A picture of a nvice monk eating icecream. Actually, I was aiming to capture the tattoo more than him (which I did) but the picture looked rather ordinary. So, i stepped back a little and included him in the frame. I liked it a lot better. Now there is a story to this picture. Worldly indulgence?
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AMZINCHIA (1082) 2006-06-07 8:14
Hi Manny, not an ordinary picture of monks indeed. Excellent composition working like a vice-versa of monastery life. Great shot indeed, suggesting a smile from every viewer, I guess. Great image. Cheers, --amz
Marcelo_Almeida (1044) 2006-06-07 8:17
Great composition and beautiful colors.
eleparc (24063) 2006-06-07 8:53
this one is a winner Manny! i love the impression of two separate subjects put together and the yellow cloth in the BG... the tatoo is the real focus! great shot!
did you foloow my boracay series?
siolaw (38018) 2006-06-07 8:58
I shot a couple of tatooed monks yesterday in Wat Pho, but seeing tis one I dont think i ll post it!! ;D
Ther you got a fine compo with the novice eating... excellent colors and texture on skin and robes, and great sharpness .
Very well done..=>>favorite
fkk (2037) 2006-06-07 10:20
wooow great capture and colors
very nice photo
arnabchat (7233) 2006-06-07 10:59
great work. i can figure out that this is a tantrik mural. this is a fantastic composition. the monk's cloth on the left seems to be so lively, it almost looks coming out of my screen.
Thanks for posting.
aravind_phd (237) 2006-06-07 13:22
Great capture Manuel,
Really like your note and the picture to say more about what you tried to capture.
Thanks for sharing,
clarita (654) 2006-06-07 13:34
good job in widening the frame.
interesting comp with tatoo/boy.
you shot this well.
mdetay (4865) 2006-06-08 0:18
Excellent picture (as usual). Well done. Thanks. Cheers.
yanseiler (20) 2006-06-08 3:47
Hi Manuel, very nice colors and very powerful crowded composition, this tattoo and the kid eating the ice cream have been captured at the right time... Very good to have the kid in the frame by the way...
kepec (237) 2006-06-11 5:30
Religious but still human... Great shot with wonderful colors, and I like the story this picture tells...
- Copyright: Manuel Librodo (manny) (21833)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2006-05-21
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Nikon D 200, Nikkor 70-200
- Exposure: f/3.2, 1/500 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Tatoo [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2006-06-07 8:10
- Favorites: 1 [view]