"Place, with a trace of humanity" Photography/Photo of the Day/Pittsburgh

In the Crosswalk at Night- Black and White

Night photography is a satisfying challenge to me.

14 responses

  1. Nice night picture. I was looking at how huge the one purse is. She could probably crawl into that thing and fit.

    February 4, 2012 at 12:38 am

  2. Brings back memories… my son is sitting beside me and this photo sure caught his eye!!

    February 4, 2012 at 1:29 am

  3. You even caught the shadow. Great Photo!

    BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED!

    February 4, 2012 at 5:17 am

  4. Hello Ruth :)
    I invite you here my friend for lauching
    http://wp.me/p1Dwwo-qx :)

    February 4, 2012 at 5:26 am

  5. Vincie

    Two friends out on a Friday night. I wonder where they were going?

    February 4, 2012 at 8:27 am

  6. I don’t know where they’re going but the one looks like her bag is large enough to hold about a week’s provisions. Party!

    February 4, 2012 at 9:01 am

  7. Sally

    I can’t over those short, short skirts!! I think, though, about 40 years ago I was wearing them!! Remember the short gored skirts with madras cumberbunds?? I guess I’m telling my age! Ruth, you always know how to bring back good memories!

    February 4, 2012 at 11:06 am

  8. Brr, please tell me this is not a recent photo. Hopefully this was taken in warmer weather.

    February 4, 2012 at 2:44 pm

    • Late September. You did say you would start every comment with brrrrr until Spring, though.

      Sent from my iPhone

      February 4, 2012 at 2:50 pm

  9. Joyce

    Street walkers of Pgh. Ha Ha

    February 4, 2012 at 4:17 pm

    • Nah. Just a couple of young girls out on a Friday night. Probably 21

      Sent from my iPhone

      February 4, 2012 at 4:19 pm

  10. Um, are these “ladies of the night”? If not, gals, please…. better choices next time, eh?

    February 5, 2012 at 1:56 pm

  11. Hi Ruth. I love love love this image. It tells a story yet allows the viewer to “fill in the blanks”. It is compelling, emotional, very well composed and lit. The black and white was the coup de grâce. Bravo!!

    February 6, 2012 at 9:20 am

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