Face by the banks of Ganges.
Its been ages I took a portrait which I had been doing very often. Just a bit nostalgic after seeing this pic.
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mesutilgim (72944) 2013-09-07 12:57
Very nice b&w portrait. Nice light management which allows the viewer to see the eyes through the glasses.
TFS and have a nice weekend
emka (64134) 2013-09-08 0:00
Amazing portrait of the old man. i remember your old portraits, I am happy to see it again.
cagla (3794) 2013-09-08 3:33
Hi Tushar, very interesting portrait.. We are also able to see the photographer and a little some idea about the surroundings through his eye glasses together with the light on his own eyes. Wonderful shot, congrats.
subhendu_bagchi (21006) 2013-09-08 4:50
hi Tushar, nice to see your shot in TE again. Nice portrait from my MOP. I like most here the attractive popping up mood of this elder person... He is, as if just entered his face through a black canvas. Enjoyable. Tfs, pls share your shots here if times permit.
Greetings to Dallas from India.
GiovanniG (2315) 2013-09-08 22:36
Wonderful capture and format. The face almost seems to pop out of the screen. Very well done Tushar!
willperrett (4075) 2013-09-09 13:55
Glad to see another posting from you. And a monochrome classic what's more. Great, gritty portrait; I'm guessing there's some editing gone on here to minimise all irrelevancies, like neck and shoulders, background and so on. The glasses make it for me!
Juzo (4284) 2013-09-10 5:27
What a striking portrait. Enigmatic, detailed lines of wisdom , contrasts bring these details out perfectly.
batalay (33393) 2013-10-02 12:39
This is a powerful portrait, made more powerful by the B&W format and the black background. I like the reflections in the man's glasses, perhaps the only touch of the (relatively) modern in an otherwise timeless setting.
- Copyright: Tushar Kanti Mandal (tusharkmandal) (3149)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Black & White
- Date Taken: 2011-03-01
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Nikon D5000, Nikon 18-55mm 1:3.5-5.6 VR, 52 mm Marumi UV Filter
- Exposure: f/5.0, 1/125 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2013-09-07 11:11