After Andreas Gursky: Cairo (Diptych)

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© Alexander Bussey
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31 responses

  • Thomas Brandenburg

    Thomas Brandenburg gave props (17 May 2009):

    the strong overview perspective makes it a strong simple composition...the flow of traffic reminds me of traveling at the crossroads of India

  • Alexis - Now on Flickr

    Alexis - Now on Flickr gave props (17 May 2009):

    I like this a lot.

  • lisa anderson

    lisa anderson gave props (19 May 2009):


  • ina:botao

    ina:botao (Deleted) said (20 May 2009):

    this is greatly has a chaotic charm!

  • Rudresh ghosh

    Rudresh ghosh gave props (20 May 2009):

    haha..order in chaos

  • Christopher Long

    Christopher Long gave props (20 May 2009):

    Interesting shot!

  • David Brooks

    David Brooks gave props (22 May 2009):

    Great shots. They work really well together.

  • Reni Rosinski

    Reni Rosinski said (23 May 2009):


  • Joseph Rotindo

    Joseph Rotindo said (13 Jul 2009):

    this is terrific...I love the sudden addition and subtraction of various subjects within each frame...a very dynamic image.

  • Barry Broussard Jr.

    Barry Broussard Jr. said (3 Aug 2009):

    Really lovin the overhead view .. like little ants in a farm

  • Leanna Lomanski

    Leanna Lomanski gave props (6 Aug 2009):

    Brilliantly conceived and executed!

  • Lynda Jeffers

    Lynda Jeffers (Deleted) gave props (7 Aug 2009):

    I like this, really interesting!

  • Marco Martinez

    Marco Martinez gave props (9 Aug 2009):

    This photo rocks! Very well done.


    PINAKI SARKAR gave props (11 Aug 2009):

    nice prespective.

  • conchita. del. mundo.

    conchita. del. mundo. gave props (15 Aug 2009):

    what a mess down there! but a very bad assed photograph.

  • Antje Sommer

    Antje Sommer gave props (22 Aug 2009):

    wow, looks more like toys. Good one!

  • Estelle Close

    Estelle Close said (17 Dec 2009):

    sad thing is their traffic is like that most of the time - its always a bloody mess - nice capture of TRUE Cairo traffic

  • Alexander Bussey

    Alexander Bussey said (17 Dec 2009):

    Antje, it is toys!

  • Alya Al Dhaheri

    Alya Al Dhaheri gave props (18 Dec 2009):

    Brilliant shot! Thier traffic system is a joke, I can never for get it.

  • Eva Hoffman

    Eva Hoffman gave props (18 Dec 2009):

    I love this.

  • Don Kincl

    Don Kincl gave props (19 Dec 2009):

    Matchbox city, good rendition

  • Lucy Lambriex

    Lucy Lambriex gave props (28 Jan 2010):

    How neat! Love how you made the busses.

  • Erin N

    Erin N gave props (28 Jan 2010):

    Absolutely brilliant!!! I think I have been to that intersection:-) Fascinating to see Cairo traffic from above!

  • Rick Williams

    Rick Williams gave props (29 Jan 2010):

    I love this... had me going there for a moment ; )

  • Sandi Marasco

    Sandi Marasco said (25 Feb 2010):

    I love this!!! It reminds me of Paris. I said the rules there must be, "If your car fits, you can go there." Even onto the sidewalks.

  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (27 Sep 2010):

    Love it, V!

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (27 Sep 2010):

    A creative and original entry. My vote.

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (2 Oct 2010):


  • Oregon Curly

    Oregon Curly (Deleted) gave props (5 Oct 2010):

    Excellent capture, and so typical of Cairo (or anywhere in Egypt) driving....any time of day or night.

  • Kevin Kott

    Kevin Kott (Deleted) gave props (8 Nov 2010):

    My vote!!!

  • Ron LaFond

    Ron LaFond gave props (12 Dec 2010):

    Oh My! "Yeah!"

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