Giant Jamaica

by Stacey-Ann Barnes
(Kingston)

Giant Jamaica

Giant Jamaica

Contest Entry #016 - Giant Jamaica


Jamaica celebrated their 50th anniversary, this year and as a result, numerous activities and celebrations were done under the theme, 'Jamaica 50'.

I took this photo at the opening of the Courts location in Constant Spring on December 7, 2012 which was also based on the Jamaica 50 theme.

This picture illustrates a dexterous man on sticks dancing and carrying on, which was exciting to most viewers, as the dancing man on sticks showed great skills.

I have labeled the man on the sticks "Giant Jamaica". In other words the Giant represents the plethora of achievements that Jamaica as attained over the 50 years. Hence the patois statement “likkle but wi Tallawah.”

We have performed exceeding well in the areas of culture, arts and sports among others and that has placed us on top of the world like the man on sticks.

Jamaican high and mighty and I look up with admiration and respects.

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Jan 09, 2013
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MAAAAD! NEW
by: Anonymous

Him full a skillz tho! go deh ras! lol cool pic!

Jan 07, 2013
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like it NEW
by: Anonymous

Hope u win.like it

Jan 05, 2013
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Love the PIC real jamaican style NEW
by: Anonymous

Hope him no drop, love the pic still

Jan 04, 2013
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Nice NEW
by: Rosa

Really nice shot!love it!

Jan 04, 2013
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daaahhhhhh pic yaaa maddd.......its a good look!!! NEW
by: San

neva see this b4 wow lookin o greeat

Jan 04, 2013
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daaahhhhhh pic yaaa maddd.......its a good look!!! NEW
by: San

neva see this b4 wow lookin o greeat

Jan 03, 2013
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Very Nice Shot
by: Damion C.

This is a great picture of depicting stilt walking. Nice work Stacy!

Jan 02, 2013
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Jamaicas real heritage
by: Jevere

This is amazing, this photo tells a lot about Jamaicans heritage. i like it

Jan 02, 2013
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Great Pic
by: Anonymous

This pic definitely depicts Jamaica. A glimpse of past in the present looking tall to the future. Great pic Stacy

Jan 02, 2013
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gud
by: Poshteisha

good Job i like the giant guy it bring back history on how we as Jamaican use to celebrate our culture

Jan 02, 2013
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Good Concept
by: Anonymous

Like the picture and the narrative explains it

Jan 01, 2013
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Simply Brilliant piece
by: Anonymous

Well done I daresay, a pic is worth a thousand words they say ... n though described briefly i must admit.. this is well pieced together. I mean just looking at the picture it looks - well - ordinary, but by the time she paints it with words, I couldn't help but relating to what was being depicted.

Jan 01, 2013
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wonderful pic
by: kerry morgan

wow i love this... great pic... and the topic is perfect.

Jan 01, 2013
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lovely column
by: Anonymous

I love this column, its ano very interesting one and i urged others to come onboard, well done Stacy Ann Barnes.

Jan 01, 2013
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Nice Stacy
by: Anonymous

Very creative. Beautiful!!
I love jamaica

Jan 01, 2013
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Go Giant J.A.
by: Yhan

The concept behind Giant Jamaica is great! Love the pic! Jamaica is really on top like the man on stilts.

Jan 01, 2013
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Love this.
by: Jo

Great picture. Very memorable...

Jan 01, 2013
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ℓ♥√ع it
by: Anonymous

Dah pic yah shaat!!!

Jan 01, 2013
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kool picture
by: Anonymous

I like this photo.

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