#popin.pete #workshop #boogaloo @scannersinc #dncrs #dance #hiphop #dancers #dancing #lovedance #danceislife #nofilters #popping #workshop

It’s all about the dog (and tango of course) #dance #photos #tandatuesday

It’s all about the dog (and tango of course) #dance #photos #tandatuesday

Dog, owner and dancers at Spitalfields Tango on September 14th, (c) Carole Edrich 2014
Dog, owner and dancers at Spitalfields Tango on September 14th, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

Dog, owner and dancers at Spitalfields Tango on September 14th, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

It’s always great when I find a new perspective from which to show the social dances I shoot so I was really happy to discover that neither dog nor owner minded my including them in the photos.

Dog, owner and dancers at Spitalfields Tango on September 14th, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

Dog, owner and dancers at Spitalfields Tango on September 14th, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

This is at the last…

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Images representing cynomania on #WordyMonday

This couple made for a lovely set of shots with a very different perspective yesterday at the last Spitalfields tango of the season.

Join One Youth Dance’s Pyjama Danceathon #charity #dance #company

Join One Youth Dance’s Pyjama Danceathon #charity #dance #company

One Youth Dance performing in U.Dance, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

One Youth Dance performing in U.Dance, (c) Carole Edrich 2014 One Youth Dance performing in U.Dance London, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

It should be very clear that I support the young dancers and organiser of One Youth Dance wherever I can, and I hope you’ve been enjoying the quotes that I post with shots of them dancing every Friday. Now there’s something you can do to help them too, especially if you’re between 11 and 19 years old.

You’ll remember I wrote…

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Ballet, Ballroom and Body Lines

Ballet, Ballroom and Body Lines http://wp.me/s2jNpT-bbandb

Lemington Ridley and Nejc Just illustrate use of ballet techniques to improve Latin body lines in Lemington's Masterclass, (c) Carole Edrich 2014
Lemington Ridley and Nejc Just illustrate use of ballet techniques to improve Latin body lines in Lemington's Masterclass, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

Lemington Ridley and Nejc Just illustrate use of ballet techniques to improve Latin body lines in Lemington’s Masterclass, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

I went to a workshop held by Lemington Ridley at the Bishopsgate Institute in London on Saturday. I learn about a huge number of workshops and master classes but rarely decide to go to one unless I already have a commission to photograph or write about…

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The hardest battle – e.e.cummings

The quote for today is by e. e. cummings and is; “To be nobody but yourself in a world which is doing its best, night and day, to make you everybody else means to fight the hardest battle which any human being can fight; and never stop fighting.” It is modelled by One Youth Dance.

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop and the Summer of Love

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop and the Summer of Love

(c)24/08/2014. London. England. Popin' Pete's Pop Shop, a three day celebration of body popping and hip-hop culture for the whole family at the London Newcastle Space. Conceived and produced by Kate Scanlan of Scanner’s Inc it is the second annual pop up festival of hip hop culture. August 24 2014. Photo credit Carole Edrich
Popin' Pete's Pop Shop, a three day celebration of body popping and hip-hop culture for the whole family at the London Newcastle Space. August 22-24 2014

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop, a three day celebration of body popping and hip-hop culture for the whole family at the London Newcastle Space. August 22-24 2014

(c)24/08/2014. London. England. Popin' Pete's Pop Shop, a three day celebration of body popping and hip-hop culture for the whole family at the London Newcastle Space. Conceived and produced by Kate Scanlan of Scanner’s Inc it is the second annual pop up festival of hip hop culture. August 24 2014. Photo credit Carole Edrich

Popin’ Pete’s Pop Shop, a three day celebration of body popping and hip-hop culture for the whole family at the London Newcastle Space. August 22-24 2014

(c)24/08/2014. London. England. Popin' Pete's Pop Shop, a three day celebration of body popping and hip-hop culture for the whole family at the London Newcastle Space. Conceived and produced by Kate Scanlan of Scanner’s Inc it is the second annual pop up festival of hip hop culture. August 24 2014. Photo credit Carole Edrich

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Image representing impasse on #wordymonday

Image representing impasse on #wordymonday

Film camera man and sheep on The Tumble, (c) Carole Edrich 2014
Film camera man and sheep on The Tumble, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

Film camera man and sheep on The Tumble, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

Not dance images this week because I’ve been in Brecon Beacons and Monmouthshire on a cycling trip. I nearly missed the second which is why it’s so far away.

Cyclist, sheep and pass at The Tumble, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

Cyclist, sheep and pass at The Tumble, (c) Carole Edrich 2014

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#cycling #thetumble #preview #Wales #peak #gorgeous #tourofbritain #tired

#tangogratis #alternative #transport #foldingbikes #sunny #sunday #islington #tangolife #london #londonlife #londonlifestyle #urbanlife #transport

#hip-hop #hiphop #circle #dncr #dance #dncrs #youthdance #instadance #instacircle #intesity #dancers #dancing #lovedance #danceagram #danceislife

#argentinetango #tango #socialdance #dncr #dance #dncrs #dancing #feelings #closeembrace #embrace

#dncr #dance #leap #contemporarydance #oneyouthdance #instajump #instadance #instaballet #contemporary

Dance image representing kindred on #wordymonday

I’ve chosen the word kindred to represent in today’s #wordymonday image to represent the family-friendly nature of the hip-hop events I’ve recently covered in London.