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The Reverend
  The Reverend
The Reverend
This was a man outside the Wal-mart who was resting on his cycle who allowed me to take pictures of him. A very nice man to talk to, he is a Reverend who travels around.
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Bobby Ray Goodman
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    Hi Frank,Sure wish I had your talent my friend.Beautiful capture,I have never been very good at portrait.Always a favorite!!!

7/14/2012 8:41:39 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
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He looks like quite a character. I bet he was alot of fun talking with. Good for him with spreading the word too. Excellent portrait, Frank. Puts a smile on ones face for sure.

7/14/2012 9:25:51 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
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Great location portrait and street capture Frank!

7/14/2012 9:26:10 AM

 
Carol L. Fowler
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Interesting looking man! I am sure that he had stories to tell

7/14/2012 9:42:57 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
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a cool capture!

7/14/2012 10:16:33 AM

 
Lorna Shutter
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Not your typical Reverend! ... What a cool bike he rides! Fabulous portrait capture, Frank! Wonderful colour, lighting, comp and detail! Excellent work! :)

7/14/2012 10:35:08 AM

 
Jack Gaskin
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Frank Great Portrait
We should all send you just 1 or 2 shots of our FAVORITE CHARACTERS. You could add them to this Fellow = A#! CHARACTER then we could have a Coffee Table but of some VERY UNIQUE SOULS !!!

Just A thought

Jack

7/14/2012 11:39:01 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
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Well that surely is a different looking Reverend! Before I read it I enlarged and was looking at him and thought "that looks like a gun in his hands!" lol

I'm sure he relates to many who do not go to "regular churches!" God Bless him and you too Frank!

jo ann c.

7/14/2012 1:03:00 PM

 
Nancy L. Green
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What a GREAT find and capture Frank, I love the POV, I bet he preaches some interesting sermons, WTG!! <><

7/14/2012 2:27:31 PM

 
Ellen Hodges
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Very interesting man and capture, Frank!! Would love to talk to him! Jo Ann brings up a good point too, where is reaching some new people. Hope that you and Annie have a great evening!!!

7/14/2012 7:36:01 PM

 
Mary K. Robison
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Frank, this portrait is FANTASTIC!
The idea of a travelling preacher goes waaaay back ~ but this gentleman has adapted brilliantly to the time he lives in. And no doubt many of those he shares The Word with pay more attention to him than to any minister in a church!

Love the combination of goggles and bib overalls, and the pov is excellent. You hit a homerun with this one, my friend. And I believe the bp judges will agree!
Hope you and Annie have a peaceful, enjoyable Sunday.

7/14/2012 11:43:52 PM

 
Monnie Ryan
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Boy, he looks like quite a character! Great job capturing his rather offbeat personality, Frank!

7/15/2012 5:08:26 AM

 
Ann H. Belus
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You really captured the character of this traveling preacher, Frank...excellent portrait!

7/15/2012 3:03:25 PM

 
frank w. degenhardt
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You folks are so great. Thanks again for the support and the comments and encouragement.

7/17/2012 6:16:59 PM

 
Heather Loewenhardt
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This reverend has quite a unique look doesn't he. Kudos to you for capturing the moment.

7/22/2012 7:31:53 AM

 
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