This is a shot of a nomad family I was lucky to share some time with. The strenght and the chacarter of this people impressed me a lot. Spending some time with them you cn understand why with just some men and some horses, they could conquer half world.
It was a pitty that I couldn't do the photo without burning a part of it, the light was very difficult to manage on the moment of the shot.
Critiques | Translate
PeterDF (419) 2010-09-25 9:44
A very nice shot here...I think, of this Mongolian family. I am sure it was quite an experience, and I would not worry too much about the slight blur...it gives it an interesting feel. I think the girl turning toward you and looking at the camera really makes the photo...she has a wonderful face...very strong, yet elegant. The little one on the back is also quite cute. Very nicely done.
blagov58 (289) 2010-11-16 19:52
Mongolia is extremely fascinating country. Being a student I use to share room with two Mongolian students. What a time it was! A lot of cultural shock! Great picture, but I think could benefit from deeper DOF, to make families faces more sharp.
- Copyright: SANDRA BUENO (sandriqui) (131)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-08-11
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Nikon D-7000, nikkor 18-200 VR, circular polarizer
- Exposure: f/5.3, 1/125 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2010-09-20 3:36