Travel Photo Contest – Maria Teresa Michelangeli

Maria Teresa Michelangeli

©Maria Teresa Michelangeli

This photo was taken in a Barley Mill in a small village in Tibet. It was a very primitive mill powered by water from a small creek. The guy in this picture is Pasang, the only worker we met there, he was very proud of his work and kept the place clean and working non-stop. I like his expression of surprise and a bit of distrust. After he said “I thought you’ll be interested on how the mill works, not in a regular guy like me”. But in fact I was more interested in him. Nikon D70. 28-80mm Nikkor. f/4.81/20 sec. Natural light.

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6 Responses to “Travel Photo Contest – Maria Teresa Michelangeli”

  1. Wonderful shot. The background is a perfect compliment to the portrait.

  2. Wow, this is interesting shot. I like the lighting here too. It must have been a great vacation. :)

  3. Really wonderful portrait. Nice to honor those that work hard and get their hands dirty every day.

  4. Excellent expression!

  5. David n Says:

    Very powerful. I like it.

  6. Thanks guys!! This picture brings a lot of good memories to me.

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