Black and White Portrait Street Travel It’s a hard life September 14, 2009 Old man | McLeod Ganj, Dharamsala, Himachal Pradesh, India 19.129686 72.815331 Advertisements Share thisClick to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related #Dharamsala#Himachal Pradesh#India#McLeod Ganj#Old Man Post navigation ← Tattooed leg It’s all about the perspective → 91 thoughts on “It’s a hard life” thats a very sad portrait…. damn!! look likes a man who has seen a lot and done lot … hardship… its touching!! truly beautiful!! Reply ↓ Great capture. Love the textures and processing! Reply ↓ Really amazing portrait!! Reply ↓ Wonderful capture bro.. Photographs speak everything.. Reply ↓ Speaks volumes. Thanks for sharing. Reply ↓ nice catch .. Reply ↓ Signs of life – perfect framed. The technique here works out the face, brings feelings in my view. Oh joshi, I think there’s the absolute need for showing larger sizes! :D … Cheers Reply ↓ Amazing. Simple yet amazing. Reply ↓ Excellent portrait and composition, the face shows the traces of a life lived… Great work Reply ↓ Perfectly framed and conveys just what you wanted! a hard life indeed. Reply ↓ Beautifully depicted – Picture perfect! Reply ↓ Un homme qui a bien vécu en travaillant certainement très dur. Ça se voit sur son visage. Reply ↓ You have captured a soul…. it is a strong portrait, both sad and proud – We find it very interesting, it is like he is telling a story – Great work! Reply ↓ awww such a sad looking man, like he’s looking up to heaven wondering when God is going to take him…. very well done!!! Reply ↓ excellent catch of the old man. Reply ↓ nice one daniel looks like you are obsessed with old faces these days :) Reply ↓ One of the best photographs of portraits. Well done. Reply ↓ This is really a breathtaking portrait! The light, the color toning and the texture of his face work so well together … very strong and emotional! Reply ↓ His eyes have sure seen too many things… Love this portrait and al its details ~ Reply ↓ wow, such an amazing portrait, very expressive. Reply ↓ Hard reality of life… waiting for everyone. Reply ↓ Intense portrait, especially the detail in the eyes. Love the bw too. Reply ↓ Very touching. :( Reply ↓ very expressive … well done. Reply ↓ i like your black & white profile photographs of old men! they show a lot of features and “history” Reply ↓ i liked this portrait very much. even without the caption, i believe everyone can see what it means. Reply ↓ Very strong portrait, great work as usual! Reply ↓ And a hard BW also, very well edited, capturing the essence of this old man. Congrats! Reply ↓ Time brings great change to him which has been very well described here!!! Well done!! Reply ↓ Beautiful B&W portrait. Reply ↓ Very good portrait. I love it. The expression is so great! Reply ↓ Your portraits are truly magnificent. Stunning capture with fascinating details and excellent lighting. Reply ↓ What a marvelous portrait of this man ! You can read the hardships on his face! Reply ↓ yet another crisp shot … luved the texture Reply ↓ AMAZING portrait ! Reply ↓ impressive portrait with amazing contrasts Reply ↓ You have captured time in this amazing portrait! Spirithelpers Reply ↓ Absolument superbe ce portrait, j’aime beaucoup, bravo et bonne soirée. Philippe. Reply ↓ Superb. Strong. Emotional. Bravo. Reply ↓ What beautiful light in this portrait, the title is very appropriate! :) Reply ↓ What a deep gaze, in my mind forever! I love your BW here, and the portrait, of course ;) Reply ↓ Great portrait! And great b&w processing. Reply ↓ Cada vez que entro en tu web me quedo asombrado con esos retratos llenos de sentimientos, este en especial por esos rasgos bien marcados mostrando los años que a pasado en su vida. Saludos. Reply ↓ Great shot…fantastic! Reply ↓ its definitely hard life…”but its said “life isnt fair but its still gud” d emotions in dis pic r such dat he seem to fighting it bravely spiritedly….luk at dos eyes dey seem to b talking here….its lovely capture of man’s story thru dis portrait…great shot …i turned speechless after seing ur dis old man’s portrait which is mor striking dan last old man’s pic ..well done… Reply ↓ Wow..stunning b/w portrait, great shot! Reply ↓ absolutely killer of a contrast in this one. Reply ↓ Intense portrait, very nice! Reply ↓ Love the expressive portrait!!! Reply ↓ beautyful, I love b&W portraits, you did it well Reply ↓ j adore les ambiances de vie du quotidien des gens de tout les jours Reply ↓ Fantastic portrait, he’s really seen a lot in life. Reply ↓ Awesome Josh… Reply ↓ I love the angle of his gaze, and ambiguous expression…is he looking up for help, or worried about the next thing that might be coming from above? Reply ↓ Love all the detail in this one and yes, please post in a larger size photo! Reply ↓ brilliant portrait, love the expressions, colors. Kudos. Reply ↓ Incredible portrait! Loved every detail… Reply ↓ Beautiful and strong portrait!!!! Reply ↓ One can truly see through his eyes and face where he is at and where he has been in his life. Great photos as always. Keep using your eyes by seeing through your heart Reply ↓ Is true!! Love the expression and the details. Reply ↓ Wonderful Joshi! Nice work! Reply ↓ I think this is one of the most moving images I have ever seen. Reply ↓ Amazing portrait! Reply ↓ Still fascinated by this image. Do you have a special workflow? The impression is great. Looks like he has been through a lot in his days. Reply ↓ the picture was calling again.. nice catch so am here to comment on this Reply ↓ What an amazing and impressive Portrait. … And an interesting question: Do you ask the people before shooting? Anyway…. Keep on watching. Your pics are beautiful. Best wishes, Sebastian Reply ↓ nice! Reply ↓ Expression on the face. Eyes…its says everything Reply ↓ A perfect portrait that carries untold epics in it. Reply ↓ Wow! What a perfect shot!!! Reply ↓ Love his eyes! Great b/w… beautiful photo Reply ↓ This really looks like a face that has seen a lot, I love how much emotion that seems to be in this mans face. Reply ↓ The eyes seem to say many things. Reply ↓ Very nice portrait Dan. The eyes speak so much. The light falling and how it fades is too good. Reply ↓ Beautiful Portrait shot Reply ↓ Reflection of age. Reply ↓ Good capture. He appears worried… Reply ↓ I seriously don’t have the right words,and the correct adjectives to use here..and u are tired of hearing how perfect it is..well it is…AMAZING is not the word..ITS OUTSTANDING… Reply ↓ Your capture of emotions is really awesome.. I keep looking forward to your next photo… Reply ↓ I totally agree with Farida! This is truly a touching portrait. Reply ↓ There are times when I a tear could drop from my eyes after looking at your clicks…. Reply ↓ I’m sure that you don’t need anyone-either me or someone else-to tell you that you are a very good photographer. The piece is just awesome. Reply ↓ Yes, it is a hard life! Reply ↓ Beautiful photograph,my instant reaction “चेहरा बयान कर रहा निरंतर ज़िन्दगी की धूप बहुत देखी अब शाम के धुंधलके में खडा इंतज़ार काली रात का कर रहा हसरत अभी भी दिल में है यादों के झरोके से थोड़ी सी धूप चुरा ले रात का फासला थोड़ा सा तो बढ़ा दे “ Reply ↓ Speaking volumes of the silence that silences our life… Reply ↓ What a wonderful portrait Dan. Excellent details on the face.. and I want that cap :D Reply ↓ Spectacular !!! Reply ↓ Love it man! Reply ↓ Superb Black and white work, and as always you really manage to capture a very candid expression. Reply ↓ It’s a hard life indeed – very well captured image ! Reply ↓ This is a moving capture Joshi! Hats off to you. Reply ↓ Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. 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