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Did this quite a while ago, but its still one of my favorite pics.

Camera:Bronica ETRS
Lens:150mm
Recording media:FP4
Title:Untitled
Username:contemporary dave contemporary dave
Uploaded:29 Nov 2005 - 2:41 AM
Tags:Portraits / people
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croberts
croberts e2 Member 102160 forum postscroberts vcard Ireland8 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2005 - 2:43 AM

Now, theres a portrait! Love it!

Chris

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paulcr
paulcr e2 Member 101536 forum postspaulcr vcard Ireland9 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2005 - 2:44 AM

Great portrait, full of character. PAul

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stevie
stevie e2 Member 111198 forum postsstevie vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2005 - 2:45 AM

Most certainly full of character, very nice indeed

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Westers
Westers e2 Member 103905 forum postsWesters vcard Burkina Faso1 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2005 - 2:47 AM

After a quick session with Keithh I can appreciate how much work went into lighting this.

Lovely.

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lauraHB
lauraHB e2 Member 9121 forum postslauraHB vcard Ireland
29 Nov 2005 - 2:47 AM

Great portrait and as said before, full of character. Laura

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Nic_WA
Nic_WA e2 Member 10179 forum postsNic_WA vcard Australia2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2005 - 3:06 AM

What a great face.
Nic

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jpenguin
jpenguin e2 Member 966 forum postsjpenguin vcard United Kingdom
29 Nov 2005 - 3:07 AM

great shot great character great expression.
J

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Pav
Pav e2 Member 1141 forum postsPav vcard United Kingdom
29 Nov 2005 - 3:14 AM

great portrait, this guy looks a bit like Omar Sharif

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JohnHorne
JohnHorne e2 Member 101023 forum postsJohnHorne vcard
29 Nov 2005 - 3:32 AM

Excellent exposure and great detail. Click.
John

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Lourens
Lourens e2 Member 9Lourens vcard
29 Nov 2005 - 3:45 AM

GREAT character study!!! Well done!!

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cathal
cathal e2 Member 10492 forum postscathal vcard Ireland4 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2005 - 5:10 AM

An excellent, if very familiar, portrait. Where have I seen this before? What magazine? Put me out of my missery...

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thewaiter
thewaiter e2 Member 131177 forum poststhewaiter vcard England9 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2005 - 5:17 AM

See this a few times before Dave quality image

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willf1
willf1 e2 Member 1051 forum postswillf1 vcard
29 Nov 2005 - 5:23 AM

Yeah, I can understand why it is one of your favourites. Excellent portrait shot. Remember it from a few magazines.

TOny

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MediumSizeUnavailable
MediumSizeUnavailable e2 Member 91503 forum postsMediumSizeUnavailable vcard Belgium44 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2005 - 5:24 AM

Great portrait. Can he come read bedtime stories to my daughter please. He has the perfect face for it.

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Mikearty
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29 Nov 2005 - 6:09 AM

Now this is what portrait photography is all about, A face of a thousand and one story's, very well shot! cheers Mike.

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contemporary dave
contemporary dave e2 Member 101286 forum postscontemporary dave vcard United Kingdom
29 Nov 2005 - 7:00 AM

Thanks for your kind comments.

I took this some years ago when a camera club asked me to do a talk on portraiture. This guy was in the audience. I only took about 4 shots of him and didn't bother processing the shots for months. When I did, I found this little gem.

I think the last time it got published in a photo mag was about 3 or 4 years ago in Practical Photography.

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Gavin
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29 Nov 2005 - 11:25 AM

Good portrait. Plenty of character.

Gavin

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mipettin
mipettin e2 Member 10884 forum postsmipettin vcard Scotland2 Constructive Critique Points
29 Nov 2005 - 12:06 PM

Absolutely superb and deserves far more attention than those over-saturated, over-gradded landscapes that myself and others are guilty of Smile Good idea with the glasses off the eyes to avoid distracting reflections. Cheers, Martin

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neonknight
neonknight e2 Member 10neonknight vcard United Kingdom
29 Nov 2005 - 12:45 PM

Stunning shot nice one,John

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claret
claret e2 Member 1049 forum postsclaret vcard England
29 Nov 2005 - 10:56 PM

Wonderful B&W portrait.
Iain

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eafy
eafy e2 Member 10eafy vcard Australia
29 Nov 2005 - 11:00 PM

Great shot full of character.

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Daisy_intheMill
Daisy_intheMill e2 Member 10145 forum postsDaisy_intheMill vcard United Kingdom1 Constructive Critique Points
30 Nov 2005 - 1:12 AM

Fantastic work. Inspirational lighting. Glad to be click 30.

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nell
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30 Nov 2005 - 2:38 AM

Fantstic work.
Love the strong lighting.
Lucy

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Nigel_95
Nigel_95 e2 Member 8260 forum postsNigel_95 vcard United Kingdom2 Constructive Critique Points
25 Oct 2006 - 10:48 PM

I too can understand why this is one of your favourites. This is full of character, and his whole face is smiling.

Nigel

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AliMurray
AliMurray e2 Member 7AliMurray vcard Scotland
16 Jun 2007 - 4:29 PM

Well lit. Great face. Love it.

Alison

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