At Bet Giyorgis
A friendly priest at the Bet Giyorgis rock-hewn monolithic church in Lalibela.
I managed to have a good conversation with this chap, thanks to an English-speaking boy who appeared out of nowhere and translated for us. It's always great when those barriers to communication break down...
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vagabondtravels (6511) 2009-04-21 1:25
Another great b&w portrait from Ethiopia.
jimmyjimmy (28) 2009-04-21 3:17
Great composition and contrast. I love these pic's of people in B/W. Great eye on this one.
vincz (19113) 2009-04-22 0:39
Great face, great smile. Good choice of black & white with the rocky background. textures are excellent.
bantonbuju (51785) 2009-04-22 1:26
somehow the central-horizontal portraits rarely ever work but i found that with the d700 this type of photos come naturally... don't you have the same feelings, ben?
i think - i'd crop a bit atop and include more of the man's body at the bottom, myself...
- Copyright: Ben WX (ben4321) (9875)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Black & White
- Date Taken: 2009-04-00
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Nikon D700, Sigma 50mm f/1.4 EX DG HSM
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Theme(s): My Black and White Photos [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2009-04-21 1:16