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By the window light

By Richsr
Many thanks to everyone for their comments and feedback on my last upload, very much appreciated.

I remember this one from a shoot with Holly earlier this year thought it was worth sharing.

Thanks for looking and comments feedback always welcome.


Tags: Window light Portraits and people Ivory flame Hallum Mill studios

Voters: pronabk, newy17, andylea and 183 more

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andylea 12 37 1 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 8:37AM
love the light richard brilliant comp wonderful colours and detail a stunner nice one Wink
johnnyboy114 12 231 106 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 8:38AM
Beautiful simplicity....still a lovely model, beautifully shot....
DeSilver Plus
13 14 12 England
20 Jul 2011 8:40AM

Quote:Beautiful simplicity....still a lovely model, beautifully shot....

Very well handled.

Stunning image. Smile

sherring 13 46 13 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 8:41AM
Superb Image Richard. Your portraits and lighting skills are always a joy to behold and this image is no exception.

debu 11 India
20 Jul 2011 8:42AM
Nice portrait and a very pretty model.
20 Jul 2011 8:47AM
Wonderful work here again Richard.

Richsr 14 91 223 England
20 Jul 2011 8:48AM
Thanks for all your comments everyone very much appreciated.
Regards Richard
20 Jul 2011 8:57AM
This really caught my eye. Lovely natural looking portrait, and I like that the colours and tones are all complimentary.
20 Jul 2011 9:02AM
The camera just loves this lovely lady, she knows what to do and lets the photographer get on with his part of the production, she must be a pleasure to work woth Richard, but then you make it look easy too.

BillyGoatGruff 14 191 199 England
20 Jul 2011 9:05AM
This is extremely good, Richard!

Very impressive photography, sir!!

saeidNL 11 3 Netherlands
20 Jul 2011 9:16AM
Fantastic and great works Richard,
A really fantastic shot - very well done
cdm36 17 391 7 England
20 Jul 2011 9:43AM
Excellent stuff Rich.
JOHNu 11 Ireland
20 Jul 2011 9:47AM
superb portrait ,great tones
Mari 17 1.8k United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 9:49AM
Beautiful Richard, such great colour tones in this Smile

Richsr 14 91 223 England
20 Jul 2011 9:50AM
many thanks for all your comments every one very much appreciated.
Regards Richard
mrswoolybill Plus
14 2.9k 2435 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 9:50AM
The choice of necklace and skirt is inspired!
Superb work.
Debbiee 15 136 6 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 9:57AM
Excellent portrait, I like everything about it the clothing, the lighting all just seem to compliment each other and the overall image
gingerdelight 15 298 11 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 10:07AM
Wonderfully lit and superbly captured, well done. Holly is such a beautifully natural model.
arhb 14 3.4k 68 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 10:28AM
Great portrait Rich - love the tones.
nikshot 12 9 1 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 10:36AM
Stand out photography, beautiful image...... Nick
Richsr 14 91 223 England
20 Jul 2011 10:36AM
Thanks Pete for the HC very much appreciated.
Regards Richard
Hoffy 16 262 16 England
20 Jul 2011 10:40AM
What beautiful quality
chris-p Plus
15 75 England
20 Jul 2011 10:59AM
Beautiful and many congrats ..
danbrann 16 640 17
20 Jul 2011 10:59AM
You two seem to work so well together.
lobski 10 2 1 Philippines
20 Jul 2011 11:15AM
Outstanding portrait and congrats!

Fred Grin
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
20 Jul 2011 11:16AM
Beautiful model, beautifully captured, processed and presented, Richard. Excellent work, one of my favourites of your portraits Smile Well deserving of the Awards! Wink
Trev Smile
digital_boi 15 3 6 Scotland
20 Jul 2011 11:24AM
You most certainly know your lighting so very very well Richard this is a plesure to view excellent work. That hair is superb !!! all awards richly deserbed

Graham GrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrinGrin
LesF 14 182 9
20 Jul 2011 11:39AM
Super pose and look captured here Richard, congrats on the HC and GEA

SteveMoulding 12 3 7 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 11:54AM
Stunning, love the pose and the lighting. Well deserving of the awards recieved.
Joline Plus
15 35 59 United States
20 Jul 2011 12:10PM
Beautiful, beautiful...
pluckyfilly 14 351 33 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 12:15PM
lovely skin tones good light and pose - a great shot
Richsr 14 91 223 England
20 Jul 2011 12:20PM
Thanks Phil for the GEA, very much appreciated.
Regards Richard
TONKSPHOTO 11 2 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 12:52PM
Back to what your really good at Richard..Love the warm light in this excellent image...Regards...John
Ade_Osman 18 4.5k 36 England
20 Jul 2011 1:05PM
Wonderful portrait.....

fraser 17 631 14 Scotland
20 Jul 2011 1:25PM
Beautiful in every way.

Daisymaye Plus
12 23 19 Canada
20 Jul 2011 2:06PM
A fabulous and wonderful portrait..............Sandy
Briwooly 15 454 6 England
20 Jul 2011 2:58PM
A well deserved bunch of rewards superb Richard

Scaramanga 13 60 6 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 2:59PM
A real beauty.
Richsr 14 91 223 England
20 Jul 2011 3:32PM
Thanks for all your comments everyone very much appreciated.
regards Richard
DaveU 15 1.4k 127 England
20 Jul 2011 3:56PM
Absolutely gorgeous Richard .... the colours work so very well together here. Subtle and very harmonious.
Lillian Plus
12 23 17 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 3:59PM
Brilliant and huge congratulations on the well deserved awards Richard..
this is truely beautiful
and so good to see your models back on the page again always a delight to see
rontear Plus
18 23 9 England
20 Jul 2011 4:35PM
Well deserved accolades for this sensual portrait Richard. Ivory Flame is a natural indeed. Ron.
CaroleS Plus
11 442 3 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 5:14PM
Absolutely stunning image. Carole
andmolliethedog 15 120 11 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 5:22PM
congrats..some great awards with Holly...nearly booked her once but never came of anything,you have done a first class job with this,slightly sad look..almost penative/deep in thought...yep worth the awards
20 Jul 2011 5:26PM
Again I say it. You bring out the very best in this model Richard, no one does it better.

John Smile
RonnieAG Plus
11 154 119 Scotland
20 Jul 2011 5:28PM
A beautifully captured shot, Richard: having mo experience of this genre I am nit competent to any further comment other than to say what an attractive image it is.
And many congrats. on the richly deserved awards.
achieverswales 11 8 101 Wales
20 Jul 2011 6:05PM
Every aspect of this capture shouts excelence!


dmhuynh72 13 44 3 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 6:09PM
Well deserved on all the awards Richard, really a lovely portrait.

Richsr 14 91 223 England
20 Jul 2011 6:21PM
Thanks for all your comments and feedback everyone, very much appreciated.
Regards Richard.
Cormy 13 3 England
20 Jul 2011 6:29PM
Gorgeous Rich,fully deserving your awards.Well done !!!
barbarahirst 13 27 12 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 6:35PM
A very big congrats on all those well deserved awards ..
A true stunner
Sue_R 15 11 6 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 7:02PM
Beautiful portrait.

Sue Smile
wyatturp 15 2 England
20 Jul 2011 8:15PM
Worth sharing ,for sure great light , nice and sharp well done...

DougSmile and detail ..
20 Jul 2011 9:31PM
Superb and beautiful portrait work, Richard Smile
Mynett 13 142 6 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 9:32PM
a beautiful pose, and model and the way her hair is mirrored in the colour of her skirt, this is a top shot

Lesley1959 12 2 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 10:16PM
Simply stunning!!

ianrobinson 11 1.2k 8 United Kingdom
20 Jul 2011 11:22PM
As soon as i saw this on the home page of epz i new it was your image, the style is so distinctly you.
A superb portrait as usual.

User_Removed 18 39 6 Scotland
21 Jul 2011 10:11AM
So fresh
SlowSong Plus
13 9.7k 30 England
21 Jul 2011 10:19AM
Wow, this is a real quality portrait. Such wonderful colours that blend together so well and the model is superb.
SurreyHillsMan 13 27 2 England
21 Jul 2011 10:23AM
Wonderful light and tones Richard

AnneWorner 13 620 43 United States
21 Jul 2011 5:47PM
Wonderful pensive mood, gorgeous pose, super model, and fabulous light. The awards are so well deserved for this one.
Devon_Wild 10 8 1 England
21 Jul 2011 7:56PM
Simply superb Richard , it has it all ...........Rob
Tynnwrlluniau Plus
11 112 39 Wales
21 Jul 2011 8:20PM
I can only echo all of the above, Richard. A superb portrait with great colour co-ordination, pose, lighting and artistic and technical flair.
21 Jul 2011 8:40PM
Can't improve on above comments Richard, one superb portrait.
Nigel_95 Plus
15 262 2 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2011 8:44PM
Congratulations on the photo and the awards Richard.

derekhansen 12 210 24 United Kingdom
21 Jul 2011 9:40PM
Fantastic image Richard. The light and various textures are just wonderful. The clicks and awards are thoroughly deserved.
brownsilent 14 7 2 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2011 7:59AM
She's an absolutely beautiful and skilled model, her hair and skirt are doing fine together and her pose and airs give the image a very romantic feeling.
Very well done, shown by the awards you've got. Congratulations!
Richsr 14 91 223 England
22 Jul 2011 11:02AM
Many thanks for all your comments and feedback everyone it is very much appreciated.
Regards Richard
Yogendra 17 22 1 United Kingdom
22 Jul 2011 8:58PM
Excellent shot, Superb.
franfoto 13 2 32 England
23 Jul 2011 1:25PM
What a wonderful model Holly is and what a beautiful job you've done on this one Richard, congratulations on the awards (richly deserved)


John_Horner 15 12 2 England
23 Jul 2011 10:30PM
Absolutely fabulous.

podgod 17 514 3 United Kingdom
24 Jul 2011 9:02AM
Cracking shot.
Rende 14 38 4 Netherlands
24 Jul 2011 11:39AM
Gorgeous light and tones Richard.
Dave_Holdham 12 4 1 Wales
24 Jul 2011 8:21PM
Beautiful image, great work
helenlinda Plus
14 374 22 United Kingdom
25 Jul 2011 8:07AM
Well deserved awards - love the tones you have captured Richard - very natural feel to this shot - Smile
25 Jul 2011 9:31AM
Just a stunning portraiture study and so well deserving of the awards - congratulations on such a wonderful piece of work..Jo20
JouŠo 17 56 Finland
25 Jul 2011 8:27PM
1st class!

26 Jul 2011 8:48AM
Excellent shot.Nice model
SugarDJ 13 1 England
26 Jul 2011 7:37PM
This is a terrific photo!! Well done.

Ayoob 10 Australia
28 Jul 2011 2:38PM
Amazing work , well done Richard.GrinWink
MikeJG 10 22 United Kingdom
29 Jul 2011 11:42AM
Superb colour coordination. Perfect portrait, makes me want to try some myself!
PaulLiley 12 2 13 United Kingdom
30 Jul 2011 7:25AM
Love the lighting and the setting on this one Richard. Nice work. Paul
very nice image love the tones ...
4 Aug 2011 12:13PM
marvellous shot with this superb model. Well done Rich
Alan_Coles 15 178 11 Wales
9 Aug 2011 6:08AM

Quote:Well deserved awards - love the tones you have captured Richard - very natural feel to this shot - Smile

Totally agree, great shot.
9 Jan 2013 9:09PM
beautiful work very delicate skin tones and colouring

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