Somewhere over the rainbow – Pride in London 2015 in pictures

On the 27th of June 2015 London’s rainbow warriors took to the streets again in a glorious celebration of defiance, tolerance and freedom.  Here is the start of Pride in London 2015 in pictures. All photos taken with the Fuji X-T1.

Pride in London 2015

Members of the Magic Maverick Theatre Company prepare for the parade

Pride in London 2015

A participant rests for a moment in the build up to the parade

Pride in London 2015

A cascade of colours on Baker Street before the event

Pride in London 2015

The Magic Maverick Theatre Company at Pride in London

Pride in London 2015

An event steward poses for the camera after giving directions

Pride in London 2015

Flamboyance personified at Pride in London

Pride in London 2015

The Amnesty International contingent dance for the camera

Pride in London 2015

A magnificent rainbow wig dazzles spectators at Pride 2015

Pride in London 2015

A participant blows a kiss to the photographer at Pride

Pride in London 2015

Father and child soaking up the atmosphere in Baker Street

Pride in London 2015

Sharp contrasts and bright colours near the American Embassy group

Pride in London 2015

A father and daughter wave to the crowd from the American Embassy bus

Pride in London 2015

Embracing the moment as the music thunders

Pride in London 2015

An angel pauses for breath amidst a flurry of photographs

Pride in London 2015

Campaigners mock President Putin mercilessly at Pride

Pride in London 2015

Striking face paint at Pride – an oasis of creativity

Pride in London 2015

The future’s bright – posing for the camera near the American Embassy group

Pride in London 2015

The march gets underway properly

Pride in London 2015

A dancer leads the group while the march pauses on Baker street

Pride in London 2015

Happy and happy twins at Pride

Pride in London 2015

A reveller pauses for a photo – picked out from the crowd by the 56mm lens

Pride in London 2015

A moment of affection amidst the chaos

Pride in London 2015

Beneath the mask

Pride in London 2015

A reveller cocks his head for the camera

Pride in London 2015

The atmosphere is electric as the march begins

Pride in London 2015

Pride is a magnet for photographers. Three enthusiasts on Baker Street.

 

 

About photoponica

A documentary style photographer - started with film now shooting digital with the Fuji X system.
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