Pride Parade Oslo 2015

These photos were shot at the Gay Pride Parade in Oslo, June 2015. A festival also known as The Brown Staking & Carpet Licking Festival.

Oslo Fagottkor

Here’s more photos from the Oslo Gay Parade 2012. I knew the route of the Gay parade, so after I had shot some photos as the paraders were getting ready, assembling their troops, I went ahead of the parade to an elevated spot so that I could get some photos from above.

The Gay Parade seen from above.

The Gay Parade seen from above.

From my vantage point I witnessed the difficulties that arose when a group of non-straight men tried to organize themselves in straight lines :)

From my vantage point I witnessed the difficulties that arose when a group of non-straight men tried to organize themselves in straight lines 🙂

Which direction are we heading?

Which direction are we heading?

Oslo Fagottkor at the awesome party in Spikersuppa after the parade.

Oslo Fagottkor at the awesome party in Spikersuppa after the parade.

Oslo Fagottkor (wordplay on: Oslo Faggot Choir) is a choir / show ensemble consisting of 35-40 gay men. The choir is known for its varied and often humorous approach to all types of music and has a vast repertoire ranging from Alf Prøysen (Norwegian singer, 23 July 1914 – 23 November 1970)  to Britney Spears and from Edvard Grieg to Barbra Streisand. If you want to know more about Oslo Fagottkor, you can visit their website at www.oslofagottkor.no

Dyke on Bike

As I mentioned in my previous post I was on my way to do other photo errands as I stumbled upon the gay parade and changed my photo plans.
This Dyke on Bike was one of the people in the parade that I was lucky enough to encounter several times.

She had such charisma: the way she carried herself it seemed like she owned the street.

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