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Old September 12th, 2017, 12:46 AM   #1
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NEW ORLEANS With My Lens

NEW ORLEANS With My Lens

I spent 3 nights here in Sept 7 to 10, 2017

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Old September 12th, 2017, 12:53 AM   #2
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Old September 12th, 2017, 03:03 AM   #3
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Great new thread Capricorn!
One of my favorite cities in the USA.
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Old September 12th, 2017, 05:31 AM   #4
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Wow! excellent quality and awesome photos. one of the best.
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Old September 12th, 2017, 06:54 AM   #5
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Interesting new thread with superb pics, capricorn!
A good decision to do them black/white!
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Old September 12th, 2017, 04:40 PM   #6
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Very atmospheric shots of a remarkable city!
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Old September 12th, 2017, 09:41 PM   #7
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Interesting, very nice black-white photos of New Orleans, capricorn
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Old September 12th, 2017, 09:46 PM   #8
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A good decision to do them black/white!
Great set of pictures, although I would prefer to see them in color.

Must visit this musical treasure one day....
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Old September 13th, 2017, 12:43 PM   #9
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thank you all - roberto, dan, why-why and chris and to silvia & ben ; I think there are photos that look better
in black & white and in color as well so here are some photos of the hotel we were in at Chartres St in French Quarter.
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Old September 13th, 2017, 06:24 PM   #10
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Old September 13th, 2017, 07:42 PM   #11
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#10 definitely needs the coloured pics. ;-)
Nice updates!

This one is a superb pic, capricorn!
Looks good in colour, would also look good in b/w.

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Old September 14th, 2017, 03:33 AM   #12
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beautiful! this is one city I would like to see in person,
lovely black & white shots which really bring us back to olden times.
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Old September 14th, 2017, 07:50 AM   #13
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nice pics - New Orleans.
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Old September 15th, 2017, 12:50 AM   #14
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lovely! I like the clarity of those black & white shots.
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Old September 15th, 2017, 05:59 AM   #15
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I think New Orleans must be one of the most interesting cities in USA. Very nice thread!
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Old September 15th, 2017, 06:33 AM   #16
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I used to live 4 hours from NOLA. There's truly no other city like it.
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Old September 15th, 2017, 05:08 PM   #17
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thanks all, and appreciate your lookings, likes and comments


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I think New Orleans must be one of the most interesting cities in USA. Very nice thread!
I fullly agree, the city's French Quarter is kind of unique from the rest of the American cities.
Bourbon Street is where the action is, live music in bars close to each other, playing jazz, rock, blues, rap and anything else and people with beer/alcohol glasses in their hands just walk around, stand in the street or up those balconies having fun and the three nights that I was there,
I did'nt see any untoward incidents/fightings.
Photos below were taken in late afternoon and as per few locals I talked to, it is off season and it would start to pick up in Oct/Nov
and climaxed in Feb for the mardi gras which last for a week.

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Old September 15th, 2017, 05:20 PM   #18
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Old September 15th, 2017, 10:06 PM   #19
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Once again great, very nice photos from New Orleans
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Old September 16th, 2017, 02:27 AM   #20
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This beautiful streets with people reminds me when I was young and I loved aktion movies:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ckl8Zb5tOTI
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