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"Old streets of Lisbon"
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What`s on the menu for dinner tonight?
This is another street in Bairro Alto, the traditional Fado district, and for those ones that have never been in Lisbon and never heard about "FADOS" I`de like to say that the "FADO" is for the Portuguese what the "BLUES" are for the Black Americans, as the "TANGO" is for the Argentinians or as the "FLAMENCO" is for the Spanish!
Somebody wrote that "FADO"is a "profound expression of the popular soul of Lisbon": even when badly sung, its rough-edged poems, unpolished words, unrequired love, betrayal, forgetting, passions, promises...FADO plunges its listeners into a kind of emotive trance!!! 
published:
Thu 1 Jul 2004 19:48
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scaner Epson
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Miguel Corte-Real Miguel Corte-Real #1 Thu 1 Jul 2004 19:50

excellent capture!


miguel miguel #2 Thu 1 Jul 2004 19:50

I know this place and you captured it in a very nice mood. Good light and nice tonal range here. Congrats.


just me just me #4 Thu 1 Jul 2004 19:53

Excellent mood on this photo! Love your explanations!
My kindest regards,
Gabriela


Michael McCann Michael McCann #5 Thu 1 Jul 2004 20:22

Great image!


John Doe John Doe #6 Thu 1 Jul 2004 20:43

Excellent shot.


Fernando Dinis Fernando Dinis #7 Thu 1 Jul 2004 21:26

Excellent capture and mood, great report!!
Abraco!!


a sd a sd #8 Thu 1 Jul 2004 21:26

Another excellent picture Luquesio!!!
Haveria sumo de laranja no menu???!!! smile )))
E sempre conseguiu fazer as alteraзхes que desejava nas suas fotos?
Abraco!


Natalia Norland Natalia Norland #9 Thu 1 Jul 2004 21:36

very nice shot!


chandru shahani chandru shahani #10 Thu 1 Jul 2004 21:52

I think you did a very nice job with the FADO notes and recording it.


yves ralim yves ralim #11 Thu 1 Jul 2004 23:28

Beautiful scene, very well catch Luquesio... A good moment . It is always a great pleasure to read the menus. "Obrigado" for all the " of Lisbon that you give us my friend!smells"


Bjorn Johan Kirksather Bjorn Johan Kirksather #12 Thu 1 Jul 2004 23:47

excellent picture!


HASSAN F. HASSAN F. #13 Fri 2 Jul 2004 00:18

Realy fantastic shot.bravo


Regina Lopes Regina Lopes #14 Fri 2 Jul 2004 00:25

Another good nocturne. Abracos.


Jose Antonio Moreno Jose Antonio Moreno #15 Fri 2 Jul 2004 02:00

If the menu is like the photo I sign to having dinner. Very well made. Congratulations.


Yury Tyapin Yury Tyapin #16 Fri 2 Jul 2004 03:05

very good picture and interesting educative report! Obrigado, amigo!
abracos