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By Briwooly
Another from the reenactors at the Pickering weekend.Anyone who as been to the weekend will have seen the wonderful guy walking around doing is thing.
This was taken in the middle of Pickering with lots of people milling around in modern dress so a little work had to be done on the background WinkGrin

As always thanks for the looks clicks and comments very much appreciated and any advise for improvements always gratefully received.


Tags: General Black and white Digitally manipulated Portraits and people Humour and fun Photo journalismPickeringwar weekend

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nonur Plus
7 17 11 Turkey
12 Nov 2012 10:08AM
I like the work done for the background and the chosen tone. They enhanced the historical effect. Great mono portrait!

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surfinsurveyor 8 697 1 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 10:17AM
Great processing producing a wonderful image. GrinGrin

marktc Plus
6 86 14 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 11:50AM
Excellent work
mugshotmyk 5 3 9 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 11:56AM
I'm willing to swear that's really my great-aunt Gertrude with a Cuban cigar in her mouth and a homburg hat. (Kidding, of course - and I like it.)
TrevBatWCC Plus
8 12 10 England
12 Nov 2012 12:11PM
An excellently captured portrait, Brian, and a cracking presentation Wink
Trev Smile
danbrann Plus
12 624 17
12 Nov 2012 12:30PM
So well processed Brian. So many of us have a picture of him against a brick wall or dreadful background but you have brought a sense of reality to it with your thoughtful presentation and processing.
WhiteRose1 Plus
6 1.6k 148 England
12 Nov 2012 1:03PM
Very well worked, the presentation is spot on.

AnnChown Plus
6 199 1 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 1:21PM
Excellently taken and processed.
12 Nov 2012 6:47PM
The same fella was at Leyburn's 1940 weekend too.

Great shot

Fefe Plus
4 23 31 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 6:54PM
Great work Brian.......
Love what you have doneGrin....... Its the same Winston as mine in my image. He loves to poseGrin
12 Nov 2012 7:19PM
Super shot Brian, great work on the bg.

Humblebee 4 1 England
12 Nov 2012 7:27PM
Superbly crafted Brian, and this gent makes a great stand in for Winston ... Carol Grin
great image Brian
super job on the processing
pamelajean Plus
10 969 1832 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 8:05PM
Well, I was certainly fooled!
carper123 Plus
4 927 8 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 8:06PM
Wonderful portrait, great presentation and processing, luv the background.
Well done.
Darryl. Smile
footloose 5 1 England
12 Nov 2012 8:29PM
This guy is at every ww2 event,great shot.
jasonrwl Plus
6 1.1k 10 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 8:57PM
Very well worked Brian
pluckyfilly Plus
10 351 33 United Kingdom
12 Nov 2012 9:55PM
possibly not much you could do about the plane attacking the back of the models headWink otherwise a good shot which suits sepia well
franken Plus
14 4.0k 4 Wales
13 Nov 2012 7:53PM
Excellent portrait Brian.

13 Nov 2012 8:31PM
Nice work Wooly like it
Daisymaye Plus
8 23 10 Canada
15 Nov 2012 1:00PM
What a wonderful expression you've captured and perfect background work.......Sandy
Richsr Plus
9 91 223 England
16 Nov 2012 3:48PM
Well worked with this Brian.
Regards Richard
Glostopcat 10 255 2 England
22 Nov 2012 10:43PM
A terrific character study, this image looks really authentic

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