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eye of a needle

eye of a needle

I was lucky enough to join Vicuna, his brother Gérard and a bunch of other wonderful people on a recent trip to Burkina Faso. This is the second album of the adventure. On our last morning we walked down one of the busy roads to end up on a bridge, which is the bottleneck of traffic for Ouagadougou. People stream down the road in incredible pace. So it's pretty hard to focus, because nobody will keep standing for your desire to take a picture. It's also a great ensemble of all things transport. From women carrying huge loads just on their heads with amazing control, to carriages with donkeys as engines. To bikes, rikschas, motorcycles and pick up-trucks with too many passengers. This place is the aorta of the capital city, it makes your heart beat just looking at it...

wil6ka This photo was shot on film. Taken by wil6ka with a Fujifilm GF 670 loaded with Fuji Velvia 100F film in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. These tags describe this photo: speed, bridge, herr willie, outdoor, people, cars, summer, dust, bike, women, traffic, city, urban, burkina faso, africa, trip, gérard, stéphane, vicuna, x-pro, 120, mediumformat, and ouagadougou. This photo can also be found in the album eye of a needle.

9 comments

  1. sadiestoker

    sadiestoker

    stunning !

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  2. neanderthalis

    neanderthalis

    I like the way you framed this one.

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  3. vicuna

    vicuna

    das hast du perfekt erwischt!!

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  4. wil6ka

    wil6ka

    @vicuna und das war sooooo hart - die Räder sind sooooo schnell.... und sooooo lieb :)

    8 months ago · report as spam
  5. zonderbar

    zonderbar

    Supercool!

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  6. moodification

    moodification

    Grandios!

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  7. lightwolf

    lightwolf

    Excellent!

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  8. bravebird

    bravebird

    sensationell!!!!!

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  9. coca

    coca

    looove this one too!

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