It was a particularly windy day. The beach was deserted except for the solitary figure of a beachcomber striding purposefully towards shelter. Everything about his gait and posture suggested that this had not been a productive visit.
Filed under Art, Colour, Minimalist, photography
Tagged as beachcomber, black and white, metal detector, windy day
The high contrast graphic expression says all about solitude and the lone seeker. I do feel his disappointment. A great photograph.
Thanks Otto. I appreciate your comment.
As Otto says; you have captured and expressed the mood perfectly. I also like your perspective and timing, making sure that all his limbs are visible which help express the despondency.
Thanks Noeline. The timing was fortuitous. I only had the opportunity for two shots and I wanted a profile that showed his metal detector and his determined stride. The other shot was rubbish!
An entire story from one minimal image-great!
Many thanks Elena.
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