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Skate Photograph - Childhood Moments by Fran Riley

Childhood Moments is a photograph by Fran Riley which was uploaded on October 23rd, 2012.

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Sure brings back memories. Well done.

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you Tom, it is a good memory of a bygone era.

Well done! L/F

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you Marian!

Simply great capture! l/f

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you!

great shot... i had a pair of these type skates as a child.

Fran Riley replied:

Thanks for the visit and comment Melissa!

WOW! Beautiful!

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you Stefano!

Superb!

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you Riddhish!

Thank you so much to 'Remnant of the Past' for featuring this image!

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you to Karo Evans for supporting FAA Artists and Photographers!

Love your work and enjoy reading your description! Shared them at Community > Discussions > Original Art, Story Or Journal > http://fineartamerica.com/showmessages.php?messageid=1653768

Fran Riley replied:

Thanks so much Xueling!

Very nostalgic Fran .... right along with the dial telephone ...

Fran Riley replied:

Lol, I used those phones! Now look at us with Androids and Iphones =) Thanks for visiting Frank!

A wonderful capture, Francis! Love the angle and lighting, especially the subject matter, v:)!

Fran Riley replied:

Xueling! So nice of you to stop by! Thank you so much!

Great photo!

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you so much Stephen!

Nice job!!

Fran Riley replied:

Thanks Bill!

I remember those. Was glad when the developed the rubber wheels! Nice photo. (v)

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you Glenn!

My memory of the youth.

Fran Riley replied:

Wonderful Eva-Maria! Thank you for commenting!

I'm so fascinated by your work!

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you so very much Vale!

Love how you conjured up childhood memories with this photograph. Excellent!!! v/f

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you so much Yolanda! Appreciate the v/f too!

Oh my gosh, you just transported me back 50 years!!! WOW!! Skate keys and scraped knees were signs of summer! :) fv

Fran Riley replied:

ah, yes, who can forget the all the scrapes and scratches? I once ran into a parked car hitting the bumper and had a scar for many years. Thanks Darlene for the vote, fav and comment!

Oh yeah, this is so fine Fran. VF

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you kindly Bob.

Wonderful capture

Fran Riley replied:

Allen, I'm so happy for your visit and comment! Thank you.

Nice shot Fran, been a long time since seeing an old skate like that....f/v

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you very much Don!

I absolutely love this! v

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you Eti!

Wonderful image. The amber tones and nostalgia give me such a warm feeling when viewing this. Marvelous capture. vf

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you so much Guy, I'm happy this brought some good feelings!

How could I ever forget,I use to love to Skate, till all hours of the night,on a hot summer night.

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you Virginia! I too waited until it dark to give it up. Skating seemed more natural then walking most of the time. Thank you for your visit and comment!

Beautiful capture and background! Brings back memories of my first pair! F/V

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you so much Jim! Funny how something like these can bring such a wave of memories. Thank you for the fav and vote!

Francis, Gorgeous, fabulous old school image! Love the amber tones and vintage feel of this! Good stuff! VFW! Also thanks for stopping by my page yesterday! Nice to see a new face and a new gallery... Great work Francis!

Fran Riley replied:

Thank you Kym! Appreciate it!

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