Classic Ray! (Now in stories)

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© James Wiley
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Photo license: © All rights reserved

Ray Charles in concert. Shot while I was a photography student at Sheridan College, 1971.

In my 'Photojournalism' collection.

Many thanks to Elias Reveles and Brenda Burk for the Spotlights!

In the Listen to the Sight of Music photo essay.

22 responses

  • Ted Anderson

    Ted Anderson (Deleted) gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    A classic indeed. Great shot.

  • Elias Reveles

    Elias Reveles said (7 Mar 2013):


  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (7 Mar 2013):

    Fabulous !!!

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (7 Mar 2013):

    Packed with energy!!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (8 Mar 2013):

    lovely shot!!

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (8 Mar 2013):

    Wow..this is just amazing...!!!!!!!

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (8 Mar 2013):


  • Charles Rushton

    Charles Rushton said (8 Mar 2013):

    Good to see the Ray.

  • Ann Reece

    Ann Reece   gave props (8 Mar 2013):

    Stunning capture!!!

  • lowison

    lowison gave props (8 Mar 2013):

    Wow the great Charles! Good one

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (8 Mar 2013):

    Love this great shot of Rocking Ray! One of my favorite singers ever.

  • Judy and Wayne Wanamaker

    Judy and Wayne Wanamaker gave props (8 Mar 2013):

    What a wonderful historical shot of this amazing singer and showman! He was one of my all time favorites.

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (9 Mar 2013):

    He knew how to rock it, and so did you!! Excellent capture of The Man!!

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) gave props (10 Mar 2013):


  • Hilda Cox

    Hilda Cox gave props (10 Mar 2013):

    wow fantastic !!!!

  • Jason Platt

    Jason Platt gave props (11 Mar 2013):

    Soul and blues mixed with showmanship...the best!

  • kenneth boston

    kenneth boston gave props (12 Mar 2013):

    so cool.

  • Paperini Renato

    Paperini Renato gave props (13 Mar 2013):

    Any comments would be useless. BIG!

  • Felicia

    Felicia gave props (20 Mar 2013):


  • Nancy Richard

    Nancy Richard gave props (21 Mar 2013):

    Now this is "my man".........especially his America the Beautiful !

  • Randy Turoff

    Randy Turoff gave props (28 Mar 2013):

    Ray was definitely the best. Good shot!

  • Michael Asaro

    Michael Asaro   gave props (26 Apr 2013):

    Excellent peak moment! I absolutely love the tones in this photo! I'll be back!

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