Upload & Sell: Off
My opinion is that, in the second two, their hats are a prominent part of their 'look' and I'm not sure why you chose to cut them off.
Also, they look miserable. Not your fault, of course, but I'm not sure they would have drawn the attention of my camera.
all valid points,
this parade had more than the usual military presence so perhaps the ROTC and Coast Guard people were not happy to be in a parade. But even the costumed characters just didn't smile, at least when I clicked the shutter. Maybe Thanksgiving parades will have more happy marchers