This photograph was taken at the Wa:k Pow Wow held annually at the San Xavier del Bac Mission in Tucson, Arizona. Drummers, dancers and singers come from all over the country to participate. Texture layers are free on stock.xchng.com. Photographed with a Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ 28.

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“Wa:k Dancer” was featured in:
LIGHT AND REFLECTION 1/24/July, 2009
ETHNIC ART/September, 2009
MATURE MEN/February, 2010

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I am a 60+ retiree who loves photography. I am active in the Green Valley (AZ) Camera Club where I teach several classes. Joining this organization has taken my photography to new levels. I consider my cameras and my computers to be my creative media.

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Comments

  • F.A. Moore
    F.A. Mooreover 5 years ago

    Great texture from the sun soaked face to the smooth sunglasses and background. Perfect backdrop for this beautiful portrait.

  • Thanks very much, Fran. It means a lot coming from an artist like you.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Dick Paige
    Dick Paigeover 5 years ago

    Love the comp. and the reflection of his sunglasses

  • Thanks, Dick. He was so absorbed in the dancing that he didn’t even notice I was taking his picture.

    – Linda Gregory

  • RicAlexander
    RicAlexanderover 5 years ago

    Cool capture, love the expression.

  • Thank you, Ric.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Tempe
    Tempeover 5 years ago

    wonderful, the reflections are just the icing on the cake.

  • Thank you very much.

    – Linda Gregory

  • AKimball
    AKimballover 5 years ago

    Again an excellent portrait!

  • Thank you so much.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Delany Dean
    Delany Deanover 5 years ago

    Marvelous!

  • Thank you, Delany.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Tempe
    Tempeover 5 years ago

    congrats on the feature in Light and Reflection, the reflection on his glasses is superb, the image itself is strong, his focus makes it interesting.

  • Thank you very much.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Tenee Attoh
    Tenee Attohover 5 years ago

    Well that is a detailed expression, great stuff

  • Thank you very much.

    – Linda Gregory

  • Tara  Turner
    Tara Turnerover 5 years ago

    fantastic!!!

  • Thank you very much, Tara.

    – Linda Gregory

  • tessabishop
    tessabishopover 5 years ago

    Brilliant image!

  • Thank you very much, Tessa.

    – Linda Gregory

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