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Ask me the future !


Ask me the future !
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Copyright: Mesut Ilgim (mesutilgim) Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 6231 W: 495 N: 18037] (100152)
Genre: Places
Medium: Color
Date Taken: 2011-05-10
Categories: Daily Life, Humorous, Nature, Decisive Moment
Camera: Nikon D 5000, AF-S Nikkor 18-55mm f/3.5-5.6 G VR, 2GB Sandisk Ultra II
Exposure: f/5.6, 1/360 seconds
Photo Version: Original Version
Date Submitted: 2018-02-10 0:36
Viewed: 234
Points: 20
[Note Guidelines] Photographer's Note
I don't know if there are similar habits elsewhere in the world. But here in Turkey you can meet those fancy painted boxes with rabbits, pigeons or pigmy roasters (like here) sitting on them. They pick up tiny papers from a platfrom in front of the boxes and there you can read what the future shall bring to you !

In reality they are attracted by small pieces of carrots or corn, sprayed arount this platform !

Superstitions are everywhere, where human beings are...

Happy Weekend to all my TE friends !

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Bonjour, cher Mesut,
Une composition qui a toute sa place sur le site, pour apprendre et connaître les us et coutumes du pays.
J'aime beaucoup la prise de vue et les commentaires !
Bravo !
Amitiés.
Philippe

Hello Mesut
I think all over the world people think that animals and special object can predict the future. They often are especially good in predicting happiness. But if this lovely blue still life anything than it is the great opportunity for some nice and attractive pictures.
Good observation and realisation.
Have a good weekend, groet Rob

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  • Fis2 Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 8906 W: 157 N: 14243] (118555)
  • [2018-02-10 3:31]

Witaj Mesut!
Haha very nice scene from street.
A beautiful rooster makes impression,rabbits are nice too.
Good frame and colors.
Well done.
Have enice weekend.
Krzysztof

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  • lousat Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 11192 W: 124 N: 20293] (105505)
  • [2018-02-10 12:31]

Hi Mesut,i'm happy to see that there is the italian version too..hhee..great idea for this funny capture,who know the future? There we can find the answer..ehehe..have a nice evening and thanks,Luciano

Hello Mesut, interesting picture, never seen something like this... The colors are great and the sharpness well managed too. Congrats

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  • Tue Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 8498 W: 57 N: 14230] (52522)
  • [2018-02-10 13:15]

Hello Mesut,
An excellent photo of these fortune telling rabbits and rooster. The note is most informative too and the bright colours of the box stand out well from the grey wall.
Lars

Dobar dan.
Interesantan popgle di trenutak, dobar tekst ...
Lepo pokazano, dobar kontrast i ostrina, lepe boje, lepo uhvacen trenutak. Interesantan nacin da se nesto sazna o buducnosti.
Lepoi zecevi i petao.
Zelim vam lep dan za odmor, sve najbolje.
Paja.


Good day.
Interesting moment, good text ...
Beautifully shown, good contrast and sharpness, nice colors, nice caught moment. An interesting way to find out something about the future.
Nice rabbits and cocks.
I wish you a nice day for rest, all the best.

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  • Cricri Gold Star Critiquer/Gold Star Workshop Editor/Gold Note Writer [C: 14887 W: 159 N: 25981] (136682)
  • [2018-02-11 4:17]

Merhaba Mesut
Amusante tradition , plutôt sympathique quand il y a la présence d'un ou des animaux, bonne note et présentation, excellente netteté et DOF
Beau dimanche
cricri

Hi Mesut
An interesting well spotted local scene that was just begging to be snapped and great fun Mesut, one you should send to Russell Grant, he'd love it..!

A great image for 'Silly Sunday'. Congrats
Best regards

Hello dear Mesut and have a nice time
and a happy new week
I like this photo and its subject
great idea for this funny capture
a beautiful rooster makes impression
regards
Costantino

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