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Sitting on a small stoop opposite San Francisco Plaza in La Paz, Bolivia, this elder couple, dressed to the nines, enjoyed a scoop of what must have been their favorite flavor…..looking as though they were concerned someone would come and take it away

Canon EOS 1DS Mark III
1/200 sec
f/11
ISO 200
focal length 300mm
28-300mm glass
hand held

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candid, street scene, street shot, elder couple, seniors with ice cream, la paz, bolivia, stoop sitters, city life

Just a retired old guy who loves looking for an eclectic mix of subjects to photograph, from people, to places, to concepts, and enjoys all aspects of the hunt, the find, and the shot, plus dabbling in the post production.

“No great artist ever sees things as they really are. If he did, he would cease to be an artist”
Oscar Wilde

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Comments

  • Ainsley Kellar Creations
    Ainsley Kellar...13 days ago

    Terrific capture! Love their expressions. :)

  • thanks ainsley,
    they looked as though they’ve been together a long time, enjoying life together!

    – phil decocco

  • MidnightMelody
    MidnightMelody13 days ago

    Great candid!

  • kathryn
    thanks for your support and comment

    – phil decocco

  • Keala
    Keala13 days ago


    Great capture Phil!

  • thanks keala for you note

    – phil decocco

  • Peter Stratton
    Peter Stratton13 days ago

    Looks like coffee pecan ice cream to me. Quite a study, Phil. :-)

  • pete
    whatever….they devoured it lick by lick!

    – phil decocco

  • billfox256
    billfox25613 days ago

    An outstanding capture!!!! Bill

  • thanks bill, it was a delight seeing them sitting there like this!

    – phil decocco

  • lynn carter
    lynn carter12 days ago

    they look so tiny xx

  • lynn
    most of the Peruvian and Bolivian people we saw were diminutive…..ice cream helps you grow

    – phil decocco

  • Photography  by Mathilde
    Photography b...12 days ago

    Wonderful capture Phil – something very naive and innocent about this lovely couple !

  • mattie
    they were a delight, pretty down to earth, and out together for an afternoon…

    – phil decocco

  • dgscotland
    dgscotland12 days ago

    Great street capture mate.

    Clicking the banner takes you to the group….please enjoy it.

  • derek
    many thanks, my friend

    – phil decocco

  • RobynLee
    RobynLee12 days ago

  • RobynLee
    quite a pair, wouldn’t you say!

    – phil decocco

  • ctheworld
    ctheworld12 days ago

  • CTW
    Many thanks for featuring this neat couple and their ice cream break

    – phil decocco

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