A Jordan guard wearing the traditional Kefieh.
We were in the roman theater of Jerash.
Cropped, cloned out few elements, USM applied.
Nobody has marked this note useful
Critiques | Translate
oochappan (16688) 2005-09-30 8:13
A pleasant smile he got and a very nice coloring for this close portrait using a short DOF to spot him totally out,very well captured.
tinamunk3 (6408) 2005-09-30 8:31
Very nice and sharp portrait - he looks like an oil-sheik :-)
It looks like something is going to happen - like his face will open up..... - if you know what I mean.
Sorry for asking (I'm a REAL amateur) - but what is USM?
jrzufferey (7301) 2005-09-30 9:23
Salut Steven,je trouve ton portrait parfaitement bien réussi. Ciao/jr
rbcy1974 (20758) 2005-09-30 11:00
Cest une superbe portrait, mais je pense que tu l'as trop centré, autrement cest superbe.
pilpel-adom (3018) 2005-10-03 11:00
Nice portrait, Steven! His eyes are very bright and reflect the outside world, as he sees it...Great moment you captured here.
jkos (981) 2005-10-04 10:58
I love those facial closes.
Do you usually ask for people to pose?
I imagine people would get shy
with a 200mm tele! Nice work with DOF!
- Copyright: Steven Le Vourc'h (Curioso) (9271)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2005-09-24
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Canon EOS 20D, 70-200mm f/4, Digital RAW, Hama UV 72 mm
- Exposure: f/4.5, 1/250 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: 9 DAYS TO DISCOVER JORDAN
- Date Submitted: 2005-09-30 8:00