A woman sits patiently while having her face painted at the Paniyiri Festival in Musgrave Park, Brisbane.

I was actually fascinated by her wonderfully smooth skin….you just can’t go up and say that anymore….the ‘creepy’ factor is just too much….

Canon EOS 400D
Tamron 18-270mm lens
Adjusted the contrast and exposure for this one.


woman, face painting, face paint, black and white, paniyiri festival, musgrave park, brisbane, queensland, australia, jordan miscamble, street photography, candid, candid photography


  • Warren  Patten
    Warren Pattenalmost 3 years ago

    Nice work Jordan..cheers.

  • Hi wazza, Cheers!

    – Jordan Miscamble

  • Mark Batten-O'Donohoe
    Mark Batten-O'...almost 3 years ago

    gorgeous b&w – awesome shot – people can be so interesting ;)

  • They certainly are Marky. I think I’m becoming more bold/adventurous with taking people shots. Cheers for the visit!

    – Jordan Miscamble

  • shanghaiwu
    shanghaiwualmost 3 years ago
  • Cheers shanghaiwu! Just got home to find this waiting!

    – Jordan Miscamble

  • patcheah
    patcheahalmost 3 years ago

    Love this in B & W,lovely portrait. Go on Jordan,make her day,tell her she has silky skin-I am sure she will appreciate it : )

  • Thanks patcheah! Maybe next time I wont be so shy…

    – Jordan Miscamble

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