AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes

AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
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Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Ruby Drums


A drummer adding some colour to the Mornington markets held every Wednesday along the main street.
This market has been running for 30 years.


Drumming up colour
And textures of the streetscape
Like throbbing rhythms


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15 comments:

Sylvia K said...

Great shot, Gemma, and how fun to see them at the market!!

Gary said...

Great addition to the market. Boom & Gary of the Vermilon River, Canada.

eileeninmd said...

Great shot of the drums and drummer! Thanks for sharing your world, have a happy week!

NatureFootstep said...

a little color don´t hurt. Especially as it comes with music.:)

Ralph said...

It is always enjoyable to shop where street performers are around to add the right musical ambience to the retailers. Makes the day even more fun...

Carol L McKenna said...

Wonderful shot for both blogs ~ ^_^

(A Creative Harbor)

Jama said...

Beautiful shot!

Jackie said...

This is an awesome shot Gemma. It has a gritty feeling to it. I can almost here the beat of the drums!

Lovely and happy!:-)

Kalantikan said...

Oh that is a different view on some roadside, you said market side. They really think of so many different things.

Fun60 said...

Street musicians add such colour to the day.

HOOTIN ANNI said...

Really a fun, fun image. I can nearly hear the rhythmic beat as he taps while we walk by. 30 years for the market's existence? That's awesome.

RNSANE said...

What a way to add to the fun of market
day. I'll bet people are dancing in the streets, especially if the reggae or Caribbean music.

My Ruby Tuesday 2 is at:
http://rnsane.blogspot.com/2013/01/ruby-tuesday-2-mels-diner-san-francisco.html

Laura said...

love this Gemma!

Genie Robinson said...

NIce capture. Street musicians add so much to a stroll through the city. genie

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Reminds me of street markets in Eugene (Oregon)...drummer and everything!

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