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Posted by
Ruthiebear (Titusville, NJ, United States) on 1 October 2015 in People & Portrait.

A child's sandal abandoned and seen in the kitchen area of the old giraffe house. I wonder what stories it could tell?
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Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

Lonely shoe... little sad

1 Oct 2015 5:13am

tataray from Charentes-Poitou, France

Histoire triste ? Non?
Donne un beau cliché. . )

1 Oct 2015 6:17am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

It's really strange. I also would like to know the story behind.
A very good image with excellent treatment

1 Oct 2015 7:08am

PhotLuc from Soignies, Belgium

Très joli B&W

1 Oct 2015 7:23am

jean pierre a from France

excellent traitement!! amitiés

1 Oct 2015 7:29am

Libouton Martine from Bousval, Belgium

Très bien vu! beau traitement

1 Oct 2015 7:33am

Marie-France from Angers, France

Comme un oulbi ... jolie prise !

1 Oct 2015 7:44am

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Great atmosphere and superb tones .

1 Oct 2015 8:06am

Ronnie 2¢ from Atlantic Shores, United Kingdom

'If the shoe fits . . ' . . strong image.

1 Oct 2015 8:13am

Phil Morris from Saskatoon, Toronto, NYC, Canada

Nice butterfly on the sandal, the tones heighten the abandonment so very well !
The cobwebs and peeling paint add to the atmospheric quality !

1 Oct 2015 9:44am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Well seen and excellent presentation. Yes, every little detail will have its own story.

1 Oct 2015 9:50am

Lougris from Toulouse, France

Voilà un oubli très photogénique !

1 Oct 2015 10:07am

Maria-Lina from Brownsburg Chatham, Canada

Oh trouts à voir mais ta photo est superbe! Bise et bonne journée dans la joie!

1 Oct 2015 11:10am

Carol from Leamington, Canada

Yes, stories abound in this place, I'm sure! This is a great composition.... it certainly makes the mind wonder! Excellent!

1 Oct 2015 11:28am

Devi from Chennai, India

Poignant..Hope there are some good memories to recall too and not sad stories lone..
Sorry I was away and am catching up with all that I missed:)

1 Oct 2015 11:38am

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Superb B&W image with the excellent DOF. Textures are beautiful.

1 Oct 2015 2:06pm

Robert D. Burr from Kingston, Ontario, Canada

From a child long grown up I imagine. Lovely

1 Oct 2015 2:07pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine example of the clothing item left behind. It would have some great stories to tell if it could talk.

1 Oct 2015 4:33pm

omid from mashhad, Iran

very nice shot
with beautiful focus, DOF, details, tone & lighting!
A M A Z I N G !!!

1 Oct 2015 4:56pm

christine from schoten, Belgium

so lovely and nostalgic!

1 Oct 2015 5:09pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

This lone sandal somehow evokes a story of loss for me, as if it serves as a remembrance of someone now gone. Your processing adds a nice vintage feel here.

1 Oct 2015 5:21pm

Baldwin VW from Bejuma, Venezuela

Beautiful tones and excellent treatment ... Splendid monochrome !!!

1 Oct 2015 5:32pm

normandy50 from tourlaville, France

dommage quelle est perdue sa soeur .... bonne soirée

1 Oct 2015 6:02pm

Jeff & Pat from Pembroke Dock, ! Wales !, United Kingdom

The young, one legged female giraffe that used to own this sandal is happily employed by Disney, and is now Island "Hopping" in the south seas looking for new film locations . ;>)) .......Class shot Missus !!!.

1 Oct 2015 6:42pm

Anita B from Redon, France

Sometimes, a lost or forgotten thing and it makes a beautiful photo at the time which passes

1 Oct 2015 6:58pm

Gary from The Southwest Deserts, United States

You chose your processing well for this!

1 Oct 2015 7:36pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

A beautiful image. In a way it is sort of sad. The treatment and processing is outstanding! Well done Ruthie!

1 Oct 2015 8:37pm

Irene from San Francisco, United States

Good find !

1 Oct 2015 8:52pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Superb image of antiquity.

1 Oct 2015 10:43pm

beach from Oshawa, Ontario, Canada

What a poignant shot. What a story.

1 Oct 2015 10:45pm

Harry from Apex, NC, United States

This is perfect in black and white. It suggests an old and poignant story.

2 Oct 2015 12:36am

Nelida De La Fuente from Tres Arroyos, Argentina

Una sandalia abandonada, destaca un histórico pasado
del lugar. ***** Saludos.

2 Oct 2015 9:58am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

A picture full of poetry! The edition is perfect for the occasion of the precious shoe. The magic is in it! ... Invites you to dream! Best dear friend! HUGS to you!

2 Oct 2015 11:20am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

oh bel effet

2 Oct 2015 1:48pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Kids lose their shoes in the most unusual places. I never cease being surprised by this phenomenon. ;-)

3 Oct 2015 3:20am