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Celebrating Britain!

The Olympic spirit

olympic celebrations

The Olympic celebrations were spectacular and to paint them I concentrated on the crowd.  At Eton Dorney where the rowing took place they talked about the wall of noise as the competitors approached the finish line.

 

So here is the wall of noise lost in a sea of flags obliterating everything except the moment.

You can’t see the racers, you can’t see the faces of the crowd.

All you can see is the Olympic spirit and the joy of competition and excellence!

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