Paul from today

A home for images for discussion and appraisal
Post Reply
User avatar
John
Administrator
Administrator
Posts: 4644
Joined: Sun Aug 19, 2007 10:34 am
Contact:

Paul from today

Post by John » Sun Jan 31, 2016 5:41 pm

002 Paul.jpg
002 Paul.jpg (493.18 KiB) Viewed 1221 times
This is from today's shoot. The lighting was very simple and quite harsh to give this effect, which was close to what I wanted.
003 Hidden Thoughts.jpg
003 Hidden Thoughts.jpg (303.44 KiB) Viewed 1221 times
I know this is very dark, and deliberately so. It's intended to show the subject's eyes as a mere glimmer in the dark, to give a sense of mystery as to what thoughts lie within.
Best regards

John

User avatar
Paul Jones
Administrator
Administrator
Posts: 2342
Joined: Sun Sep 02, 2007 5:35 pm
Spam Protection: No
Contact:

Re: Paul from today

Post by Paul Jones » Tue Feb 02, 2016 9:51 pm

I kinda like these John. I like the dark, moody feel you were aiming for.

The lighting was a bit harsh, and I take the blame/responsibility for that. Sorry.

Is that a dirty mark on the background on the top photo (close to his ear)? I would have cloned it out.

On the whole, a decent job.

I've not actually looked through my photos yet, but I'm aiming to sit down and go through them asap.
Paul
================
http://www.PaulJones.org


"As usual Paul is absolutely correct."
"In short, Paul is an absolutely brilliant mentor."

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Google [Bot] and 7 guests