Taken near Loughborough, Leicestershire, UK. He was being hassled by cows…

Black and white conversion, with high pass filter at 4 pixels and some dodging and burning.

Canon EOS 20D / 28mm-105mm Canon USM lens

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Tone It Down 5/2/2012


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I’ve been taking photographs since 1997 and I still love it. After a brief dislike of photomanipulation I now use Photoshop extensively on a majority of my work. People are my favourite subject and I’m always on the look out for new models, so drop me a line if you’re interested! :)

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  • kathy s gillentine
    kathy s gillen...over 4 years ago

    Fantastic Work

  • Thank you. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • annacuypers
    annacuypersover 4 years ago

    Wild eyes… beautiful shot, lovely expressive and emotive view.

  • Thanks, Anna. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • -Lilith-
    -Lilith-over 4 years ago

    Fantastic James!
    Strange… the word “wisdom” come to my mind when I look at the eye…
    Beautifully done.

  • thank you very much, Lilith. :)))

    – SquarePeg

  • Marg Thomson Photography
    Marg Thomson P...over 4 years ago

    Wonderful eye! xoxox

  • Thank you Marg! Oh…you mean the horse… :)

    – SquarePeg

  • Maxoperandi
    Maxoperandiover 4 years ago

    Great image James…I’ve been trying to do a shot like this for ages…without success…well done!

  • Thanks, Max. :) It took me a while.

    – SquarePeg

  • frankc
    frankcover 4 years ago

    Great view…!

  • Thank you. :)))

    – SquarePeg

  • Colin J Williams Photography
    Colin J Willia...over 4 years ago

    This is superb work !! – Colin

  • Thanks very much. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • Ell-on-Wheels
    Ell-on-Wheelsover 2 years ago

    Congratulations on your feature, James :-))

    Please click the banner, to take you to your Permanent Feature page :-))
    5th February 2012

  • Thank you very much! :):):)

    – SquarePeg

  • walela
    walelaover 2 years ago

    Wonderful shot

  • Thank you. :)

    – SquarePeg

  • Enivea
    Eniveaover 2 years ago

    Congrats on your feature, it’s a lovely shot!

  • Thanks very much. :)

    – SquarePeg

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