Arts and Culture Photography Black and White Photography Portrait Photography Street Photography Travel Photography Portrait of a Naga Sadhu October 8, 2013 Naga Sadhu | Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India Read more: Sadhu 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#Sadhu#Uttar Pradesh#Varanasi Post navigation ← A shy smile Treading on → 82 thoughts on “Portrait of a Naga Sadhu” Nice capture, would love to see it in colour Reply ↓ Lovely Capture.. :) Reply ↓ Nice shot Joshi, a very stoic expression ~ captured at the right time. Reply ↓ Very well captured – impressive… :-) Reply ↓ Amazing! Reply ↓ Very impressive portrait Joshi! Well done! Reply ↓ Great shot showing indistinct expressions of the Sadhu, as stated in the earlier comment, would love to see it in colour. Reply ↓ This is amazing! Loved it! Reply ↓ This is great, impressive work! Reply ↓ A very strong picture with that intense expression. Reply ↓ Very nice black and white. Reply ↓ Fantastic ! Reply ↓ Excellent portrait. Really gives a glimpse of character. >KB Reply ↓ Awesome b/w. Reply ↓ very nice capture !!! Reply ↓ Brilliant shot..:-) Reply ↓ Awesome !!! Reply ↓ Awesome capture. :) Reply ↓ Intense or Focused ? Not sure but a good photo. Thanks Josh for sharing. Reply ↓ J’aime bien cette main traitée avec la profondeur de champs. Un beau portrait n&b. Reply ↓ Fantastic portrait. I like your B&W photos. · greetings Reply ↓ Eeek…he looks scary! :-/ Reply ↓ The use of black and white emphasizes the nature of the lifestyle that these people have chosen for themselves. That ascetic existence shows on the face of this man. Your photo captures that well, Joshi. Reply ↓ Beautiful , Daniel! Complimenti!;) Reply ↓ Striking in monochrome Reply ↓ Somebody asks for this picture in colour, yet for me this black and white photo is much more powerful. the out of focus hand, and the intens sharp face. beautiful! Reply ↓ What a great portrait Joshi!! Reply ↓ Wonderful. Reply ↓ Well done! Reply ↓ Great photograph! Reply ↓ Superb image Joshi. Reply ↓ nice shot. i like the b&w treatment. Reply ↓ Striking contrast and composition. Reply ↓ Intense! Reply ↓ Superb portrait Reply ↓ Very impressive portrait! Reply ↓ Awesome man! Reply ↓ Loved his mustache and his eyes! Reply ↓ Awesome photography!!! Reply ↓ Impressive. Nice capture Reply ↓ Great capture Reply ↓ That’s one funky looking middle finger. Nice DOF. Reply ↓ love it Joshi Reply ↓ Brilliant! Loved its intensity! http://rajniranjandas.blogspot.in/2013/10/shiva-linga.html Reply ↓ An amazing photo. Reply ↓ JD you are master of photography, hats off to you for bringing out such vividness that too in B & W :) Reply ↓ Mesmerising. Reply ↓ WOW! Reply ↓ Well Captured! Reply ↓ Lovely effect Reply ↓ Great effect in this photo. He looks very intense. Reply ↓ Incredible pic! Reply ↓ Nice portrait. Reply ↓ Magnificent capture Joshi… Reply ↓ Terrific ! Amazing portrait ! Phil Reply ↓ super! Reply ↓ Such a wonderfully strong portrait Joshi! Reply ↓ wow!! Reply ↓ Awesome shot!! Brilliant! Reply ↓ very impressive :-) Reply ↓ There is some thing really which i name in this picture. It is like a message from the eyes. Is this after a discussion with the Sadhu? Reply ↓ Lovely composition! Is he blessing you? :-) Reply ↓ The texture is brilliant ! awesome capture! Reply ↓ Ah! Ash smeared face, well captured. Reply ↓ Again, another excellent portrait! Reply ↓ Wow, your portraits are wonderful. Somehow you get a real intimacy with the photos, and I’m drawn into each face irresistibly. I love your blog :-) Reply ↓ In meditation? Reply ↓ Perfect monochrome, what an image. Reply ↓ Very intense ! Reply ↓ Wonderful portrait- Reply ↓ I always feel so ‘drawn into’ your photographs… truly amazing… Reply ↓ this one’s really impressive, great shot! Reply ↓ yet again another great shot .. but i think i like the color one better :D Reply ↓ Awesome shot.. An expression that tells a thousand stories.. Reply ↓ Joshi, you are the king of portaiture, excellent work! Reply ↓ Amazing Photos!!! if you want publish some articles about your amazing work contact me firstname.lastname@example.org! Many Thanks Reply ↓ Love the way the hand is fuzzy, making the face stand our with more detail. Very cool work. Reply ↓ Strange, Joshi. Interesting departure for you, I think. I like it. :-) Reply ↓ Wow. That’s wonderful. :-) Reply ↓ is he blessing you? ash hides so many things..A beautiful capture! Reply ↓ Really, your are a smart photographar. Carry on it. Reply ↓ Great photographs! 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