what you can and forget about what you can't.
July 1st, 2018  
I like this composition with layers of people.
July 4th, 2018  

Still strggling to @yaorenliu @vignouse reply
July 20th, 2018  
@onewing HELP ... Lost in cyberspace
can anybody hear my cries?
July 20th, 2018  
@wordpixman I hear you loud and clear Arthur... you're still with us ;-))
July 20th, 2018  
@wordpixman I can hear you Arthur.
July 20th, 2018  
I can hear you, Arthur. Hope you're keeping well
July 20th, 2018  
@vignouse ... Thankyou seems I can only reply (on my phone, not laptop or tablet) but cannot start a conversation nor nuffink else nowhere . Still trying!!
July 22nd, 2018  
@carolmw ... Thank you for confirming that I still exist and can apparently reply but only on my phone, not laptop nor android tablet.
Curiouser and curiouser. Praps its me brane wot needs re-booting!
July 22nd, 2018  
@onewing .. Thank you .... It seems that I do still exit but only on my windows phone, not pc or android, and can only reply - not initiate or search.
Oh well. Nil illigitimi carborundum!
July 22nd, 2018  
I can hear you loud and clear!
We are in the midst of a drought but it is supposed to end soon. I gather it is dry in the UK as well.
I love this shot of people with their cameras recording the wedding yet many of those photographers are not dressed for the wedding!
July 23rd, 2018  
I heard you today Arthur, shout louder! Seriously hope you're keeping cool in this hot wealthier & feel good. Take care! X
August 7th, 2018  
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