Knees for Michele

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© Richard Seah
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UploadedSeptember 14, 2009
TakenSeptember 13, 2009
ModelFinePix S5Pro
Exposure1/50 sec at f/5
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length135 mm
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Michele Randellis the best "knee photographer / artist" that I know.

Well, she is the best out of one, for I know of no other, LOL!. In any case, she is a truly excellent artist, with that rare ability to make a pair of knees (or, for that matter, most other body parts and photographic subjects) look absolutely beautiful and sensuous, like this image which remains deeply etched in my mind.


I came across this knee photo opportunity recently at, of all places, a gamelan concert. After the performance, this girl sat in front of the instruments and did some real cheesy poses - the sort with her finger pressing into her cheeks - while her beau photographed her.

All this was happening maybe 2 metres in front of me, slightly to my right. I saw her knees and thought immediately of Michele's photos.

I stole three quick shots, but did not have time to think and get a "correct" exposure; the main lights having been switched off as the performance had ended. Happily, the under-exposure works well in this case.


So this one is for you, Michele - your inspiration to me, my tribute to you.

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  • Michele Randell

    Michele Randell gave props (14 Sep 2009):

    Richard I humbly touched..........sometimes the things less obvious say the most as is the case in your sensitive image..

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