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Street Performer Photo Contest Finalist
Street Performer
Street Performer

Shot him in Melbourne's city center right opposite the St. Paul's Cathedral. He noticed me with my camera gear and quickly made a pose and I obliged!!!

CATEGORY: Monthly Theme (May 8, 2012)

© Usman Bajwa
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Ann Coates
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    This is fantastic Usman, love the selective colouring. You call them streets performers. We call them buskers. Whatever we call them they are very clever people and very entertaining.

2/14/2012 12:12:29 AM

Dr Silly
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Wonderful use of selective coloring. :O)

2/14/2012 1:46:07 AM

Joy Rector
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well done

2/14/2012 4:28:30 AM

Bob Cournoyer
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He's a good the selective color... :-)

2/14/2012 6:56:24 AM

JudyAnn Rector
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Great image, Usman... dd work is super.

2/14/2012 2:28:13 PM

Kim Andelkovic (Kovic)
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Congrats again UB on your second Finalist WTG :-)

3/25/2012 6:55:11 PM

Mukesh Srivastava
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Huge congrats for another Finalist Win, Usman!!!!

3/25/2012 7:09:03 PM

Peggy J. Pfister
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Great capture! Congratulations and good luck in the next round!

3/25/2012 7:47:25 PM

Katherine Kuhn
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Love your use of selective color -- great capture! Congratulations on your finalist!

3/25/2012 8:02:39 PM

Claudine Grove
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Love this guy and the use of selective color. Congrats on your finalist and good luck in the next round.

3/25/2012 8:54:16 PM

Stan Kwasniowski
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Usman, congratulations, right place at the right time, way to go

3/25/2012 10:55:25 PM

Pat and Graham Robards
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It had to be an Australian posing like that for you UB! Great shot and how uniquely presented! Pat

3/26/2012 1:43:16 AM

Stefania Barbier
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great use of sc... beautiful finalist, congratulations!!!

3/26/2012 4:45:01 AM

Carol Eade
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Beautiful, congrats on another finalist, Usman!

3/26/2012 6:44:17 AM

Maria Coulson
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Great use of selective color. Congratulations and good luck.

3/26/2012 8:50:41 AM

Michele Peterson
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Wonderfully fun image! Another congrats on another finalist!!

3/26/2012 10:07:26 AM

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What a great month for you Usman, and very well deserved!

Congrats on all your finalist!

jo ann c.

3/26/2012 10:17:05 AM

Julianne Bradford
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Love the selective color..terrific work Usman, congrats!

3/26/2012 12:05:43 PM

Christopher J. Budny
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Great S/C choice, Usman; congratulations!

3/26/2012 12:49:28 PM

Emile Abbott
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Great street scene and use of selective color, Congrats again Usman.

3/26/2012 3:20:22 PM

Ann Coates
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This is awesome, congratulations on your finalist award Usman.

3/26/2012 4:54:08 PM

Lydia Williams
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This is fantastic Usman! I love these street performer shots...well done and congratulations!

3/26/2012 5:02:48 PM

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I like the way you worked this, Usman. Congratulations!

3/26/2012 6:40:56 PM

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Congrats Usman on this wonderful finalist!

3/26/2012 6:54:51 PM

Renee Doyle
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Cool capture Usman!! Congratulations!

3/26/2012 7:49:58 PM

Ujjwal Mukherjee
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Beautiful image,Usman! Congratulations!!

3/27/2012 1:29:50 AM

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3/27/2012 2:43:36 AM

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Isn't serendipity wonderful ... to have these moments...when everything just comes together without a plan....wonderful capture Usman....Contratulations and all the best in the next round!

3/27/2012 8:47:57 AM

Deborah C. Lewinson
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So well captured and processed, Usman! Congrats on this wonderful finalist!


3/27/2012 2:52:45 PM

Debbie Bray
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LOVE the selective colour profile here, Usman! Congrats on your FINALIST!

3/27/2012 9:50:12 PM

Dave Montero
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Wonderful presentation Usman. Congratulations on your finalist selection!

3/27/2012 9:59:46 PM

Allen O. Howard
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Nice selective color and a great capture! Congratulations X 3!

3/28/2012 10:57:32 AM

Marcel J. Fernandez
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A classic capture. Congratulations, Usman on your Finalist.

3/28/2012 6:05:36 PM

Usman Bajwa
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Thanks to each one of you for your support and time you took to write these kind encouraging comments!!!


3/29/2012 7:40:20 AM

Merna L. Nobile
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What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Congratulations! Merna

4/1/2012 12:33:21 PM

Karen Celella
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Congratulations on your terrific finalist, Usman!

5/6/2012 4:48:05 AM

Pat and Graham Robards
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Well now, the judges loved this too UB! Congratulations, Pat

6/19/2012 7:38:05 AM

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