Silhouettes in Qatar
Macfilos Weekender by Kevin Armstrong
One Saturday in May 2015 whilst working in Qatar in the Arabian Gulf I went to a shopping mall at sunset. The heat prevents activity in the daytime outside the air-conditioned shopping malls but at night the streets and parks come alive. People meet to chat and eat and the children run off their energy.
I was struck by the way the people on this hillock, silhouetted sharply against the beautiful sky, moved like characters in a shadow puppet play and I liked the strong three-dimensional effect.
I had the X Vario in the car so was able to capture a few images before the lovely colour left the sky and shortly afterwards