Go Back   The TrekEarth Forums >


Thread Tools Display Modes

Great iainsp 2016-11-20 1:48

Greetings Gert,

I have a fabulous book on the History of African Photography - and this shot would fit perfectly in to that book as part of a line of itinerant and studio based West-African photographers. I can see why you might be a little unhappy with the colours - the sky did not come out particularly well and the greenery on the rooftops could be better - but the colour and detail on the people and their clothing is fantastic. Maybe a much tighter crop and larger ratio of width:length on the frame? By the way, an alternate title (depending on the impression you are trying to convey) might be 'Big Men and Little Boys'. The phrase Big Man tends to have a well-understood, political connotation throughout much of the continent, referring to someone who wields influence from title and position.

Anyway, a great shot which I really like,


Old 11-20-2016, 02:56 PM
NickVu NickVu is offline
TE Newbie
Thread Starter
Join Date: Feb 2007
Posts: 21
Default To Energysavingelk: answer

All of this 938 people buried here are people killed during shelling from Yugoslav national army and serbian paramilitary on Vukovar, and there are people from all 22 nationalities who lived in Vukovar before the war , not only Croats....
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:38 PM.

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.