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Saturday, 24 December 2011

Pictures of night out rarnd Barnsley tarn center

Did some christmas shopping yesterday and took mi camera art with me to tek some pictures for uni but ended up going to pub afterwords then getting taxi to barnsley and went out ont tarn. This is the first time i took my camera out with me on a night of drinking and i got some funny pictures of randomers we were chatting to, but its real hard to take well eposed photos when ur pissed. At Quasimotos (Pub in barnsley) one of the bouncers floored this guy who fell asleep at the bar and cracked his head open, i chatted to his mates and he sez i should tek photos as proof. when i started teking photos the bouncer that hit him ran back inside the pub and the other bouncers started asking me what am doing and when i sez am a journalist they banned me from going in the pub! dodgey as but bouncers get away with stuff like that all the time. Heres photos of the night:

 "Jord bought a ridiculous tubular neck scarf from Aldi"
 "Lovely portrait outside Sheffield tap room before we was too drunk"
 "Jord Starting to feel the beers"
 "Dising each other"
 "Jords heal on his shoe broke so he had to tape it all together"
 "Playing about at park hill"
 "Lucy and Jord at top of park hill"
 "Tunnel over train station"
 "Lucy outside money shop"
 "Gonna tek arh lass rarnd bak a quality save for a quick shag"
 "Bumped into Wilson outside opium"
 "Lucy necking her pint"
 "Jord and Barker"
 "Some loverly person threw up in the sink for everyone as an early christmas present"
 "Ell and Lucy outside lacorum"
 "He just doesnt put his heart into it anymore"
 "Barker opening a bottle"
 "Guy we met outside bus station who had too much ketamine and was ina state "IM ALL GOOD!" hes saying"
 "Randomer we met in street"
 "Rusby giving us a smile"
 "Street pastors seeing to the guy who got floored by bouncer (as it seems, i didnt see it happen)" 
 "Helping him up"
 "Damage to his head"
 "On walk home with Pizza"
 "One last stop at 6 fingers kebaby ( its called that cause the guy has six fingers)"
 "Jord passed out with his eyes open, he sleeps like this all time and looks really weird"
"Fast asleep"

Wednesday, 21 December 2011

Shepherd in the Desert

When me Adel, Mum and rammi were driving to the Dead sea for the day we saw loads of tents, people and sheep in the middle of the desert in sporadic places. We decided to stop and go up to one, Rammi spoke tot he guy in Arabic for us and he was real friendly and let us have a look round and i took some photos. he showed us this real cute baby lamb that was born that day. Rammi told me these are proud people with their own strong culture who live in there communities out in the dessert and mountains keeping sheep. He said they are quite wealthy as there sheep are worth alot of money but don't want to live in the city and prefer a simpler life in the desert. This man lived in the tents with his mother but they often socialise with people in other camps in the dessert. Heres the photos:

"One of the tents in the mountains"
 
"The camp where the man we met lives"
"Saying yeah sure you can take photos"
"Tent they chill in to be out of the cold wind"
"Diferent angle"
"Stood in front of the tent he lives in, he has a tractor and could easily afford a nice apartment in central Amman but loves the way of life he has now"
"Portait"
"His mother in her bedroom"
"Close porrtrain next to tent"
"His goat"
"Next to the water tank"
 
"Herding his sheep with dogs after they drink from the water tank"
"Stood with sheep"
"Mum and Rammi with baby Lamb"

Local shopping centre

Heres a local shopping centre we went to alot near where Rammi used to live a while ago, my mum and adel went in the seamstress to get a coar fixed and me and Rammi went round getting some things and he caught up with old friends he hasn't seen in a while. The place looks pretty Rough but most people were friendly and everything was real cheap"
"Entrance to the shopping centre, most stuff in Amman is open 24 hours and if not it closes pretty late, this makes the streets alot safer cause theres allways people around, shops even leave there stuff out at night with no one watching it and no one steels anything, if you want to take an orange or something your allowed to because its allowed in Islam and no one will say anything"
 "Sign to the seamstress"
"Inside the shop"
"The seamstress in the shop, she wasent very good at her job so my mum ended up fixing her coat herself"
 
""Entrance to Shopping centre"
 "Guy we met"
 "Genral view of shopping centre"
 "Outside a convenience store"
 "Shop keeper at work"
 "Inside the barbers shop"
 "Ahmed giving a dirty look inside mobile phone shop"
 "Local young men hanging around"
"Local young men hanging around"
"Shoe shop run by Rammis friend"
 "Pulling out his gun. Alot of people have guns in Jordan, often to protect there stuff incase somone wants to rob them or somthing, this guy allways carrys his gun with him this time he had two on him"
 "He shows the guns loaded and gives one of them to his friend who works in the shop to keep hold of"
"Putting gun away"
 "Close up of one of the guns"