Black and White Portrait Street Travel Life is hard March 19, 2012 Old man | Pallathur market, Sivaganga District, Tamil Nadu, 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#Old Man#Tamil Nadu Post navigation ← Attukal Pongala Ayyappan Theeyattu: Kalamezhuthu → 122 thoughts on “Life is hard” Comment navigation Newer Comments → stoic!!! Reply ↓ Nice capture of the expressions. Appears like the appuppan in the shop near to my grandmas house. Reply ↓ This is so good! Reply ↓ kewl.. wonderfully captured his attitude look!!! Reply ↓ great Reply ↓ The image expresses how hard life is..nice capture!! Reply ↓ Life is hard but I weathered it Reply ↓ Life’s hard indeed. Great portrait. Reply ↓ he looks sad and exhausted.. can feel his pain through the harsh lines on his face.. this one is kinda surreal … Reply ↓ your pictures are so expressive…big fan of yours :) :D Reply ↓ Wow, wrinkles et all? And that look on the face… remarkable! Very good capture, Josh! Reply ↓ Great portrait once again, it shows eloquently that life is a struggle! Reply ↓ Great image. The exposure is perfect. The detail superb. Reply ↓ Life is hard if you think it is. Great shot. Reply ↓ Poverty that speaks through the eyes………..nice work!!!! From: http://www.sriramnivas.com Reply ↓ Great Capture…accompanied by equally good post title… :) Reply ↓ Yes it is, in different ways. Your man looks tired and without sparks in his eyes. You take pictures that shows you have respect for your models,and you take care of their dignity. Have a nice day :) Mariehugs Reply ↓ Yes life can be very hard, but we survive due to the help of God. He carries us through when we can’t carry ourselves. The mans face may speak life is hard but I bet his mouth speaks words of wisdom. BE ENCOURAGED! BE BLESSED! Reply ↓ There’s still a lot of fight left in him……….. Reply ↓ Yes,life must be real hard for him. It reflects well on his face and you have fully captured it. Great work, as usual! Reply ↓ Lovely portrait , a very expressive glance , Phil Reply ↓ gud capture…itz hard indeed!!! Reply ↓ This face says it all! Beautiful! Reply ↓ Loved it, as usual. Saving it too to my file of photos given by you. Reply ↓ An excellent portrait… Details and contrasts are perfect ! Have a lovely day :) Reply ↓ Très jolie portrait pour cet homme. Merci joshi . Reply ↓ Sad eyes. Reply ↓ life is hard indeed….and the eyes seem to reflect it!! http://sushmita-smile.blogspot.in/ Reply ↓ Nice shot, says it all ! Hopefully, he´s had some happy moments, after all. Reply ↓ सुंदर जी बहुत सुंदर Reply ↓ Really expressive eyes…and so sad… Reply ↓ I was wondering what was going on today with the comments. Lots of sites are all messed up because of it. Anyways, love the shot. Nice pure whites and excellent contrast. Reply ↓ Great image, as always! Reply ↓ his face shows the difficulties. exceptional portrait. Reply ↓ this is such a look in to his very soul…love it Joshi Reply ↓ Your ability to capture the personality in these photos just awes me.. Another spectacular shot :) Reply ↓ Life is certainly very hard for many of us. This shot captures a lot of pain. Reply ↓ This is a very expressive shot. Reply ↓ Damn good title. It shows on his forehead, and through the weariness in his eyes. Reply ↓ Awesome portrait Joshi! So telling of the pain many endure. Reply ↓ it does seem like he’ suffered a lot.. nice portrait shot.. Reply ↓ Great capture…loved the details and expression. Reply ↓ u never leave the grief in anyones face…well captured Reply ↓ Awesome shot that. Always good to see portraits. Great details on the face, specially forehead. Reply ↓ Apt title. Nice capture. http://rajniranjandas.blogspot.in/2012/03/smile-please.html Reply ↓ Life is really hard …….. Reply ↓ His face speaks. As always an excellent portrait. Reply ↓ Qeulle compo quel portrait et regard, grandisoe. belle journée Reply ↓ Once again, a stunning portrait! Reply ↓ Such brilliant shots you take! The expression captured is awesome. Reply ↓ Awesome as always http://deepakkarthikspeaks.blogspot.in/2012/03/5-feet-5-inches.html Reply ↓ Nice portrait! Reply ↓ great shot and nicely captured thanks for sharing Reply ↓ Nice and different.. :) Reply ↓ Reality check. Reply ↓ toujours ce grand soin que tu apportes à tes portraits !! superbe. Reply ↓ Awesome. What kit do you use? Reply ↓ Very intensive… great! Reply ↓ His face shows the hard years he’s lived. Well done on this one … his intense look is mesmerizing. Reply ↓ nice shot Reply ↓ We are fortunate to see your beautiful photos. Life is good. Reply ↓ deep and intensive eyes! great portrait as usual! :) Reply ↓ Very Expressive! Reply ↓ Reblogged this on Stylus on Papyrus. Reply ↓ The details and expression tell the story of this hard working man! Outstanding work! Reply ↓ nicely done! His face says the pain he’s been through for years! :) Reply ↓ Life is indeed hard. Intense shot! The pain is so evident.. Reply ↓ Yes, life is hard for the majority op people in India and sometimes I wonder if they are as old as they appear with all the wrinkles life has carved in their faces. A moving portrait, great B&W. Reply ↓ Life is a stream maybe. Reply ↓ Nice portrait Reply ↓ Great one, one of your best that I have seen so far. Super subject too. Reply ↓ black and white…my fav kinda photography! :) Reply ↓ Amazed at how your images capture the essence of the subjects lives!!! Reply ↓ Life is hard indeed for everybody in different ways…….grt shot. Reply ↓ Life is hard, indeed. It’s written all over him. Very lovely capture of an old, weathered, wrinkled face. But the face of one who has seen much and lived more. Full of wisdom in many areas of life. Worked hard and squinted in the sun, or perhaps the forehead wrinkles are from exhaustion from working long hours. He should be respected for a long life lived, the experiences he can share…. Reply ↓ wow.. he’s probably got his life chiselled out on his face as laugh lines and wrinkles. =) brilliant shot as always! Reply ↓ the hardness, agony… awesome one… Reply ↓ To see his face is to see into another world of experiences. Poignant shot, Joshi. Reply ↓ I’m sure most of us have no clue! Reply ↓ awesome Reply ↓ wonderful your photos of persons! and just b&w Reply ↓ thanks for the information :) Reply ↓ really amazing! Reply ↓ good portrait Reply ↓ Another very strong portrait from you, my friend. You are really able to bring out their personalities. Reply ↓ Great entry Joshi Beautiful Reply ↓ Another great portrait, Joshi!!! Congratulations for that! Reply ↓ nice work, very nice! Reply ↓ lovely blog…love your captures of people in black and white. Reply ↓ Great portrait. I would love to link it to pinterest. Reply ↓ Reblogged this on cooleur…………… and commented: Portraits by Joshi Daniel Reply ↓ Un visage, une histoire, une vie !!! j’adore !! Bon dimanche Reply ↓ brilliant yet again – luv the way u capture the wrikles and the sparkle in the eyes Reply ↓ wonderful! Reply ↓ An absolute superb photo. Reply ↓ It is… great photo… Reply ↓ Terrific intensity! Reply ↓ Amazing… Reply ↓ Amazing look, excellent portrait! Reply ↓ this is a very strong portrait Reply ↓ Comment navigation Newer Comments → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... 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