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Sadhu at sunset, Dwarka, Gujarat

This Sadhu was from Manali, miles away from Gujarat up in the mountains, visiting the holy city of Dwarka.


I wanted a portrait with the deep sky colours just before the daylight vanished completely. First I tried with the flash, but with nothing to bounce it off, and no assistants at hand, armed with a nice diffuser, I soon gave up. There was some street lighting not too far away, so I managed to get this with available light at ISO 4000. Bit tight on the elbow, but at least I didn't chop it off.


Taken on a photo workshop with Maciej Dakowicz in Gujarat, Jan 2012.

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Taken on January 15, 2012