Black and White Photography Portrait Photography Street Photography Travel Photography Pensive mood November 15, 2010 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 ← Tribal Woman Solitude → 111 thoughts on “Pensive mood” Comment navigation Newer Comments → Lovely portrait Reply ↓ Un superbe portrait en n&b. Reply ↓ This pictures looks really good. Good capture of the expressions. Reply ↓ I rather felt it was more of a grieved mood :) Reply ↓ wow!!!! I love the eotion in this one it’s incredible!!!! Reply ↓ Sehr schöne, zurückhaltende Beleuchtung – wirkt sehr nachdenklich. Reply ↓ Oh my! This is so haunting a pic…donno why! LOVE it, like always! Reply ↓ I agree that he seems more sad than pensive. Very nice shot anyway. Reply ↓ Awesome…looks like a painting!!! Reply ↓ बहुत सुंदर …एक दम प्रभाव छोडती वाह … Reply ↓ i think ur lucky to have come by this man .. he looks so sweet at the same time looks like a man who seen n done a lot is now tired .. may b he is thinking over the times .. nice one :) Reply ↓ Superb Reply ↓ Very nice B&W conversion. Reply ↓ Don’t you wonder what his mind’s eye sees, Joshi! Reply ↓ Pensive seems about right to me – well caught! I particularly like the way the face separates from the background. Reply ↓ Lovely…. Reply ↓ Very deep…the silent intensity of the character has been wonderfully caught…gr8 photo bro :) Reply ↓ Very beautiful B&W portrait ! I like the contrasts and the details. Also the light is fantastic. Have a lovely day :) Reply ↓ Such emotion caught in his face your portraits are top class Reply ↓ Boy Joshi you’ve really nailed this shot–I love this portrait and the title is perfect for the look you’ve captured. Reply ↓ mood superbly captured! Reply ↓ very beautiful as always in all your portraits, this one is absolutely stunning, perfect use of b/w and delicate frame, compliments Reply ↓ Joshi, this is so wonderful. Her expression is so intent, her stare straight ahead. I love the detail of the lines on her face. Reply ↓ Wonderful & Moody Portrait! Excellent framing and sensitivity to the model! Reply ↓ great ! Reply ↓ very nice capture of this old man Good shot Reply ↓ Fantastic snap! Her wrinkles are well etched out in this cap and her emotionless face adds beauty to the frame! Another signature Joshi photo! Reply ↓ Each of these portraits have a story behind it. :) Reply ↓ Ahh!!1 beautiful and painful Reply ↓ What a nice side portrait ! Reply ↓ A great portrait! He looks as if he is in pain…. Reply ↓ This is amazing! Reply ↓ Very natural and great technique! Reply ↓ He has a very nice face frame,that is, handsome! But looks experienced and in deep thought! Just magnificent! Reply ↓ beautiful street portrait, tells a story Reply ↓ reminds me of my grandfather when he is about to tell me a tale of his youth Reply ↓ Beautiful photograph! Quite sad and very dignified. Reply ↓ Wonderful light on this man’s face. An excellent portrait. Reply ↓ exquisite portrait. fabulous lighting. bravo Reply ↓ terrific B&W. great detail and light. Reply ↓ Excellent portrait in BW with beautiful lightning. Reply ↓ Love it. Another touching portrait. Reply ↓ Great portrait! Reply ↓ o wowwww… so u reached my home town ….. its too good … thanks Reply ↓ Beautiful portrait, I like his expression! Reply ↓ That person exudes wisdom Reply ↓ really nice portrait. Reply ↓ great angle for this beautiful portrait ! :) Reply ↓ Nostalgic-looking back at life. Reply ↓ I like that his turned towards his past (left) that is in the light when future (right) is in the dark, the play of light is superb, along with his intense absorbed expression, Joshi. Reply ↓ That’s great! Reply ↓ superb!!! :) Reply ↓ Very nice and natural portrait…Great Job !! Reply ↓ Just superb. Reply ↓ Pensive or tired , never mind, you picture is photographically expressive , Phil. Reply ↓ The weight of the world is on his shoulders! Reply ↓ Looks to me like he is lost in deep thoughts about a haunting past….. Great work Joshi… Reply ↓ 10/10…..beautiful, thoughtful Reply ↓ Wow, that’s great! Wonderful portrait and graytones! Reply ↓ Superb. Nice portrait. I really like the details captured. Well done ! Reply ↓ wonderful B&W and details, great portrait Reply ↓ Excellent portrait! Reply ↓ tous superbes tes portraits, bravo !!! Reply ↓ Hey Joshi, Whats your fascination with black? Even your profile pic is quite dark :) amazing capture nevertheless.. Reply ↓ I think B&W often gives an effect that colour pics don’t… Good one. Reply ↓ wonderful Reply ↓ Great character in his face – excellent work. Reply ↓ Nice photography…. its very awesome….. Reply ↓ You are an amazing photographer… Wow! Reply ↓ Beautifully Captured Reply ↓ The wrinkles and folds of the skin are amazing! B&W rocks..nice mood to the photo in general! darn nice Reply ↓ Enjoyed the concentration on his face. Great tight composition. Paule http://www.paulepictures.com http://www.paulepictures.com/blog Reply ↓ wonderful… this is truly a masterpiece. Reply ↓ This BW is so beautiful and the light is perfect. I don’t know what he’s thinking about, but his attitude is deeply pensive. Have a nice day. Reply ↓ Quel jolies variations de gris sur ce portrait de vieillard bien vu ! Reply ↓ Beautiful. The mood is wonderfully captured. Reply ↓ The “light” and the “no light” are so strong in the picture, made me think of the Yin-Yang – where Yang is the element of light and Yin the element of darkness – the continual movement – the cycle of youth and old age – of turmoil and wisdom. The picture does capture so much of life! Reply ↓ Fantastic portrait! Excellent work. Reply ↓ Another superb portrait. Excellent light and details of his intense expression. Reply ↓ this portrait is first class!! 5* Reply ↓ Pensive, indeed. Great shot. Reply ↓ Lovely black and white portrait; love his expression and the light as well Reply ↓ As always an apt title for a very somber work Reply ↓ This is a very impressive shot, it can be a pensative mood or a very sad mood too. Very strong mood, well done my friend! Reply ↓ superbe expression, et très beau noir et blanc, comme d’habitude. Reply ↓ Encore un sans faute !!! je suis jaloux de vos portraits !! J’aime l’expression et le n&b de votre cliché !! une belle réussite !! Bravo et bon week end Reply ↓ crisply captured!! Reply ↓ extraordinaire profil en B&W !! Reply ↓ Fantastic…thoughtful expression. Timeless! Reply ↓ Superb shot Reply ↓ Wonderful portrait. He looks like he has something weighing on his mind. Reply ↓ Amazing portrait – wonderful moment captured here. The expression, the tones, the BW is superb Reply ↓ i missed this sad but beautiful profile, superb b&w ! Reply ↓ yet another beautiful portrait Reply ↓ Gem of a portrait. The rendition in monochrome has added to the aura. Reply ↓ Wow. So intense. Great shot. Reply ↓ Great portrait ! Reply ↓ All the pictures are lovely! Beautiful shots!! A Journey to the Unknown Spaces Reply ↓ I think you should come to China, and i think you can capture photos of more shocking that like this Reply ↓ love the expression Reply ↓ Comment navigation Newer Comments → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... 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