wedding party: the groom

Posted by
DULCIE (Danville, CA, United States) on 15 October 2010 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

Safari West, Santa Rosa, CA ~

NIKON D90 1/200 second F/4.8 ISO 500 210 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Fantastic! Excellent bokeh with great light and tones in your b/w. I love the reflection in the shades!

15 Oct 2010 5:36am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Nice portrait and lovely B/W , well done , Phil.

15 Oct 2010 5:49am

Mhelene from Paris, France

A superb sunny portrait wit great reflections in sunglasses.

15 Oct 2010 6:11am

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

I love the reflection in his glasses, great shot

15 Oct 2010 6:19am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Wonderful expression. This is a nice portrait

15 Oct 2010 6:57am

Adela Fonts from Barcelona, Spain

Start with force and with a magnificent portrait adorned with beautiful reflections in your glasses! Superb picture in W / B! Best regards, Dulcie! Adela

15 Oct 2010 7:28am

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

Nice bw portrait. I like reflections on his glasses!

15 Oct 2010 7:55am

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

superb portrait in B&W ! excellent pdc and bokeh, I love the reflections in the sunglasses !

15 Oct 2010 7:57am

peter.K from blue mountains, Australia

nice b+w...

15 Oct 2010 8:43am

Cruz from exurbia, United States

I like the reflections in his glasses...bring on more

15 Oct 2010 9:34am

Sarah from Suisse, Switzerland

You're doing a great job with these wedding photos Dulcie - bravo!

15 Oct 2010 10:00am

Marleen from Netherlands

He's incognito...;-))) Great shot and reflections!

15 Oct 2010 10:39am

Florence from Paris, France

Great portrait and a very nice mono (rich).

15 Oct 2010 12:18pm

Mariana Maodush from Waterloo, Canada

great portrait . love reflection in his glasses !

15 Oct 2010 12:43pm

CElliottUK from Reading, United Kingdom

I assume that this was a "Before" or "after" shot, or is he just the most laid back dressed groom ever??!!

15 Oct 2010 1:00pm

@CElliottUK: He IS a pretty laid back kind of guy, but this was AFTER the wedding. My camera was in the car during the wedding ! :-(

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Cool! How beautiful and touching is the mood you've captured! The most wonderful light and tone... timeless!:-)

15 Oct 2010 1:46pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

excellent. i love the reflections

15 Oct 2010 2:33pm

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

great portrait

15 Oct 2010 2:46pm

mirela from brighton, United States

very good b&w portrait!

15 Oct 2010 4:27pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A cool portrait.

15 Oct 2010 6:04pm

Christine from Duns, United Kingdom

Great reflection in his glasses, love it in B&W perfect for his checked shirt

15 Oct 2010 6:52pm

Thea from Leeuwarden, Netherlands

Beautiful shot...very nice this B&W...he looks a very modern groom with that shirt! Like it!

15 Oct 2010 8:25pm

Formerly Known as MontereyJohn from Waterbury, Connecticut, United States

Ah yes, Cali wedding ... informal :)

And well shot.

15 Oct 2010 9:18pm

@Formerly Known as MontereyJohn: Yes, and this was after the camera was in the car during the wedding. Also this was in a nature reserve/park called Safari West....very casual in a sort of naturally abundant-African savanna sort of way..... :-)

Nina from Hamburg, Germany

great reflection, such beautiful light... that's a fantastic portrait photo Dulcie... a wonderful b/w photography.

16 Oct 2010 3:18am

joemulligan from United States

I love this image......and your work in black and white which has always impressed me. Those glasses are great and the beard and the shirt and the powerful pose and the light coming across his face from the right. Wonderful !

16 Oct 2010 4:10am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Gosh! I really like this wedding series a lot. This is a great portrait. I love the reflections in his glasses

17 Oct 2010 5:53am

❀ Yvonne Simons ❀ from Tilburg, Netherlands

A very nice couple, he looks happy!!

18 Oct 2010 5:22pm

Wendy at the shore, USA from United States

Hey, what gives with the outfit? She outdid him for sure...probably before or after, eh? He is very stunning in b/w usually not my fav. Contrasts of circles and rounds in his head and the stripes and checks below are contrasts I feel speak to me...not sure how.

13 Nov 2010 9:49am

1/200 second
ISO 500
210 mm (35mm equiv.)