This is my partner, Greg. We were walking amongst the tall reeds at the edge of a lake and I captured this emotive portrait. Doesn’t he look angry or pensive?


  1. Medium: Creative Portraiture, Nature/Digital Photography.
  2. Techniques: Digital Lomography & Cross Processing.
  3. Tools: Digital Camera, Photoshop CS3.
  4. Shooting Location: Lake Casitas – Ojai, CA.
  5. Model: Greg La Heist (my partner)
  6. Note: This is one continuous photograph and NOT a composite.


  1. 0425/08 – Entry to Stillness Speaks Group’s Rage On! A Co-Group Competition: Emotive Photography vs. Stillness Speaks


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  • Jase812
    Jase812about 6 years ago

    Its all good !

  • i thought his shirt was the perfect contrast for the pensive emotion. and that happened to be the actual shirt her wore that day…no photoshopping there. lol!

    – bchrisdesigns

  • butchart
    butchartabout 6 years ago

    jase beat me to it… but it looks all good regardless……………….b

  • b, lol! i knew someone was going to come up with that one!!!but it really did even give me a chuckle when i was first taking this picture! lol!

    – bchrisdesigns

  • Shannon Clough
    Shannon Cloughabout 6 years ago

    Wow! Amazing portrait!

  • thank you!!!! glad you liked it!

    – bchrisdesigns

  • butchart
    butchartabout 6 years ago

    very cool.. one of my favorite expressions………..b

  • paulcompton
    paulcomptonabout 6 years ago

    Quite a beautiful portrait.

  • kcranmer
    kcranmerabout 6 years ago

    Awesome shot of Greg…he reminds me of the lead singer of Staind!

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