Taken at the Medieval Fair, Gumeracha, South Australia.

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Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Canon EF 70-300mm f/4-5.6L IS USM
FL 200mm
f/6.3
1/15 sec.
ISO 1600
Taken in a dark tent under rainy skies.
Single RAW file
Textures from my own p/f.

Tags

man, male, person, music, musician, costume, medieval, fair, oboe, woodwind, reed, beard, hat, wendi donaldson, eye focus on photography, south australia, gumeracha, period costume, face, headshot

Wendi is a fine art photographer currently living on the west coast of Canada. Her work has been published internationally in Australia, Canada and the United States.

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Comments

  • Rosalie Dale
    Rosalie Daleover 3 years ago

    Superb! How masterful is your treatment … has to be a fav.

  • Delighted you like him, Rosalie!! Appreciate your great comment and esp. the fave! Thank you.

    – Wendi Donaldson

  • LeeoPhotography
    LeeoPhotographyover 3 years ago

    Love what you’ve done here Wendy. Seriously looks like a painting. Love the sharp detail in his eyes & ont he pipe. Great tones too.

  • Thanks Lee – sat on this one for a bit ‘cause I didn’t think it’d work! Guess I was wrong…. Pleased you like it. Cheers!

    – Wendi Donaldson

  • Jen Waltmon
    Jen Waltmonover 3 years ago

    Nice one! Looks timeless – love the textures! :)

  • Thanks Jen….really pleased you think so!

    – Wendi Donaldson

  • DonDavisUK
    DonDavisUKover 3 years ago

    Fantastic work Wendi. Looks like an old master’s painting.

  • Really pleased with your thoughts on this one Don…thanks my friend!

    – Wendi Donaldson

  • Barssel
    Barsselover 3 years ago

    Marvelous Wendi

  • Thank you kindly, Ade!! Really pleased you like this one too.

    – Wendi Donaldson

  • Jazzdenski
    Jazzdenskiover 3 years ago

    I am not a fan of textures to be honest, but this makes it look like a painting! Good one Wendi.

  • Your compliment is all the more valued, then….thank you kindly!

    – Wendi Donaldson

  • bushpoet
    bushpoetover 3 years ago

    Great composition Wendi!

  • Thanks Simone…. are you talking about the music? LOL

    – Wendi Donaldson

  • John Hare
    John Hareover 3 years ago

    A wonderful portrait of a bassoon player. I love thetexture you have used too wendi.

  • Thank you for clarifying the instrument…I wasn’t certain if it was an oboe or not… now I know!! Thanks for the great feedback too. Cheers!

    – Wendi Donaldson

  • Barb Leopold
    Barb Leopoldover 3 years ago

    Super duper image Wendi, the treatment is perfect, love it!

  • Thanks Barb …he was sitting in a dark tent too so I had to ramp up my ISO to get him. Pleased you like it!

    – Wendi Donaldson

  • AndyGii
    AndyGiiover 3 years ago

    Wot everyone else says…This is just too good

  • You DO bring a smile to my face!!! Thank you dear man!

    – Wendi Donaldson

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