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5 Responses to “Caged”

  1. Roy P. says:

    Hi Markus,
    I really like the tonal range in this shot. At first the image appeared “busy” but the more I looked around the image the more I noticed that the squares of the cage themselves were like individual mosaics. Cool stuff :-)
    Regards Roy

  2. ANdrew says:

    I really like this shot Markus. It almost looks like you were shooting a miniature, not the real thing.

  3. trevor says:

    A refreshing angle of Coney Island.

  4. Lars says:

    I think this photo sums up city life very well. Living in an apartment block like those in the background can sometimes feel like living in a cage, but on the other hand, there are also many fun things to do in a city, like the roller coaster here.

  5. Life is brutal without money to survive. That’s what I think the kid is thinking looking down on the park.