BetterPhoto.com - Become a better photographer today!
EMAIL:
PASSWORD:
remember me:     
     


Photo Discussion

To participate in the Forum, become a BetterPhoto member or Sign In.

 
Mysterious
  Mysterious
Mysterious

This guy, under a hot sun, was taking a "Smoke-Break" outside of the Dallas Auto Show.

Tamron 28-300 - Mid-Day. Adjustments with PS Elements and NIK SIlver Efex.
© Jeff W. Robinson
robinsonphotoart.com
Canon EOS Rebel 20...

 
 
 
Kevin P. Kreischer
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Kevin
Kevin's Gallery

member since: 7/14/2007
    Excellent B&W jeff!

7/25/2012 3:21:00 AM

 
Tammy M. Anderson
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Tammy
Tammy's Gallery
countryimpressions.net

member since: 8/13/2007
 

Great tones and treatment. Cool shot.

7/25/2012 3:28:43 AM

 
Paul E. Earl
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Paul
Paul's Gallery

member since: 3/18/2005
 

What a great shot. Excellent work.

7/25/2012 3:37:10 AM

 
Gord MacEachern
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Gord
Gord's Gallery

member since: 12/21/2007
 

Very well seen and captured Jeff!

7/25/2012 3:42:33 AM

 
Mary K. Robison
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Mary
Mary's Gallery

member since: 6/30/2003
 

Excellent capture of the essence of COOL on a hot day, Jeff! Great use of "negative space" in your composition.

7/25/2012 3:55:24 AM

 
Danny B. Head
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Danny
Danny's Gallery
springcreekphotoart.com

member since: 11/9/2009
 

Great capture...bad habit. :)

7/25/2012 3:55:36 AM

 
Ken Smith
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Ken
Ken's Gallery

member since: 6/11/2005
 

Your effects take this over the top, Jeff. Super work...excellent portrait!

7/25/2012 3:57:30 AM

 
Jack Gaskin
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 11/2/2007
 

Wonderful B&W

Jack

7/25/2012 4:06:59 AM

 
Ujjwal Mukherjee
Contact Ujjwal
Ujjwal's Gallery

member since: 3/21/2001
 

Outstanding presentation and B&W,Jeff!!

7/25/2012 4:28:01 AM

 
Carolyn  M. Fletcher
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Carolyn
Carolyn 's Gallery
PickYourShots.com

member since: 10/6/2001
 

Great catch! I love this!!

7/25/2012 4:32:36 AM

 
Lynn M. Whitt
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 4/15/2007
 

cool capture.

7/25/2012 4:37:30 AM

 
Lorna Shutter
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Lorna
Lorna's Gallery

member since: 5/19/2008
 

Now THIS is cool!!! Love the lighting and shadows and the B&W presentation! Very eye-catching! AWESOME photo op and capture, Jeff! A FAVE for me! :)

7/25/2012 5:04:25 AM

 
Bobby Ray Goodman
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Bobby
Bobby's Gallery

member since: 3/23/2006
 

Hi Jeff,That is a awesome B&W my friend.Excellent capture!!!!

7/25/2012 5:15:58 AM

 
Tiia Vissak
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Tiia
Tiia's Gallery

member since: 9/1/2007
 

well done!

7/25/2012 5:25:34 AM

 
Monnie Ryan
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Monnie
Monnie's Gallery

member since: 9/25/2008
 

Outstanding, Jeff!

7/25/2012 6:30:39 AM

 
rony sagy

member since: 1/13/2008
 

Fantastic capture, Jeff.

7/25/2012 7:49:01 AM

 
Ann H. Belus
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Ann
Ann's Gallery

member since: 2/5/2002
 

Great eye to catch this candid scene, Jeff! Excellently captured!

7/25/2012 8:47:22 AM

 
Katherine Kuhn
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Katherine
Katherine's Gallery

member since: 6/6/2005
 

Great capture! Love the stark black & white!

7/25/2012 8:57:48 AM

 
Dave Montero
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Dave
Dave's Gallery

member since: 1/16/2006
 

Interesting shadow. I like it. Nicely done Jeff!

7/25/2012 10:11:12 AM

 
Stephen Zacker
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Stephen
Stephen's Gallery

member since: 6/6/2003
 

I agree, makes for a really interesting image

7/25/2012 10:53:54 AM

 
Anita N. Hogue
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Anita
Anita's Gallery

member since: 5/30/2004
 

Outstanding capture, Jeff!

7/25/2012 11:00:18 AM

 
David Phalen
BetterPhoto Member
Contact David
David's Gallery

member since: 12/12/2004
 

Excellent B&W image with outstanding light, shadows tones and contrast!!

7/25/2012 11:34:18 AM

 
Claudia Kuhn
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Claudia
Claudia's Gallery

member since: 3/14/2003
 

Wonderful portrait Jeff, looks like he'll be napping soon

7/25/2012 11:40:55 AM

 
frank w. degenhardt
BetterPhoto Member
Contact frank
frank's Gallery

member since: 6/28/2007
 

I think you got a winner here my friend. I love that you took advantage of the intense sun light which gave the picture a high key look. The black and white is awesome and the pose with the hat down is fantastic. A work of art my friend. Way to go.

7/25/2012 1:09:21 PM

 
Carol L. Fowler
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Carol
Carol's Gallery

member since: 10/7/2008
 

Looks cool in B+W

7/25/2012 2:27:28 PM

 
Barbara Waldoch
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Barbara
Barbara's Gallery

member since: 3/24/2006
 

Excellent!

7/25/2012 2:54:34 PM

 
Ann Coates
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Ann
Ann's Gallery

member since: 8/21/2008
 

This is awesome Jeff. Love the feeling of mystery that you get from his face being covered.

7/25/2012 3:09:59 PM

 
John Connolly
BetterPhoto Member
Contact John
John's Gallery

member since: 2/28/2003
 

An excellent candid capture Jeff! Your lighting here is fantastic!

7/25/2012 3:23:03 PM

 
Lori Carlson
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 2/11/2005
 

Well seen, Jeff!! Love the b/w!...especially for this neat portrait! =)

7/25/2012 4:11:11 PM

 
Shelly A. Van Camp
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Shelly
Shelly's Gallery

member since: 2/9/2005
 

Great capture in B&W!!

7/25/2012 5:56:01 PM

 
Stefania Barbier
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Stefania
Stefania's Gallery
Stefania-barbier.com

member since: 9/1/2006
 

Gorgeous!

7/25/2012 6:18:24 PM

 
Randy D. Dinkins
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Randy
Randy's Gallery
randy-dinkins-photography.com

member since: 11/18/2007
 

Pretty talented, taking a nap and smoke at the same tim :); great capture and B&W treatment.

7/25/2012 6:42:36 PM

 
Terry Cervi
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Terry
Terry's Gallery

member since: 2/11/2001
 

Fantastic composition in black and white, Jeff!

7/25/2012 8:23:05 PM

 
Robert K. Bemus
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Robert
Robert's Gallery
bemuscapes.com

member since: 1/16/2005
 

Great black and white portrait, Jeff!!

7/25/2012 10:47:12 PM

 
Renee Doyle
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Renee
Renee's Gallery
renee-doyle-photography.com

member since: 1/16/2005
 

Very cool b&w Jeff!!!

7/26/2012 1:17:52 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Jeff
Jeff's Gallery
robinsonphotoart.com

member since: 10/17/2002
 

Thanks Everyone!! Jeff

7/26/2012 3:01:04 AM

 
Lorraine A. Cook
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 1/16/2005
 

LOVE the pose and the HAT, Jeff! I think he may be a 'Jim Morrison' fan...

Excellent B+W image, My Friend!!<:))

7/26/2012 3:42:38 AM

 
Doug Pignet
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Doug
Doug's Gallery

member since: 1/6/2008
 

very nicely done Jeff

7/26/2012 4:34:21 AM

 
Marijana Fajgl
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Marijana
Marijana's Gallery

member since: 6/12/2005
 

Great capture and treatment, Jeff!

7/26/2012 10:47:48 AM

 
Bojan Bencic
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Bojan
Bojan's Gallery

member since: 5/29/2005
 

Cool portrait, Jeff. Fantastic use of B&W.

7/26/2012 11:26:58 AM

 
Nancy L. Green
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Nancy
Nancy's Gallery

member since: 4/16/2006
 

I absolutely love the B+W presentation and the plain BG, this is just too cool!!! <><

7/26/2012 2:57:08 PM

 
Tammy Espino
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 5/29/2007
 

Bad habit, awesome work and capture :)

7/26/2012 7:00:59 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Jeff
Jeff's Gallery
robinsonphotoart.com

member since: 10/17/2002
 

Thank You! Jeff

7/27/2012 2:59:24 AM

 
Ellen Hodges
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Ellen
Ellen's Gallery
ellenhodges.com

member since: 6/19/2005
 

Super hot capture, Jeff!!!

7/27/2012 7:32:04 AM

 
JO ANN CLEVELAND
BetterPhoto Member
Contact JO ANN
JO ANN's Gallery

member since: 3/16/2006
 

What a great find Jeff! I too think you have a winner here...hey Ken...what effects? The stark simplicity does not appear to be effects to me friend..lol

jo ann c.

7/27/2012 10:19:40 AM

 
Patrick Rouzes
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Patrick
Patrick's Gallery

member since: 12/26/2006
 

That's one exceptional image & work, Jeff! Good luck with this, indeed!

7/27/2012 12:00:12 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Jeff
Jeff's Gallery
robinsonphotoart.com

member since: 10/17/2002
 

Thank You - No effects other than turning it B&W! Jeff

7/28/2012 2:57:24 AM

 
Rona L. Schwarz
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Rona
Rona's Gallery

member since: 6/25/2009
 

Fabulous composition, Jeff! Great eye to see this and wonderful photographic skill to present this so artistically. Love the graphic simplicity and the high key effect. Bet we see him again!

7/28/2012 10:08:44 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Jeff
Jeff's Gallery
robinsonphotoart.com

member since: 10/17/2002
 

Thank You Rona! Jeff

7/29/2012 2:38:15 AM

 
Gail P. Sullivan
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Gail
Gail's Gallery

member since: 8/7/2004
 

Lots of impact in this fantastic b/w...love it, Jeff!

7/29/2012 6:23:02 AM

 
Gail Vitikacs
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Gail
Gail's Gallery

member since: 9/8/2003
 

Love this Jeff! This is wonderful! Have a wonderful Sunday!

7/29/2012 10:58:55 AM

 
Julianne Bradford
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Julianne
Julianne's Gallery

member since: 3/11/2009
 

This is terrific Jeff...couldn't ask for a better pose!

7/29/2012 10:06:34 PM

 
Lynne Morris
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Lynne
Lynne's Gallery

member since: 1/9/2005
 

Fantastic work Jeff.

7/29/2012 11:10:24 PM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Jeff
Jeff's Gallery
robinsonphotoart.com

member since: 10/17/2002
 

Thank You! Jeff

7/30/2012 3:18:51 AM

 
Max Aureli
BetterPhoto Member

member since: 7/6/2008
 

Great portrait, Jeff!!

7/31/2012 8:08:03 AM

 
Jeff W. Robinson
BetterPhoto Member
Contact Jeff
Jeff's Gallery
robinsonphotoart.com

member since: 10/17/2002
 

Thank You Max! Jeff

7/31/2012 4:17:51 PM

 
To participate in the Forum, become a BetterPhoto member or Sign In.

Copyright 1996-2014 BetterPhoto.com, Inc. All Rights Reserved.