Black and White Portrait Travel Sparkling through the darkness October 24, 2011 Old man | Kanchipuram, Tamil Nadu, India 19.129686 72.815331 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 #India#Kanchipuram#Old Man#Tamil Nadu Post navigation ← Light of hope A girl’s dream world → 166 thoughts on “Sparkling through the darkness” Comment navigation Newer Comments → This photo speaks volume, specially the eyes. Brilliant shot and a beautiful title! Reply ↓ Good one, Reply ↓ Great portrait. I like how the light catches or seems to flow thru his eyes and feels like it bores right into your soul. Reply ↓ Good picture! Reply ↓ i love your low key shots. Awesome – as always. Reply ↓ this adds to my personally mind blowing favourites list! Reply ↓ The serene look of the old man impresses me…..photograhy is an art and you have mastered it better than any one else. Hatts off to ur skills!!! From: sriramnivas.wordpress.com Reply ↓ WOW!!!! Reply ↓ Superbly intense portrait and great emphasis on those eyes. Top notch Joshi! Reply ↓ Fantastic light. Love the reflections / light in the eyes. I don’t know whether it’s because of the light or the white color, the beard is giving a nice feature to his face. Reply ↓ That’s a Great One Mate ! Reply ↓ Awesome! I really liked the line of white beard on the left side! Reply ↓ amazin!!!!! kudos!! Reply ↓ Beautiful. Is that your reflection that i see in his eyes? http://www.rajniranjandas.blogspot.com Reply ↓ have u become old capturing old people ? by the way nice there of black and whites grey.. i like it . .. consistency.. page is getting improved not just the picture. Reply ↓ Wow! Intriguing and mysterious portrait Josh, the lighting is just fantastic, his eyes are piercing through the darkness! Reply ↓ Ah! What a wonderful portrait this is. Those eyes speak so much. Part mystery, part tough past, part longing and so much more. The lighting is so apt too. Lovely BW. Reply ↓ The eyes speak a lot and in this shot its true! Reply ↓ Wonderfully captured as always! As everyone said his eyes looks awesome…and of course the defining line along the jaw (that’s what I noticed first) Fab job, Joshi:) Reply ↓ Another wonderful photo Joshi! Reply ↓ Wonderful work! Reply ↓ Wonderful use of light Reply ↓ Beautiful dark eyes shine like a black pearl! :) Reply ↓ आँखें बहुत कुछ कह जाती हैं,सुंदर… Reply ↓ There is something deep in those eyes which is aptly captured by you, Joshi! Nice shot! :) Love, Risha :) Reply ↓ Great portrait with lots of feelings…. Reply ↓ Great portrait. Reply ↓ very impressive! a coal mimer? Reply ↓ Brilliant. Reply ↓ Once again, a very striking image. For a light so dark, the overall feeling is surprisingly calm, almost soothing.At the same time, the look in the eyes, combined with the uneasy but firm pose of the mouth force the clash of many antagonist reactions in my mind. Well done. Reply ↓ Love this light – combined with the expression, it makes for a compelling portrait. Reply ↓ His eyes are very impressive… Great work ! Have a lovely day :) Reply ↓ Haunting…. Reply ↓ Excellent! What a wonderful portrait. Reply ↓ une belle frange de lumière qui ourle ce visage et fait ressortir l’intensité du regard ! j’aime ! Reply ↓ Super like Reply ↓ Really cool catchlight in the eyes and on the stubble around the chin. Very defining. Love it! Reply ↓ I like the expression and the way the face comes from the dark Reply ↓ What a awesome portait!!! You get 10*’s from me….. Reply ↓ A Magnum class portrait. A monumental image! Reply ↓ Nice work, Josh :) Its like his soul is speakin to us :) Gr8 work bro!! :) Reply ↓ WOW! Just wow! Magnificient shot..:-) Reply ↓ WOW!!! 5 starts… Reply ↓ Very nice!!!!! Reply ↓ His face haunts you – those eyes – wonderful shot… Reply ↓ There maybe some magic within this image. Thanks for sharing. Reply ↓ stunning shot! they eyes speak a thousand words! Reply ↓ Wonderful and expressive portrait! Reply ↓ A very good portrait! This man has some powerfull eyes! Reply ↓ Grandisoe portrait et iamge superbe quel rendu sur le visage, ces yeux qui ressortent grandisoe Reply ↓ Magnificent portrait! Excellent use of light and dark contrasts! Reply ↓ such a wonderfully intense image~ Reply ↓ amazing! the light and the stark darkness! wow. Reply ↓ a very dark one… great ! Reply ↓ Ses yeux sont comme des Lumières dans ce visage très sombre, un très beau portrait Reply ↓ wow, fantastic! the title is perfect! Reply ↓ Really haunting and captivating image you have captured. Great job. Reply ↓ The eyes … are disturbing. Reply ↓ Dramatic lighting. The eyes are kind of hypnotic. Reply ↓ Great work Joshi !! —> PRO <— Reply ↓ really good :) so intense .. he shines through the darkness :) Reply ↓ amazing light …. but ever so creepy Reply ↓ The eyes made me shudder a little. Superb photograph. Reply ↓ Excellent low key portrait ! Reply ↓ quel magnifique regard ! Reply ↓ superb use of light – the title is spot on :) Reply ↓ nice photograph Reply ↓ Very nice portrait! Reply ↓ Wow! Amazing capture. Perfect play with light! Reply ↓ Intense and expressive glance , wonderful portrait , Phil Reply ↓ Terrific portrait interpretation Reply ↓ Bonjour! Superbe N&B!! Un grand bravo pour ce magnifique portrait!! Amitiés de France:CLAIRE Reply ↓ this photos is so gorgeous…. love the darkness… Reply ↓ Stunning work. Absolutely stunning. Reply ↓ Special eye and portrait with a story in the face. Wonderful! Reply ↓ The speaking eyes……………great pic Reply ↓ The eyes look beautiful. Great work!! Reply ↓ Eyes for the eyes of the deprived soul !! Reply ↓ A perfect portrait. Very strong in shadow. Reply ↓ Effective! Help me learn the tricks too :) Reply ↓ Brilliant shot, cool bw! Reply ↓ his eyes……… a tale out of the darkness. excellent! Reply ↓ this is incredible!! Reply ↓ Wow, brilliant image mate! Reply ↓ Fantastic portrait with just a hint of light here and there. Reply ↓ The detail in the eyes are wonderful. He seems sorrowful and exposed. Great emotion. Reply ↓ Striking, as usual. Reply ↓ Wow! breathtaking portrait The line of the face in combination with the eyes just amazing Reply ↓ Amazing portrait… Reply ↓ He reminds me the Colonel Kurz in Apocalypse Now :-) Reply ↓ love the eyes…beautiful Reply ↓ breathtaking magical lights, it’s a pleasure to visit your blog. Reply ↓ wonderful! Reply ↓ Hauntingly beautiful!!! Reply ↓ un regard magnifique, et un noir et blanc de toute beauté. Reply ↓ Amazing shot! Very picturesque :) Reply ↓ Excellent photography. Amazing click Reply ↓ Superb……………………………Phto http://ivaikavidhaialla.blogspot.com/2011/10/blog-post_27.html Reply ↓ This is really a startling image. Darkness and iight. That’s what it’s all about. a real treat for the photographic eye Reply ↓ Great bright eyes! Reply ↓ Comment navigation Newer Comments → 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.