Should the cowboy be smiling?

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© Donna Mullins
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Photo Info
UploadedMay 28, 2013
TakenApril 7, 2013
MakeCanon
ModelCanon EOS 5D Mark II
Exposure1/250 sec at f/7.1
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length150 mm
ISO1600
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Photo of Pacco, a Native America dancer at the Pow Wow on the River in Chatt.Tn. I have photographed him several times before at other Pow Wows. His eyes are very intense and he is a most expressive dancer. The sweat is on his brow and chest, and the makeup is running. I was lucky this time around to meet Pacco at this event.He is a super nice guy. It's always great to finally meet the folks that you have photographed.

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19 responses

  • Kelly Nichols

    Kelly Nichols   gave props (28 May 2013):

    Great capture! So glad you got to meet him. I love Pow-Wows. Such great color and ceremony.

  • Joelle Crosby

    Joelle Crosby gave props (28 May 2013):

    Very nice capture, very intense:)

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (28 May 2013):

    Fantastic entry, Donna....Excellent as always!

  • James Wiley

    James Wiley gave props (28 May 2013):

    You summed it all up pretty well Donna. I don't know. Sould the cowboy be smiling?...I find the eyes to be a very intense focal point!

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett   gave props (28 May 2013):

    He should at least show a little respect to the proceedings! Well done, Donna!

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer gave props (28 May 2013):

    Paco is quite the scary looking dude but I will go with the sweet soul beyond the paint......the guy in the back looks like he is smiling because he his checking a nice" sight," LOL....super shot!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes   gave props (29 May 2013):

    Outstanding work, Donna. Love the intensity, and the contrast between these two men.

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda gave props (30 May 2013):

    Great entry

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (30 May 2013):

    LOL......great title!! And what a fabulous photo...I would most definitely NOT be smiling if I saw him! Great capture of intensity.

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (30 May 2013):

    A fantastic capture and such an interesting read!!! What fun to actually meet the man himself!

  • Betty Maxey

    Betty Maxey   gave props (30 May 2013):

    Wow, love this shot, I have a pow-wow, on the books for Sept. Can't wait!!!

  • Jason Platt

    Jason Platt   gave props (31 May 2013):

    very expressive shot Donna!

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (1 Jun 2013):

    Massively momentous Moments entry.

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (3 Jun 2013):

    OUTSTANDING SHOT!!!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (9 Jul 2013):

    WoW!! Graet shot!!

  • David Adler

    David Adler gave props (16 Jul 2013):

    Excellent capture of the intensity of this moment. Nice bit of humorous irony also caught in the background.

  • Barbara Kurth

    Barbara Kurth   said (20 Jan 2014):

    Outstanding shot of Pacco ! What intensity he has ! For some reason, growing up with Native Americans, I " feel " like he's a medicine man ? Someone to be revered.... Amazing image Donna....

  • Davide Simone

    Davide Simone   gave props (9 Jun 2014):

    Awesome!

  • Barbara Kurth

    Barbara Kurth   said (15 Jun 2014):

    I love his breastplate !! Once again, this is a super image, Donna ! Stirs my soul....

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