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One More Story, Please!

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"The moment always dictates in my work. What I feel, I do. This is the most important thing for me. Everybody can look, but they don't necessarily see. I never calculate or consider; I see a situation and I know that it's right, even if I have to go back to get the proper lighting."
~ Andre Kertesz

ordinaryimages from Kentucky Bluegrass, United States

Well...I got hung up in this chimney one time and... ; ] best…jf

22 Sep 2011 5:05am

Loukas from Ilioupolis, Greece

Yes I am sure this guy knows thousands of stories. Nice shot!

22 Sep 2011 5:12am

Chetan from Gurgaon, India

Beautiful happy portrait. Thanks for a happy start of the day.

22 Sep 2011 5:13am

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Love that beard! Great smile; dynamite dimples

22 Sep 2011 5:39am

masoud from tehran, Iran

powerful portrait , have a good time

22 Sep 2011 5:55am

Christine from Ellemford, United Kingdom

This brought a smile to my face, laughter is infectious

22 Sep 2011 6:06am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Oh ! Happyness !! Wonderful smiles ! Phil

22 Sep 2011 6:15am

STEED from D, France

Happiness to be together ..... Grat portraits .Great persons. Great B/W. All right outted from a Kerouac,Steinbeck or London's Story ....I LOVE !!!!! *****

22 Sep 2011 6:20am

Ralf Kesper from Attendorn, Germany

It´s good if different generations can talk with another. A very nice picture, full of happiness.

22 Sep 2011 6:22am

Chris Pereira from San Francisco, California, United States

wow, what a beard, love the positive emotion in this picture

22 Sep 2011 6:40am

morgan from canyon Country, United States

Now that's a beard. great black and white processing. Very punchy.

22 Sep 2011 6:42am

alireza from Iran

Imágenes siempre se ven grandes

22 Sep 2011 6:42am

@alireza: your link still does not work ;)

Richard from Duns, United Kingdom

Fabulous portrait!

22 Sep 2011 6:58am

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Nice use of focus, a nice dynamic picture.

22 Sep 2011 7:06am

Gérard Beullac from Paris, France

Great smile, full of joy, great capture.

22 Sep 2011 7:09am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

The first was to be funny:)) They laugh heartily both. Superb image. Good day.

22 Sep 2011 7:37am

Frida from Sweden

A joyous capture. Great!

22 Sep 2011 7:38am

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

It must have been a good one, wish they could share the joke.
What a pair of smilers!

22 Sep 2011 8:16am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

A happy picture.

22 Sep 2011 8:31am

Henny from Thorn, Netherlands

Hi this portrait...and this big smile!

22 Sep 2011 8:34am

Jules from Drayton, United Kingdom

great scene captured here - love that beard!

22 Sep 2011 9:01am

Melocoton from Salamanca, Spain

very good Mary, I prefer the image of the young of the cap, it takes me back in time, I'm a nostalgic, bravo once again.

22 Sep 2011 9:17am

PRASHANT from Mumbai, India

Superb.....enjoyable moment....5*

22 Sep 2011 9:20am

Amerlina from Tehran, Iran

sweet moment :) love the happiness in this image !

22 Sep 2011 9:40am

J.R. from Ginowan, Japan

I bet he has some stories to tell, looks as though he has been there and done that

22 Sep 2011 10:03am

Albert from Sweden, living in Hamburg, Germany

Nice positive energy you spread to us with this photo. (and I like his hat.)

22 Sep 2011 10:05am

Sam from Chennai, India

Nice capture. Great smiles. Wonderful portrait. :)

22 Sep 2011 10:30am

Stephen from Canberra, Australia

Lovely image and great title - yes, one looks like a good story teller and the other a good listener!

22 Sep 2011 10:46am

Goddess ☼ Ƹl¡ from Tehran, Iran

what a cute laugh ! :)

22 Sep 2011 10:54am

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quelle barbe superbe quele éclairage et portrait des ces deux hommes ouraint grandisoe.

22 Sep 2011 11:28am

Laurie from Prescott, United States

Wonderful capture of these two, Mariana. My favorite kind of photo - catching people in the middle of a good laugh. Excellent!

22 Sep 2011 11:44am

SILV3R WOLF from Iran

great smiles...
realy smiles.....
i like anything...if realy! ;)
nice shot...

22 Sep 2011 11:44am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Beautiful smiles on their faces! It is always heartwarming to see the generations come together! Well seen and captured Mariana! ;-)

22 Sep 2011 11:51am

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

I love this too, Mariana...there is nothing like a smile to make the heart warm and give the soul a bit of replenishment and perhaps som hope too...we can all use it sometimes...I love the angle you have these fellows on..a really cool perspective here...just a great great shot as always ;-)

22 Sep 2011 12:02pm

Mhelene from Paris, France

Superb portrait ,happy smiles !

22 Sep 2011 12:07pm

mohkum from Cochin (Kochi), India

What a great shot with that beautiful smile on his face! Nice

22 Sep 2011 12:14pm

Mully from carmarthenshire, United Kingdom

Another fine candid Mariana....a amile never goes amiss.

22 Sep 2011 12:28pm

Pedro Alves from Porto, Portugal

Great portrait, with two very different subjects.
Even the shirts!

22 Sep 2011 12:29pm

kerfendal from Paris, France

great portaits and well composed

22 Sep 2011 12:52pm

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland

great portraits

22 Sep 2011 1:11pm

Journey Photographic from Australia

I just love their expressions - it must have been a good story!

22 Sep 2011 1:42pm

Jason Politte from Conway, AR, United States

What a wonderful joyous image of these two sharing a laugh together. Lovely shot Mariana.

22 Sep 2011 1:59pm

Z from Shanghai, China

A real pleasant portraits:)

22 Sep 2011 2:09pm

Rick from Toronto, Canada

Warmth! Human warmth just radiating from this happy capture of two great faces, and one prodigious beard. I love your work.

22 Sep 2011 2:52pm

Francisco Romero from Carbajal de la Legua, Spain

Delightful image! Great natural expressions. The fun pervades the image.

22 Sep 2011 2:55pm

Richard Geven from Montferland, Netherlands

They realy having fun together Mariana!! This is a nice and relaxing atmosphere ...i like it ;-)

22 Sep 2011 3:12pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

A nice shot of this duet !

22 Sep 2011 3:17pm

Heinz from Hamm, Germany

ein hervorragendes Doppelportrait.
Sehr gute Fotos die letzten Tage eingestellt.

22 Sep 2011 4:14pm

Eric C. from Ivry sur Seine, France

Greats portraits !! Hapiness!!

22 Sep 2011 4:21pm

Termeh from Iran


22 Sep 2011 4:33pm

@Termeh: :)

Roland Theys from Belgium

Wonderful portrait shot!

22 Sep 2011 4:36pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Beautiful portraits! They make me smile! Wonderful!

22 Sep 2011 4:36pm

Thierry Pouleur from anseremme, Belgium

un beau portrait , bien joyeux

22 Sep 2011 4:40pm

Williams from East LaHave, Nova Scotia, Canada

A happy portrait of two very interesting dudes. Once again fine light & DOF.

22 Sep 2011 4:43pm

Tomek from Poznań, Poland

Nice emotions and portrait.

22 Sep 2011 5:05pm

tanha from Kurdestan-baneh, Iran

Great capture and framing . Love all those bird above,

22 Sep 2011 5:10pm

@tanha: i do not see a bird here. you meant - a beard ? thx tanha ;)

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A great portrait capture of these two sharing a laugh and a smile together!

22 Sep 2011 5:43pm

tanha from Kurdestan-baneh, Iran

beautiful capture;)

22 Sep 2011 6:27pm

TheoJ from Emden, Germany

a superb portrait of two happy people, they do understand one another truly

22 Sep 2011 7:08pm

tce76 from Saint Laurent de Brèvedent, France

Ca rigole bien par ici!

22 Sep 2011 7:55pm

AMH from Buenos Aires, Argentina

chispiante , fantatica y unica . un dia tendre que dedicarme a ver tu portfolio para aprender a sacar retratos . una maestra en la materia =)

22 Sep 2011 8:37pm

Paulo Pedroso from Lisbon, Portugal

B&W Happiness. Lovely moment!

22 Sep 2011 8:38pm

RBL from Oxford, United States

Great smiles of happiness, well seen, beautiful b/w!

22 Sep 2011 8:43pm

Dokmateo from Madrid, Spain

Beautiful title...great composition.

22 Sep 2011 8:58pm

Hiro from Kyoto, Japan

Nice smiles ! There seem lots of interesting stories.

23 Sep 2011 12:08am

Michael Fresh from Chester, United Kingdom

Something has got them laughing... maybe the old guy said - I forgot to comb my beard. The clarity is good in the bright sunlight.

23 Sep 2011 1:27am

Stu from From Scotland | Living in 京都 Kyoto, Japan

Super portrait! That's an amazing beard! Wow.

23 Sep 2011 2:11am

johbont from rotterdam, Netherlands

two happy man/ the world looks fine

23 Sep 2011 3:58am

Agus Haryono from Mataram, Indonesia

Great expression, great shot.

23 Sep 2011 10:10am

Marcie from Newton, United States

Such a challenge to capture candid laughter and smiles!! This is terrific. Wonderful faces!!

23 Sep 2011 11:27am

franz from Baden, Austria

liked it already when i saw it yd, but had not time to comment! such a relaxed mood, such open and friendly faces! i like the chap's woriking-man's cap!

23 Sep 2011 2:40pm

Bruno F from France

Funny ! Making me smiling too !!

23 Sep 2011 3:20pm

PATRICK from miramas, France


23 Sep 2011 7:27pm

cajera from France

L'opposition entre les deux hommes, barbu et non barbu, est superbement bien vu.

23 Sep 2011 9:22pm

Véronique from Here & Now, France

Les liens du ... rire !
Excellent !

24 Sep 2011 8:36am

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

A great shot of these happy guys. A cool beard.

24 Sep 2011 10:09pm

Oscar from BCN, Spain

Me gusta ver cuando los jovenes se interesan a los grandes, escuchandolos y haciendoles compañiaª

25 Sep 2011 10:36am

Marie from FRESNES, France

magnifique sourire, magnifique portrait.

25 Sep 2011 4:01pm

JCJ from Troyes, France

nice smile of the one on the right

26 Sep 2011 11:07am

domlortha from Roanne, France

NIce double portrait§ I think I've seen before these men in your stream...
have a nice day.

26 Sep 2011 4:54pm

@domlortha: It is a very first time you see them ;) Thanks ;)

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Lovely shot

4 Oct 2011 6:25pm

1/500 second
ISO 200
200 mm