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Photo by John FitzGerald


Diane Putnam, Steve Bucknell, Billathon, Don Sutherland and 10 other people have particularly liked this photo


25 comments - The latest ones
 rdhinmn
rdhinmn club
The poor, ignored traffic cones! Good you came along to give them their fifteen minutes of fame.
16 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to rdhinmn club
Thanks, Bob. I like to draw attention to everyday things we rarely pay attention to.
16 months ago.
 Jean
Jean club
Those traffic cones look as if they have had a tough life.
16 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to Jean club
There has been a long building boom in Toronto, Jean. These cones have probably seen a lot of buildings go up and a lot of road repairs and improvements (we have a lot of them, too, because of the climate).
16 months ago.
 Sarah (mostly busy elsewhere)
Sarah (mostly busy e… club
A gang of cones.
I've got a cone wizard for you, will post next.
16 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to Sarah (mostly busy e… club
I eagerly await, Sarah.
16 months ago.
 William Sutherland
William Sutherland club
Splendid perspective!

Admired in:
www.ipernity.com/group/tolerance
16 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to William Sutherland club
Thanks, William.
16 months ago.
 J. Gafarot
J. Gafarot club
Wonderful color contrasts and human half perceived presence.
I suppose that here is the real meaning of urban.
16 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to J. Gafarot club
Good point, José. It just struck me that there's no advertising (aka propaganda) in the shot to obscure what's actually appening.
16 months ago.
 tiabunna
tiabunna club
An interesting contrast of clothes and cones.
16 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to tiabunna club
Thanks, George. I was thinking of the shot as an illustration of science vs commerce.
16 months ago.
 Keith Burton
Keith Burton club
I name those cones: Doc, Grumpy, Happy, Sleepy, Bashful, Sneezy and Dopey ;-)))
16 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to Keith Burton club
I wonder if they whistle their way to work each morning, Keith.
16 months ago.
Keith Burton club
has replied to John FitzGerald club
:-)))
16 months ago.
 Don Sutherland
Don Sutherland club
Great shot.
16 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to Don Sutherland club
Thanks, Don.
16 months ago.
 Steve Bucknell
Steve Bucknell club
I like the crop, its defamiliarising effect: it’s like a specimen of city life on a slide seen under a microscope.
15 months ago. Edited 15 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to Steve Bucknell club
At least part of the effect, I think, comes from the absence of advertising that I mentioned earlier. Most people seem to let advertising guide their lives these days. Humph.
15 months ago.
 Léopold
Léopold club
Where the heck are standing Toronto's Goddesses in high heels John ?
15 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to Léopold club
All over, Léopold.
14 months ago.
Léopold club
has replied to John FitzGerald club
My groups invites are not your cp of tea John ? They have been drying there for a while....
12 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to Léopold club
Actually, Léopold, I've joined a few groups as a result of your invitations. If I decline an invitation it's usually because I think the photo wouldn't really fit.

If you could let me know which photos you're interested in I'd be happy to reconsider.
12 months ago.
 Diane Putnam
Diane Putnam club
Well, that's a nice assortment of cones, John. Still Life with Suit Men. Weird all the way, just how I like it!
14 months ago.
John FitzGerald club
has replied to Diane Putnam club
Thanks, Diane. As I mentioned to Bob, I like things we don't often pay attention to.
14 months ago.

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