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This would have been so much cooler ...

... if the mom had moved.

So there we were, meandering about Montmartre, when this sweet girl dressed in deep red steps in front of a matching wall.

Photo op!

But no. The mom in blue stayed close. Protecting her innocent daughter from the selfish camera-toting chick who wanted nothing more than that red-on-red shot.

Mom: 1. Nichole: 0.


Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Alicia

Great shot!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Frau

Still a nice photo with great color. I love the teens face she looks like she wishes the Mom wasn't in the picture too.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by nichole

Jenna – I know, I thought about that (and agree with you), but it was more my little vision being pounced on.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by sweet fine day/Jenna

I like the blue. She provides contrast against the girl, otherwise I wonder if the girl would have just blended in with the wall. I think it makes for a more interesting photo (to me).

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by nilo

No worries! Thumbs up;)

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Anne

Lol, nice try though!

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by jodi

I love it the way it is. It is kind of like your mom is always somewhere in the background of your life.
I agree with Jenna, I think the contrast is makes the girl pop out even more.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Anonymous

photoshop her out! photoshop her out! :)

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by Amanda Nicole

But look how you can make up a story with the mom in it! Cool shot.

Jul 19, 2014 • Posted by ALFIE

obnoxious mother or not—i still love this shot!!

hope you're on the mend!

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