Black and White Photography Street Photography In agony May 31, 2010 Wrinkled palms | Andheri station, Mumbai, Maharashtra, 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 #Hands#India#Maharashtra#Mumbai#Old Man Post navigation ← Lost in thought Wide-eyed → 101 thoughts on “In agony” What a great image Joshi! Very descriptive! Reply ↓ beautifully composed and shot… Reply ↓ this is such a beautiful shot. nice! Reply ↓ Every time u post a pic of hands .. its one master piece!! this one is so touching… the lines in those hands speaking thousand words .. kudos to a perfect and meaningful shot :) Reply ↓ Nice light on this one, shows the impressive detail in the skin. Reply ↓ Awesome Danny! Those hands…… Those lines that have helped make or break his destiny through the years…… and…… Those wrinkles…… Well done. Need I say more? :) :) :) :) :) :) Reply ↓ Um, wow. A beautiful shot. Reply ↓ Great shot! Love how the lines have come out!! Have a similar photu waiting to be uploaded! Reply ↓ Gr8 one Bro!! An empty Glass . Reply ↓ He should be enjoying the last years of his life in stead of begging for his food … so sad to see, but such a great capture. Time has left some beautiful texture on his hands. Reply ↓ your hand portrait certainly does make aging look like a horrific thing! Reply ↓ Speaks for itself Reply ↓ That just gave me the shivers. The message is direct and effective from this photo. Reply ↓ What a shot, beautiful. Reply ↓ Like a dried land…. SO SO SO strong ! Reply ↓ these hands must have a long-long story Reply ↓ superb texture and tones, wonderful photo Reply ↓ Wow! superb shot. Very apt title for the post.. Reply ↓ Bonsoir, Amazing texture and contrast..A sad picture..bravo! Reply ↓ An exceptional image. Looks like something from a magazine. I like it. Reply ↓ Wow it is like replica of damaged earth without proper rain and water – famine = wonderful Joshi Reply ↓ The detail in the hands, in this composition is staggering. As always your images make us curious as to the story that lies within. Superb work! Reply ↓ awsome!!! :) Reply ↓ Joshi, your photographs are stunningly beautiful. The hands are so expressive. But the faces. . . the faces just sing with the range of human emotion. Reply ↓ There is history in these hands. Reply ↓ so much wisdom in this shot. love the lines or age and wisdom here. wow. Reply ↓ Joshi, Astonishing piece… Most of d people doesnt know when to go for a black and white. Yours simply uses the light to tell the story!!! Reply ↓ fantastic and incredible shot , fabulous !!!!!! , details and light , great !!!! Reply ↓ what a great shot , these hands are so meaningful , a can feela whole life in the wrinkles… Reply ↓ Meaningful and intense pair of hands, wonderful photo. This person has lived for sure, but it’s a hard life. Reply ↓ Powerful and touching, lost for words Reply ↓ Wow! This hands look like they have touched a lot of things. Excellent shot! Reply ↓ nice Reply ↓ A strong piqture,with a powerful message! Beautiful hands. Reply ↓ ¡Cuanta experiencia! Reply ↓ wonderful image! Indeed the lines speak a lot. PS reminds me of the classic ‘Reclaim your life’ commercial for Tata Safari Dicor. Reply ↓ This is hands have a lot of visdom. Using B/W make the shot very powerful! This must be a workingclass hero…. Reply ↓ This is hands with a lot of…. Reply ↓ I like those deep wrinkles, signs of Time passing… stuning and beautiful. Reply ↓ nice photo. the lines give expression and age Reply ↓ a perfect picture with black and white, and great great texture. good work! :D Reply ↓ Oh My…parchment hands with a whole life to tell! Great capture and light! B&W is the right choice for such an impressive story to tell! Reply ↓ The life is written deeply on these hands. A strong picture! Reply ↓ great…..lovely capture of the wrinkled hands.. Reply ↓ “Gezeichnet vom Alter” was für eine Aufnahme !! Reply ↓ A lot of detail and story in those hands. Paule http://www.paulepictures.com http://www.paulepictures.com/blog Reply ↓ This is the pic that has moved me the MOST so far. Well, apart from that ward winning pic of the journalists’ with the vulture waiting by the boy! Hats off to your for seeing what everyone else fails to see. Reply ↓ An excellent composition, the life has to mark these hands, big class, well with you. Daniel Reply ↓ What a strong and powerful palms’ landscape . Stunning ! Reply ↓ They are some wrinkled hands! A very emotional and moving photograph – well done. Reply ↓ Expressive hands and striking picture Simply superb Reply ↓ Speechless and transfixed! o.O Reply ↓ This hands are extraordinary !!! Congratulations for this capture Reply ↓ you have captured age brilliantly. Reply ↓ … so sad … but such a artistic shot !! Reply ↓ Powerful and moving image, those hands have a lot of history in them. Excellent details, tones and contrasts. Reply ↓ Simply astounding joshi….i’m a die hard fan of ur Photography… Reply ↓ Another amazing image Joshi! Reply ↓ Beautiful photograph, amazing capture. This hands are sending so many thoughts! Reply ↓ I would rate this as one of your best compositions, its a masterpiece Joshi. Reply ↓ Una captura en B&W genial. Saludos Reply ↓ One entire labor life (and lines of life) on these hands… Reply ↓ wow man!!!hw did yoo even persuade him for this shot…cool!!! Reply ↓ Stunning photo yaar Reply ↓ works perfect in b&w Reply ↓ Dramatic photo…talks off the life behind those hands…very nice Reply ↓ Speaks volume Daniel! Reply ↓ Superb texture on those hands. The B&W adds to the overall depth and tone of the photo.. Superbly captured.. Ram Reply ↓ Love the textures! Reply ↓ the map of a lifetime…very nicely rendered Reply ↓ aah this speaks to us :) Reply ↓ A photo that prove the saying “A picture is worth a thousand words” This is a storytelling photo. Excellent! Reply ↓ nice capture on the grains and how you choose B&W to present this. Reply ↓ My! year and years and years… I have to think about myself after years… So great! Reply ↓ magnifique, des mains qui auraient sans doute beaucoup à raconter. Reply ↓ Goes without saying these hands speak volumes, but a very silent and powerful story that millions live throughout the day and have experienced for ages. Beautiful execution; could not expect less from you. Reply ↓ I work as a Commercial Photographer here in Singapore. Just loved the image composition and photographic expressions. Running a photo studio here in Singapore, we do mainly professional headshots. It’s great to see other works outside the studio environment. Thanks for sharing. Reply ↓ Just loved the way the images were shot. Thanks for sharing. Reply ↓ wow, incredible skin full of a lifetime. looking a bit spooky.. Reply ↓ wow..really good! Very impressive image! Reply ↓ What a strong image this is, I love hands, these are so well captured. A life’s work. Reply ↓ these hands speaks Reply ↓ Superb shot thanks for sharing! fab Reply ↓ beautiful shot. my only problem is the title “in agony”. the title should be more ambiguous as to let the viewer determine the man’s emotions. the picture should not be influenced by it’s title. Reply ↓ superb; bravo Reply ↓ Very very strong picture! Reply ↓ What can I say that hasn’t already been written? Beautifully done–the hands tell us a life-story here. Reply ↓ Very dramatic. Reply ↓ We say by time even the biggest rock obliterate under the flowing water… but here with the age the lines go hard on hands… a fact with a brilliant pic… Reply ↓ brilliant! Reply ↓ ultimate Reply ↓ OMG.. there are pictures and there are pictures and then there are your pictures.. beautiful and insightful. Reply ↓ great Reply ↓ impressive Reply ↓ You have really made this look painfull. Reply ↓ Ufff – said I after watching this image. Reply ↓ so touching… and powerful! Reply ↓ History hands. Reply ↓ Handful of Wisdom… precious capture! Reply ↓ A whole life and more in this shot! Great work Joshi… Reply ↓ thank 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. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. Notify me of new posts via email. Basic HTML allowed.