Black and White Photography Portrait Photography Street Photography Travel Photography An old scrap dealer from Bangalore July 1, 2015 Old man | Madiwala, Bangalore, 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 #Bangalore#India#Karnataka#Old Man Post navigation ← Making Goli soda Ashes to ashes → 91 thoughts on “An old scrap dealer from Bangalore” so soulful Reply ↓ Love this photo, the man speaks many words to me. Reply ↓ Really wonderful…. Reply ↓ A beautiful portrait, Joshi and what a beard. :) Reply ↓ Great portrait Reply ↓ The Head tilts proudly/ knowing the scraps to discard merrily. Reply ↓ Excellent portrait :) Reply ↓ Excellent portrait Reply ↓ He knows secrets you will never know. Nice portrait. Reply ↓ awesome! Reply ↓ Another amazing shot, Joshi. He looks deep in thought with his head cocked to the side like that. Love the detail you captured on the beard. Reply ↓ Graceful! Nice frame, Joshi. Reply ↓ Well shot indeed, graphic photo that says so much about his seemingly fiery nature. Reply ↓ Incredible pic… So strong!!! ❤️ Reply ↓ Wow! Your shots are so awesome! Reply ↓ A very profound capture.. Reply ↓ This is a beautiful strong shot. Reply ↓ Such a powerful photo Joshi. Reply ↓ What a wise gaze! Reply ↓ Wow, Joshi. That’s one of your best. What depth! You have such a gift for capturing your subject’s personality. Reply ↓ Great capture Joshi. Reply ↓ Do you mind sharing your technique, Joshi? These are al fresco, right? Do you do a lot of post-processing to make the lighting effect so dramatic? no processing can capture the person like you do, but I’m curious about the technical quality as well. Reply ↓ Superb Reply ↓ Great portrait !! Reply ↓ That’s a double-dare look to me, almost defiant. <3 Reply ↓ Fantastic portrait Joshi! Reply ↓ Excellent one. “Give me whereon to stand and I will scrap the earth” Reply ↓ Stunning shot. Reply ↓ Impressive personality Reply ↓ Amazing! Reply ↓ How did you make the picture black and white? At shot or post – adjustments by photoshop or Lightroom? Thanks for sharing this wonderful picture! Reply ↓ Such a wise yet compassionate face – beautiful portrait Joshi! :) Reply ↓ Very nice! Reply ↓ amazing click Reply ↓ Great look. Reply ↓ I love it ! Reply ↓ Absolutely stunning! Your portraits bring tears to my eyes. Reply ↓ Very nice shut! ;) Reply ↓ superb expression captured Reply ↓ What wonderful eyes! As always, a fantastic portrait. :-) Reply ↓ A great refreshing face to see and learn instead of the stereotypical clones we see in Indian advertisements.:)Awesomeness. Reply ↓ A great comforting face to observe and learn about life that is so full of curiousness and liveliness, than the stereotypical models seen in Indian advertisements and TV. Reply ↓ His eyes speak…. Reply ↓ Stunning. You’ve captured a feeling of elegance. Reply ↓ Excellent portrait ,I love it ! Reply ↓ Amazing!! …. :-) Reply ↓ Nice! Reply ↓ What eyes! Reply ↓ Great one, Joshi! If your name weren’t on it, I’d still know it was yours by the lighting and intimacy. Reply ↓ Very insightful eyes ~ great shot Joshi Reply ↓ Incredible portrait yet again, Joshi. I have no idea how you capture people catching their glance like that but without any hint of posing. I like the slight squint of the eyes, and love how the white of the beard frames against the backdrop. Love your captures. Reply ↓ A truly weary face. Reply ↓ Nice photograph! Reply ↓ Beautiful portrait! Reply ↓ Great pose and look and on the technical side, geat tonality. Reply ↓ lot of emotions…hiding behind those eyes! Reply ↓ I love the way you have portrayed the emotion of the man Reply ↓ Those emotions! That beard! Everything about this photo! Reply ↓ Wow, what a beautiful capture. Reply ↓ Perfection. His beard perfectly fills the skin beneath his shirt and you got a great expression out of him! Reply ↓ A strong portrait. Reply ↓ What a lovely and proud face! Reply ↓ Wonderful capture ! Reply ↓ A striking portrait Joshi! Reply ↓ Amazing picture! Have a great week end! Natallia Jolliet Reply ↓ Very nice! Reply ↓ Lovely portrait yet again, Joshi! The man looks like he has pride and that he’s nobody’s fool Reply ↓ Touching portrait! Reply ↓ Very nice portrait. Reply ↓ You have captured more character in this man’s face than exists in some small towns I have visited. Reply ↓ The beard may be white, but there is a youthfulness to this guy’s eyes. Reply ↓ For some reason, I feel content and happy from this man. Reply ↓ Wow!!!! Captured the true emotion……… Natureram Reply ↓ His eyes say, “Where there’s a will, there’s a way.” Reply ↓ Intense eyes. Reply ↓ Superb portraiture work in mono as always, Dear Joshi !Captivating his look and very story-telling … :) Reply ↓ He looks incredibly wise. :) Reply ↓ deeply empathic :-) Reply ↓ Great portrait! Have a nice week end! Photographer Gil Zetbase Reply ↓ Beautiful portrait ! Great job ! Reply ↓ Stunning work in b&w. Reply ↓ Incredible! Reply ↓ Did the man get to know his portrait is a top post? :) Reply ↓ stunning Portrait Joshi! enjoy your weekend, Vinc Reply ↓ Love this shot, especially the expression captured Reply ↓ Great portraits!! Reply ↓ Excellent portrait! Reply ↓ Blend of colors is marvelous! Reply ↓ Really good capture…. Reply ↓ really soulfull Reply ↓ Exquisite! 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