Arts and Culture Black and White Portrait Travel Unaffected traditions December 5, 2011 Tribal Woman | Wayanad, Kerala, 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 #India#Kerala#Tribe#Wayanad Post navigation ← Hidden wrath Unwind yourself → 169 thoughts on “Unaffected traditions” Comment navigation Newer Comments → This shot speaks a lot. Again you gave it a beautiful title… Reply ↓ Superb shot, expressions captured with detail. Reply ↓ Marvelous! Reply ↓ Wow. You really find the most amazing images to capture, and then do so in such a unique way…..I’d love to go on a journey with you one day….. Reply ↓ whoa!!! how u manage to find such amazing details… kudos to u !!! Reply ↓ Beautiful !!! My eye gets stuck at that ear-err ring (?) Reply ↓ നന്നായിട്ടുണ്ടു്… സുഹൃത്താണെന്നതില് അഭിമാനം തോന്നുന്നു. Reply ↓ Oh My God…This is one of your best ever work Joshi! I have to say tht sir!!! Everything talks!! Reply ↓ Very beautiful shot and an apt title. Reply ↓ What to say…………I think best of your lot beautifully captured complexity of emotions in her eyes… BEAUTIFUL!!!! Reply ↓ Looks a lot like the lip stretching done by African women. Is it metal or bamboo? Reply ↓ क्या से क्या हो गया ? क्यों हो गया ? Reply ↓ Awesome Click Daniel…..as always.. Reply ↓ Oh wow! Splendid! Reply ↓ Sooper cool pic man, yet again…!!! Loved it, would be happy to know your gear for portraits..!!! Reply ↓ Amazing Click Sir. :) Reply ↓ wowwwww……u r fantastic……:-) Reply ↓ Wonderful , a great “power” in this shot ! Phil Reply ↓ All I can really think about is the pain that she has been bearing … Reply ↓ Wow. A stunner!! http://www.rajniranjandas.blogspot.com Reply ↓ i am mesmerized!!! truly!!! love the lines on her face…and of course i cant miss the ear…. superb!! Reply ↓ great work…such a powerful shot! Reply ↓ great capture… Reply ↓ As usual you have an eye for beauty Reply ↓ Lovely shot! Nice expression captured! Reply ↓ spelndid and elegant!!! Reply ↓ fascinating face, you captured something real in her face, especially the eyes. They look sad, like she has seen too much. Reply ↓ Spirals in her ears! Reply ↓ Really nice, Joshi. Reply ↓ she is divine! I feel inspired! Reply ↓ Her stern expression goes well with your title. Wonderful. Reply ↓ Looks almost surreal. But gorgeous and very evocative as always :-) Reply ↓ :) Lovely. ssuper caption Reply ↓ Marvelous! Reply ↓ Wow, kya detailing hai!!! :) the wrinkles, the curls n the expressions r brilliantly captured.. gr8 shot, Josh!!! Reply ↓ wah..amzing Reply ↓ This shot is absolutely amazing! I don’t often get to find that quality of image on wordpress photoblogs. Congrats! Reply ↓ stunning shot! love the lines and tones… Reply ↓ superb joshi, so natural…. Reply ↓ Excellent shot. Reply ↓ awesome Reply ↓ Amazing…A++ Reply ↓ Carrying her age and tradition gracefully ! Loved this wonderful portrait . Reply ↓ intriguing …..eye and awesome capture of her skin texture…….. as always…too cool a shot Daniel ji :) plz do visit my blog nd read this comic poetry http://campbuzzz.blogspot.com/2011/12/ode-to-exam.html Reply ↓ that face has the capacity to haunt-it can never be ignored even in a hurry! and you capture it in all its essence:-) Reply ↓ wow. powerful! Reply ↓ Your skill in identifying faces worthy of memorable pictures is unparalleled. Yet another excellent picture from you that remains in the heart. Reply ↓ Ravages of timeless tradition frozen in time. Great portrait. Reply ↓ Another great portrait. The photograph has been toned wonderfully, and looks like you caught the subject in a candid moment of reflection. Great work. Reply ↓ Tradition at its best in a unique way; nice pic & well captured…… From: http://www.sriramnivas.com Reply ↓ Cracker of a shot! Amazing details and the line from her face seem to be flowing to create the lines on the earring as well! Reply ↓ A powerful portrait! God Job. Reply ↓ ouch…..that must hurt!! Reply ↓ starange and fascinating face nice shot Joshi Reply ↓ ailaaaaaaaa ..so much details .. both her face and ear rings :D awesome shot :D Reply ↓ Again, a great photo. :) Reply ↓ a face is a landscape showing what happened in a life … Reply ↓ quite dramatic, a fantastic portrait. Reply ↓ Fantastic !!!! And i love traditions… Reply ↓ This is just awsome!….and her earring…wow!! Reply ↓ Her eye`s looks empty. Reply ↓ Phenominal. Reply ↓ Very impressive as always. Her hermetic look is puzzling. Makes me become almost frustrated knowing that I will never be able to tell what she thinks of. Powerful. Reply ↓ there is so much life in this shot Reply ↓ wow, seriously, that’s one big bling.. :) nice capture.. Reply ↓ You do total justice to Black and white.and also to to the portraits!!! Reply ↓ Great work. I have seen these tribal people in T.V a few times. The bigger the earring/ear more proud they are. Reply ↓ marvelous! Reply ↓ What does that particular piece of ear-jewellery signify? Reply ↓ Fascinating image. One of your most compelling portraits. Reply ↓ A wonderful portrait of a women with strong features. Beautifully captured and processed Reply ↓ Hello, Whatever you have written in alt can be useful to read in photo description for reader! Reply ↓ Your blog has a bug in comment submitting form. It shows nothing after entering and leaving text in name, email and site. But good that it is there. Possibly font color in these or something else is causing problem. Reply ↓ Very impressive earing. I suppose that the deformations start when beeing a child. Reply ↓ Wow, very, very nice! Reply ↓ The traces of time and weather on that face! Reply ↓ Superb…..! Reply ↓ Another impressive portrait ! Great work… Have a nice day :) Reply ↓ magnificent image! Reply ↓ Superb processing! Ram Reply ↓ Always a pleasure to admire your portraits are splendid. Good day. Reply ↓ Your photographs are so interesting. I am thinking about getting started on portrait photography. Any advice I should follow? I am clueless. Reply ↓ Really interesting! How did you find these extraordinary people to pose for you? ;) Reply ↓ Your pictures amaze me with its clarity, detailing and the deep rooted emotion. Simply gr8. Reply ↓ Quelle boucle d’oreille avec les ronds, quel regard et rendu sur le visage, super compo e tiamge. bravo et belle soirée Reply ↓ Great portrait Reply ↓ So much depth of life, which you always have captured very nicely..loved this too.. Regards Reply ↓ Amazing to see such a hard face. Great photograph. Good composition. Reply ↓ Wow.. Superbbb Mr.Joshi Daniel I love your photograph style…. Do More photo stills all the best Reply ↓ Oh my! What did she do to her ear, seems painful. Reply ↓ How is she wearing that in her ears :O I could feel the pain. Great shot Joshi asusual :) Reply ↓ Oh, wow! This is very special! I have to stare at that ear-ring.. Reply ↓ Das Bild spricht für sich selbst, eindrückliche Aufnahme. Reply ↓ WoW!!! Amazing details! Reply ↓ great post :) Reply ↓ Elle s’enlaidit avec ce truc dans les oreilles Reply ↓ When I read Tribal Woman and India, it honestly took me a while to put the two together. Not a place I think of being tribal. I guess I have some study to do! Reply ↓ This is of course great. Reply ↓ That’s a very strong portrait! Glad I’m wearing normal earrings though :p Reply ↓ I think I prefer “normal” earrings :-) Strong and beautiful portrait. 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