Somewhere on the Nile this man guides is Faluca back and forward across the river all day long. I can't recall the precise location.
Scanned from the neg
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jpinkham (870) 2010-02-14 15:41
I'm amazed sometimes, Steve, at the good photos that go uncritiqued here. I guess the volume is such that it's easy to get "lost in the shuffle." This is nicely exposed, with good lighting, excellent foreground sharpness, effective DOF control. I like the positioning of this man within the frame and the texture you capture in that wizened face.
jhm (134472) 2010-02-15 2:49
Today I browsed to your gallery as response to your visit.
I find these portrait picture very well, certainly the clothing of the man, also the sharpness of the face.
The makes use of a modern watch!
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice day,
mafegan (8624) 2010-02-15 4:03
I always enjoy scanned images from the past. The detail in this man's face is outstanding. His wrinkles and teeth indicate a hard life. Tfs, Marlene