Black and White Portrait Street Travel A look of intrigue August 14, 2014 Intrigued man smoking | Gokarna, Uttara Kannada, Karnataka, India 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#Karnataka#Smoking#Uttara Kannada Post navigation ← Portrait of Parthiban Radhakrishnan Irula tribal woman of Attappadi → 100 thoughts on “A look of intrigue” Such piercing eyes Joshi. Superb photo. Reply ↓ aptly titled! Reply ↓ A look of intrigue indeed but that smoke -amazing capture! :) Reply ↓ This image is good for learning actors maybe. Reply ↓ Fantastic shot. Reply ↓ Incredibly detailed :) Reply ↓ Fabulous image Reply ↓ Wonderful composition. Reply ↓ You certainly know how to capture the moment with portraits Reply ↓ if i say i am in love with your photography will you take any offence? The eyes are intense, but i just loved the smoke capture, you have got an eye for details and a wonderful sense of timing. Beautiful. Your newest Fan Reply ↓ Wow man! This is fantastic…love it as always! http://www.sid-thewanderer.com Reply ↓ Wow. Love the eyes, the lines, the smoke. Very arresting Reply ↓ He has glaring eyes ! wonderful shot… :-) Reply ↓ Well that is brilliant. Great use of B&W with the white eyes and white smoke. How did you get the man to pose like this for you? Reply ↓ wonderful portrait Reply ↓ Wow Bro,great ,regards :D Reply ↓ Great portrait. The smoke adds to this portrait Reply ↓ OH! CAN’T GIVE IT A SECOND GLANCE! Reply ↓ another awesome shot Reply ↓ Great Photo! As usual! Reply ↓ the smoke n eyes…equally intreguing Reply ↓ Reminds me of – Main zindagi ka saath nibhata chala gaya Har fikr ko dhuein mein udata chala gaya Intense! Reply ↓ this is certainly one of those faces that flashed in my mind while reading Doyle’s Valley of Fear Reply ↓ Great capture!! What a fantastic face! Reply ↓ Awesome! Reply ↓ fantastic portrait- the detail!! Reply ↓ Great lighting! Reply ↓ Fabulous Reply ↓ Inspiring. Thank you for sharing. Reply ↓ That is a powerful image his expression has such intensity Reply ↓ The eyes are captivating. Wonderful photos, Joshi. The title of it fits perfectly. Reply ↓ Reblogged this on Click And Color and commented: Captivating… Reply ↓ Stunning! Reply ↓ Excellent avec fumée et ce regard. Reply ↓ Wonderful texture. Reply ↓ amazing capture! :) complimenti! Reply ↓ Reblogged this on Amazing Fine Art. Reply ↓ I love it ! Reply ↓ Was he as intrigued by you as your were with him? Great shot! Reply ↓ Superb shot, Joshi. Are your shots all available light? They are just amazing! Reply ↓ Superb image. Reply ↓ Intriguing. I like… Reply ↓ One of my absolute favourite portraits. :) Reply ↓ Your portraits are always just so compelling… Reply ↓ awesome… Reply ↓ Don’t you wonder what he’s thinking! Reply ↓ Just wonderful! Reply ↓ What an intense image, Joshi! Reply ↓ Wonderful capture. Very intriguing indeed! Reply ↓ Great capture from above. Reply ↓ A stunning portrait. Reply ↓ Your work is so amazing. Reply ↓ Wow, great timing. Reply ↓ amazing shot, really intriguing Feel The Freedom Reply ↓ Brilliant portrait shot. Reply ↓ Nice– the expression with facial details. I also like the surrounding smoke from the cigarette. Sometimes it just happens that way. Reply ↓ I love his gaze and that smoke is awesome. Reply ↓ very mysterious and even a bit unsettling-that is a very intense gaze- Reply ↓ nice work Reply ↓ Great capture…the eyes, they just bore right into the viewer. Fantastic. Reply ↓ Really wonderful stuff!! Reply ↓ Apt title Joshi :) Reply ↓ Such a beautiful way to capture shadow and smoke, both. Reply ↓ Crazy eyes, nice capture Reply ↓ A hard look and always a good mastery of light for excellent results in black and white! well done Reply ↓ Awesome ! Reply ↓ et la fumée intrigue encore plus vers ce personnage Reply ↓ Intense and piercing, i would say! Reply ↓ another winning portrait! Reply ↓ Wow, simply amazing. Reply ↓ a powerful moment; a perfect shot! Reply ↓ I would love to know your process … the results are incredible. (and no, you don’t have to tell me your secrets :-) ) Reply ↓ You nailed it with that title. Thanks for sharing. Reply ↓ Your work is amazing! Thanks for visiting my blog. Reply ↓ What a killer shot !!! Looks like straight from Ram Gopal Verma film :) Reply ↓ Great !… as every time… Reply ↓ A sinister and devious look consumed in smoke. Very cool. Reply ↓ The new “Marlboro Man” Reply ↓ Very apt title :) Reply ↓ menacing, intriguing, all knowing, absorbing, compelling, curious. This looks like it was shot on an ilford delta 400 and left for ages in Rodinol :) It’s one of those images I would love to have printed on an epson 9600 in all its 44 inch glory and leave it hanging on my stairway…excellente. Reply ↓ Great portrait work. Reply ↓ You bet it is a look of intrigue. For those who wouldn’t know him he could be anyone. For me he with his thick mouche and his looks of some detachment he looks like my kind of Thevar Magan. Don’t laugh. i’m just telling you seriously how i feel. :) listen i love all that you do. Reply ↓ Intense. beautiful Reply ↓ Fantastic! Reply ↓ Very cool. Reply ↓ Good title. That’s certainly the face and look of someone who might know more than you think he knows, and will shock you with it one day when you least expect it. Reply ↓ Utterly superb capture, Joshi. Probably my favourite so far, of your work that I have seen. Perfect! Reply ↓ Fantastic Joshi, love that stare through the thick smoke! Reply ↓ Great contrast detail, especially beard. This shot is just so full of character. Reply ↓ Wow a very dramatic capture! Reply ↓ stunning Reply ↓ Another addition to your outstanding collection of portraits … I always stay amazed at how you capture the emotions so beautifully .. hats off .. Reply ↓ Love that plume of smoke!! Reply ↓ beautiful image! Reply ↓ Simply captivating! Reply ↓ Great shot and a perfect title. He looks like a movie character who is bit more than merely menacing. Love the shot, Joshi. A real character study. Reply ↓ I dropped in for a moment but I do believe I will need to come back and visit for an extended period of time. I’m not quite sure what to say really…about your creations. Kind of speechless. Reply ↓ Retired spy mastermind. Reply ↓ Such talent… Amazing capture! 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