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Pipe Dreamer

By chase
Another of Richard with his pipe...duly lit this time.
Obviously dreaming of being somewhere other than in my home studio Wink

One softbox turned right down,triflector dropping a touch of reflected light back onto the opposite side of his face.

I think the smoke from his pipe is the finishing touch to this one too.

Thanks for taking the time to call in.
Janet xx

Tags: Hat Smoke Man Pipe Richard Portraits and people Flash and lighting

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paskinmj 12 11 1 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2012 6:39PM
Cracking portrait.
11 Jul 2012 6:53PM
nice click.....Grin
exposure Plus
17 6.0k United Kingdom
11 Jul 2012 7:02PM
A beautiful & detail Janet
CarolG 14 199 20 Greece
11 Jul 2012 7:18PM
Perfect lighting, Janet, another fine natural portrait. Carol
Philo 11 99 83 England
11 Jul 2012 7:18PM
Another exquisitely lit portrait and I do agree about the smoke.
senn 10 5 1 Belgium
11 Jul 2012 7:34PM
brilliant portrait
A real touch of class, love it, superb capture,

ChrisStyles 13 387 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2012 9:32PM
Stunning image,
tomcat 16 6.4k 15 United Kingdom
11 Jul 2012 9:38PM
Reminds me of Van CleefWink

chris-p Plus
15 75 England
11 Jul 2012 11:13PM
A fine portrait it looks super in print.
Irishkate Plus
11 45 121 United Kingdom
12 Jul 2012 1:12AM
Quite different from last night's with
dark side on right being very effective.
Also the upward glance tonight is appealing.
The pipe is great and just enough smoke which looks real
as it sems to be easy to add smoke these days.
chase Plus
16 2.2k 578 England
12 Jul 2012 9:47AM
Thanks everyone.

Many thanks for your UA Chris.

Kate,the smoke is real believe me,I had to wait ages for it to be where I wanted it to be for each frame...patience is a virtue Wink
Janet xx
Ade_Osman 18 4.5k 36 England
12 Jul 2012 4:13PM
Outstanding work again Janet, you do have this knack of finding folk with such interesting faces......Well done you!

chase Plus
16 2.2k 578 England
13 Jul 2012 7:11AM
Thanks all.
Many thanks for the UA Ade,appreciated.
Janet xx
Scaramanga 13 60 6 United Kingdom
13 Jul 2012 2:00PM
Beautiful light on these two images.

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