Friday, September 7, 2012

Medieval Games - Flag-wavers




The entrance of the flag wavers was accompanied by the beat of drums.

































If you like you can visit their homepage.
(in Italian language only...)





8 comments:

  1. Muy buenas fotos. Un saludo desde Murcia.

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  2. This is amazing. When I saw the first picture, I wondered how those flags stayed up in the air! :-) I've not seen anything like this. So colorful and the action must have been quite dramatic. Beautiful photographs, Karl!

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  3. This is something I got to see first hand when I was in Italy. We saw a group in Cortona and it was amazing. What a beautiful event!

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  4. Wonderful event Karl, to throw one flag, make it twirl and catch it must be hard enough but to do it with multiples, no way!!

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  5. I have never seen these guys at work: it must be spectacular!

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  6. The flag wavers appear to be highly skilled at this performance art. What a colorful pageant it makes, and you caught the flags at just the right moment. Well done.

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  7. Wow! This would have been great fun to see. The colorful flags reminded me that we are thinking about going to Siena next August for Palio. I was there a few years ago after Palio and the colorful banners were dazzling. But no one threw them . . .

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  8. I have never seen flying flags like these. Pretty cool!

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