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Via Condotti, Rome – Getting out of the rain

Shopping at Via Condotti  rome in the rain
Via Condotti, rome – Shopping in the rain
Street photography : Nigel Borrington

This is one of my most memorable camera moments, captured while shopping on the Via Condotti, Rome. The heavens opened and almost everyone headed towards the shops, as fast as they could. So many in fact that queue’s formed outside each one.

I spent as much time as possible just taking images of this moment.

19 responses

  1. ah, molto bella πŸ™‚

    August 20, 2013 at 3:13 pm

    • Hello Sharon πŸ™‚

      πŸ™‚ Thank you, I love it when you talk Italian to me πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

      August 20, 2013 at 3:18 pm

      • πŸ˜‰

        August 20, 2013 at 3:27 pm

  2. beautiful atmosphere!

    August 20, 2013 at 3:22 pm

  3. Nice capture ! The black&white really suits rain and reflections here.

    August 20, 2013 at 4:23 pm

    • Hello Guillaumebx πŸ™‚

      Thank you, Very pleased you enjoyed this image πŸ™‚

      August 20, 2013 at 6:34 pm

  4. Wow, this is a wonderful photo!

    August 20, 2013 at 4:54 pm

  5. Brilliant picture.

    August 20, 2013 at 6:29 pm

    • Hello Rabirius πŸ™‚

      Thank you, very happy you enjoyed it πŸ™‚

      August 20, 2013 at 6:37 pm

  6. martin

    great capture and i love the road sign arrow pointing up to the rain. very symbolic!

    August 20, 2013 at 7:21 pm

    • Hello Martin πŸ™‚

      Thank you , you know I never noticed the sign in that way – thank you πŸ™‚

      August 22, 2013 at 2:31 pm

  7. Oh, the lighting. The splash. The umbrellas. Adore.

    August 21, 2013 at 5:29 pm

    • Hello Elen πŸ™‚

      Absolutely – very happy you liked this image πŸ™‚

      August 22, 2013 at 2:30 pm

  8. Oh I just love this Nigel!!! The rain, the lights and umbrellas! Bravo! πŸ™‚

    August 22, 2013 at 1:35 pm

    • Hello Norma πŸ™‚

      Thank you, I just had to get the camera out when I noticed what was going on, Never, never think you cannot take pictures in the rain, get out – under an umbrella and keep shooting – its great fun πŸ™‚

      August 22, 2013 at 2:29 pm

  9. 1annecasey

    Oh wow – this is a really fabulous shot Nigel – should be a poster!!

    September 3, 2013 at 9:50 am

    • Hello Anne πŸ™‚

      Many thanks, I will see what I can do πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚ πŸ™‚

      September 3, 2013 at 10:17 am

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