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© Gilbert Juanim
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Photo Info
UploadedJune 8, 2008
TakenMarch 16, 2008
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D80
Exposure1/200 sec at f/4.5
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length70 mm

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Photo license: © All rights reserved

It was my first travel photography in Luang Prabang Laos, last March 2008.

58 responses

  • William Moore

    William Moore gave props (8 Jun 2008):

    terrific close up that cig and smoke and the look in his eyes

  • Virginie Maillard

    Virginie Maillard (Deleted) said (8 Jun 2008):

    Génial, grandissime, extra!

  • Laurie Search

    Laurie Search gave props (8 Jun 2008):

    Wow, excellent job! So many details...

  • Jay El

    Jay El said (8 Jun 2008):

    Mesmerizing! Hypnotic eyes, such raw backbone to it! Triple fantastic, Gil!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (9 Jun 2008):

    Thanks for the good message sir John!

  • Ben

    Ben said (11 Jun 2008):

    magnifique tones.. quase a monochromy....
    great details.... really a wonderful image...

  • herman vandecauter

    herman vandecauter (Deleted) said (11 Jun 2008):

    This is a winner!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (12 Jun 2008):

    thank you very much for the inpiring message ben!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (12 Jun 2008):

    Thank you Herman! I hope you have an angel tongue!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (12 Jun 2008):

    I would also like to thanks Jeff, Bob,William,Virginie,m.r.Nelson,Laurie and sir Jhon for the very inspiring message thanks a lot guys..

  • adniloj

    adniloj gave props (12 Jun 2008):

    Gilbert, absolutely stunning capture; I find the man's eyes somewhat daunting; color, smoke, eyes compo = A+ would love to see this one printed

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (12 Jun 2008):

    thank you very much jolinda! very inspiring message! I love your barn too!

  • Eric Finster

    Eric Finster (Deleted) gave props (16 Jun 2008):

    Wow, Gilbert, this a real 'Work of Art'

  • Lynn H

    Lynn H (Deleted) gave props (16 Jun 2008):

    Wow! What a portrait! Amazing

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (16 Jun 2008):

    Thank you Eric!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (16 Jun 2008):

    Thank you Lynn!

  • bill keane

    bill keane said (17 Jun 2008):

    Phenomenal image!

  • Berk Nash

    Berk Nash gave props (17 Jun 2008):

    Awesome-Great shot!!

  • Gail Anderson

    Gail Anderson gave props (17 Jun 2008):

    scary guy! i love it!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (18 Jun 2008):

    thank you bill,berk,anderson and sir micheal! a very inspiring message. thanks guys!

  • Nikolay Mitov

    Nikolay Mitov said (25 Jun 2008):

    For many, negative thinking is a habit, which over time, becomes an addiction... A lot of people suffer from this disease because negative thinking is addictive to each of the Big Three -- the mind, the body, and the emotions. If one doesn't get you, the others are waiting in the wings....

  • Sherry Davis Johnson

    Sherry Davis Johnson gave props (9 Jul 2008):

    Wow! Phenominal portrait!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (10 Jul 2008):

    thanks for the props Sherry!

  • Mattia Vacca

    Mattia Vacca gave props (23 Jul 2008):

    great shot!

  • Robert Armstrong

    Robert Armstrong (Deleted) gave props (10 Aug 2008):

    Excellent shot! Love it!

  • Ron Mandsager

    Ron Mandsager   gave props (10 Aug 2008):

    amazing portrait!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (10 Aug 2008):

    Thank you Mat!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (10 Aug 2008):

    Thanks for the props Robert!

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (10 Aug 2008):

    Thank you Ron!

  • Al Gieryna

    Al Gieryna gave props (14 Sep 2008):

    Great image...the eyes are so intense!!

  • nema' etebar

    nema' etebar said (30 Sep 2008):


  • Markus Jentes

    Markus Jentes (Deleted) gave props (17 Feb 2009):

    Well done Gilbert. Fantastic details.

  • Henry Bowman

    Henry Bowman gave props (20 Feb 2009):


  • Alexandru Iedu

    Alexandru Iedu gave props (23 Feb 2009):


  • anastasia kuba

    anastasia kuba said (11 Mar 2009):

    Wow! Are you kidding me?! This is AMAZING!

  • Thomas Cox

    Thomas Cox said (24 Mar 2009):


  • ♥ Cairenn ♥

    ♥ Cairenn ♥ said (1 Jun 2009):

    the Eyes are speaking very loudly in this picture - !!Fantastic!! Portrait!

  • Devin Hayes

    Devin Hayes gave props (9 Jun 2009):


  • Latrenia Bryant

    Latrenia Bryant gave props (30 Aug 2009):


  • Masha Hlebnikova

    Masha Hlebnikova said (11 Sep 2009):

    such a deep picture...

  • nema' etebar

    nema' etebar said (12 Sep 2009):

    this shot.. mercy

  • Simon Mulholland

    Simon Mulholland gave props (15 Sep 2009):

    Very good portrait. Nice tone.

  • Mary Costa

    Mary Costa gave props (17 Sep 2009):

    An intense, beautiful portrait.

  • Carlos Aviles

    Carlos Aviles (Deleted) gave props (19 Sep 2009):

    What a shot!!

  • ikrema al qudah

    ikrema al qudah said (20 Sep 2009):

    Great for theme

  • Christina Storozkova

    Christina Storozkova (Deleted) said (29 Sep 2009):

    This guy is my hero. Everything in this photo works. From the paper of his cigarette to the wrinkles in his skin, to the little bracelet on the wrist. Nicely done.

  • ((pigotta08))

    ((pigotta08)) said (30 Sep 2009):

    wow.... voted!

  • adniloj

    adniloj said (13 Oct 2009):

    back for a vote Gilbert

  • Gilbert Juanim

    Gilbert Juanim said (13 Oct 2009):

    thank you so much for you vote Jolinda! Godbless..


  • George Flanigan

    George Flanigan said (23 Oct 2009):

    Incredible! Crazy eyes, Great shot.

  • Sean Davis

    Sean Davis said (9 Nov 2009):


  • nick lo

    nick lo gave props (9 Nov 2009):

    great framing

  • Jess Smith

    Jess Smith said (12 Nov 2009):

    This is an impressive portrait. I really love it. Best of luck.

  • Hunaid H

    Hunaid H gave props (8 Mar 2010):

    Some one who has experienced the life real close, a rugged portrait.

  • Christelle Chardin

    Christelle Chardin gave props (6 Apr 2011):


  • Tim E

    Tim E (Deleted) gave props (7 Apr 2011):

    great shot

  • Ashley Andújar

    Ashley Andújar said (23 Jul 2011):


  • Photo Shack

    Photo Shack (Deleted) gave props (24 Jul 2011):

    Wonderful photograph; contrasty with his skin and the glowing ember...striking editorial portrait...

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