Word Press Photo Challenge: Street Life

When I read that challenge, I thought, “I’ve visited lots of streets in the last two years I’ve been blogging and photographing.” In fact I just arrived in Boston, so I’ll be sharing some of my own pictures by tomorrow.  When I think street life, I think about people on the street.

Randy street walking

Randy looks like the only living person in the world as he ambles through a residential neighborhood near where we used to live in Indianapolis.  The picture documents life in the suburbs. Even today, as it was when we were kids, living on this street exemplifies the easy-going, quiet, safe, and not-making-history kind of life.

Toes?

When I think life on the street, I picture people crossing streets, playing instruments, dancing, and watching others.

SFW SF 2013 Thai Dancers022

These Thai dancers made history – memories for themselves and many onlookers.

SF Walking Tour #2

This guide explained history as we walked the streets of San Francisco in a guided tour about Alfred Hitchcock.

Foothill street lifeHowever, Puppy Girl wants you all to know that humans are not the only ones who inhabit and enjoy street life.  This is Road 197 where we walk every day when I’m home.  On this side we have somewhat living grass, and on the other side.

Coyboy Joe

Another side of street life.

George close up
hehe Look who’s doing all the work. I ain’t stupid, Cowboy!

 

 

 

 

10 thoughts on “Word Press Photo Challenge: Street Life”

    1. It was interesting. Hitchcock set many of his films in San Francisco. So the tour took us to see many of them, and told the story of how they were used in the various films. I had not seen as many Hitchcock films as I thought, so I had to watch some when I went home.

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  1. I love this selection of pictures, Marsha. I saw this challenge and thought ‘oh – I don’t get the opportunity to take may pictures of streets in the country’. LOL :D

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  2. “the easy-going, quiet, safe, and not-making-history kind of life” – great expression Marsha. I’d be interested in the Hitchcock walk. Nice scenery too :-)

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    1. The Hitchcock walk was much more interesting to the majority of people. The scenery was much hillier, too. I’ll have to check to see if I did a post on that one. Hard to remember most of the facts, but I have some great pictures. :) I love the church you see in the background of one of the pictures.

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