That is exactly the look i was striving for so I'm pleased you picked up on it. Thanks.
Yes, not all of my subjects are down on their luck. This...
I was just walking the streets and this guy asked me to take his picture. He introduced himself as Troll.
It's another good shot. I think you're right the strong profile works best in b/w. Thanks for posting.
Not a bad effort.
To my eyes a few of these appear over exposed eg 7005, 7055, 7183 and 7192. Also, I think the effects on 7102, 7114, 7115 look...
Nice shot. Looking at the before and after I'd be interested in seeing a colour version. That eye shadow is funky!
No problem Terri - thanks for the comments :)
Thanks Booda - his energy levels of way up there so plenty to jam too!
Thanks Tirediron, I think you're right about the postprocessing. I had another look at it with fresh eyes, and felt it was a tad too...
Steve, is a street musician who you guessed it, plays the spoons. As a homage to Pink Floyd his next album is called 'Dark Side of the Spoon'. No...
Ah, would love to see his face.
Thanks for the comment. Yes, I did a mono conversion, which i actually prefer. I've added it to the original post :)
I think this concept could be improved immensely by shooting at twighlight.
Thanks Dean. Paul was in a very dark place and I do think that shows in his eyes.
Life can be pretty tough.
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