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I will attempt to do a male portrait per day this week as it was Ladies week last week.

Brand:Canon
Camera:Canon EOS 7D
Lens:EF17-40mm f/4L USM
Recording media:JPEG (digital)
Date Taken:20 Jun 2011 - 3:53 PM
Focal Length:37mm
Lens Max Aperture:f/4.0
Aperture:f/4.0
Shutter Speed:1/320sec
Exposure Comp:-1/3
ISO:2500
Exposure Mode:Shutter speed priority AE
Metering Mode:Multi-segment
Flash:Off, Did not fire
White Balance:As Shot
Title:Tommy
Username:danbrann danbrann
Uploaded:1 Oct 2012 - 9:11 AM
Tags:Black and white, Head and shoulders., Male, Portraits / people
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Votes:45
Voters:woolybill1 · franken · RonnieAG · NaturesHaven · Scottishlandscapes · mrswoolybill · trev0re · SlowSong · JohnChambersPhotography · Humblebee · Gerryrys · User_Removed · ringyneck · longhoss · RLF · surfinsurveyor · fentiger · JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY · pascalg · morpheus1955 · andy_AHG · Badgerfred · PattiW · CaroleS · BURNBLUE · PhillipMinnis · mikbee · WhiteRose1 · EMJAYCEE · CarolG · gingerdelight · pluckyfilly · nrudge · Philip_H · saltireblue · Silverzone · Alan_Baseley · jennialexander · Mrserenesunrise · mannypr · Daisymaye · AnnChown · Nigel_95 · phil99 · annettep38 ·
Views:125
Unique Views:69

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franken
franken Plus Member 123390 forum postsfranken vcard Wales4 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 9:14 AM

Excellent character study that work well in mono Dan.

Ken

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woolybill1
woolybill1 Plus Member 8woolybill1 vcard United Kingdom65 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 9:15 AM

Really lovely b&w, nice definition and a happy face.
Will the blokes flock to you as the ladies did?
Bill

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RonnieAG
RonnieAG Plus Member 5147 forum postsRonnieAG vcard Scotland114 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 9:19 AM

A fine B and W portrait, effectively lit and full of character, Danny.
Ronnie.

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Scottishlandscapes
Scottishlandscapes Plus Member 1068 forum postsScottishlandscapes vcard Scotland35 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 9:21 AM

A fine character and fine study Danny, the reflector has left it's mark on the spectacle lens but I do like the portrait.

Dougie

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mrswoolybill
mrswoolybill Critique Team 8638 forum postsmrswoolybill vcard United Kingdom1166 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 9:31 AM

I have to say that I prefer this to your ladies. A grand character portrait beautifully composed, and super rich deep black.
Moira

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JohnChambersPhotography

Grand capture amazing detail reminds me of a character from Dickens, superb work.a mono done to the highest degree, top class Danny.

John

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Humblebee
Humblebee  2 England
1 Oct 2012 - 10:02 AM

Take the No 1 spot on the podium Dan - a top notch portrait ... Carol Grin

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Gerryrys
Gerryrys  3 United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 10:11 AM

Excellently lit and presented Dan. Nice. Smile

Gerry

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longhoss
longhoss Plus Member 5longhoss vcard United Kingdom
1 Oct 2012 - 10:27 AM

Superb portrait, great detail and character.
From the thumb nail I thought you had captured my Uncle
Glyn

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surfinsurveyor
1 Oct 2012 - 10:36 AM

Superb portrait. The B&W conversion has really brought out the features of this gentleman. GrinGrin

Keith

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fentiger
fentiger Plus Member 13915 forum postsfentiger vcard England22 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 10:45 AM

A strong character study. Great photography Danny.

Albert

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pascalg
pascalg Plus Member 737 forum postspascalg vcard France
1 Oct 2012 - 10:52 AM

nice portrait!

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Badgerfred
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1 Oct 2012 - 11:45 AM

Super portrait Dan, love the detail and expression,
Fred.

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CaroleS
CaroleS Plus Member 460 forum postsCaroleS vcard United Kingdom3 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 12:57 PM

Terrific character (can we have something really hunky nextWink). That is a superb portrait.
Carole

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danbrann
danbrann Plus Member 10512 forum postsdanbrann vcard 15 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 1:24 PM


Quote: Terrific character (can we have something really hunky nextWink). That is a superb portrait.
Carole

Sorry Carole but I am not going to upload a self portrait again. The last time i did I was bogged down with emails and fanmail.
Danny

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mikbee
mikbee Plus Member 8mikbee vcard Scotland8 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 1:50 PM

You are a man after my own heart Danny.
It is always nice to keep the ladies satisfied !!
A good portrait of Tommy here with a smouldering,sultry glint in his eyes,
so I dunno what Carole is complaning about looking for a Full Monty Hunk !!
Mick.

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WhiteRose1
WhiteRose1 Plus Member 51244 forum postsWhiteRose1 vcard England142 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 1:56 PM

Lots of character and a great expression. Making connection with the sitter/model is half the battle and you seemed to have that well sussed.

Dave

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EMJAYCEE
EMJAYCEE Plus Member 5EMJAYCEE vcard England10 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 2:02 PM

A very fine detailed portrait Dan.
Joan.

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CarolG
CarolG Plus Member 8178 forum postsCarolG vcard Greece18 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 2:58 PM

An excellent portrait, Dan. Carol

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pluckyfilly
pluckyfilly Plus Member 8326 forum postspluckyfilly vcard United Kingdom33 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 5:52 PM

can we have a real one thenWinkGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin

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saltireblue
saltireblue Site Moderator 44580 forum postssaltireblue vcard Norway26 Constructive Critique Points
1 Oct 2012 - 6:43 PM

Excellent b&w portrait, Danny. Why is it that portraits of males with beards are so good as a rule?
(...and I don't mean as opposed to portraits of females with beards...)Wink

Malc

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Daisymaye
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2 Oct 2012 - 3:48 AM

A very good mono portrait......Sandy

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AnnChown
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2 Oct 2012 - 4:24 PM

I saw this on a thumbnail yesterday but didn't have time to comment or vote. It's a brilliant portrait of this character.
Ann

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