Style is timeless - Photography by Yanick Delafoge - February 3, 2011: The outfits worn by the elderly couple captured in the image cause them to look as if they are from a different time. The defused, soft lighting enhances the textures present within the image, particularly the textures of the Subject's clothes and skin. The dull colours of their outfits greatly contrast the colourful windows of the building depicted in the background.
My Dear Coat - photography by Yanick Delafoge - January 28, 2011: In this image the Photographer has managed to capture an interesting item of clothing, the black coat being the focal point of the image. The dark colour of the coat also causes the subject the greatly contrast the bleak background. The cafe chairs also create a leading line, outlining the walking path of the subject.
Kiosk - Tbilisi 2013 - Photography by Boogie: I was drawn to this image as a result of the way in which the subject is perfectly framed by the window of her stall. Despite the presence of the colourful items surrounding the subject, the viewer is still initially drawn the to face of the woman in the window. The blonde hair of the woman also strongly contrasts the dark, shadowed background behind her head.
pattycake - Photography by Cheryl Dunn: Here, the photographer has managed to capture a humorous moment. The attention of the viewer is immediately drawn the colourfully dressed child, the yellow bag on the head of the subject causing them to stand out boldly against the achromatic colour scheme of the background. The smiling girl included within the right side of the frame also adds to the humorous quality of the image.
LUDA - Moscow 2015 - Photography by Boogie: I was drawn to this image as a result of the expression depicted on the face of the woman. The fact that she is not looking at the camera implies that she maybe have been unaware of the fact that her picture was being taken. The best facial expressions and emotions are always captured when the subject is unaware of the Photographer's presence.
Blue Singing - Thailand 2011-2013 - Photography by Boogie: The cool lighting in this image perfectly compliments the blue walls and chairs present within the image. The red t-shirt worn by the woman creates a strong contrast between the subject and the background, allowing her to stand out. The lighting in the image also enhances the texture of the walls, and creates soft shadows.
Photography by Markus Hartel, New York: The soft lighting enhances the textures present within the image, particularly the texture of the subject's skin and coat. The gleaming white street light positioned directly behind the head of the subject causes the viewer to be immediately drawn to the man's face. The light grey fur coat and hat worn by the man cause him to look unique, the colour of his outfit allowing him to contrast the black van positioned in the background.
TUZAN DEDA VOZ - Moscow 2015 - Photography by Boogie: The subject matter of this image intrigued me. The soft yellow lighting compliments the sleepy expressions depicted on the faces of each of the people in the image. The old man positioned in the centre of the frame creates a strong focal point.
Sad Woman - Tbilisi 2013 - Photography by Boogie. The hard sunlight causes the woman to strongly contrast the pale background of the buildings, this being the result of her dark clothing. The lighting also enhances the geometric shapes of the building in the background. The fact that the woman is looking down causes her head to perfectly aline with the downwards slanting line of the staircase.
Furry - Tbilisi 2013 - Photography by Boogie: The strong light present within the image causes the subject's dark coat to strongly contrast the bright background. The lighting also creates sharp shadows that add depth to the image
READING - photography by Boogie - Moscow, Russia 2015: I was drawn to this image due to the fact that the woman's face is partial obscured by the newspaper. The photographer has managed to capture a photo of a character that is stereotypically representative of her nationality. The bright colours of the woman's clothes and the newspaper strongly contrast the achromatic colour screen depicted in the background.
Photography by Markus Hartel, New York: I was drawn to this image because of the humorous quality of it. The pink hat worn by the man on the street perfectly compliments the Pink Panther film advertisement. The photographer has captured the passer by as he looks at the Pink Panther poster, the viewer being left to wonder wether or not the man on the street has made the same humorous connection between his pink hat and the poster.
A man walks past a women on sidewalk - Photography by Tom Ryaboi: I included this image as a result of the interesting outfit being worn by the man in red. The Photographer managed to capture the man as he walked out of the shadow, into the sunlight, the lighting causing his red leather jacket to be the focal point of the image. The fact that the viewer is unable to see the man's face also creates a sense of mystery within the image.
Suzy and the Baker Boys - Photography By Yanick Delafoge - December 12, 2010: The subject appears to be unaware of the fact that her photo is being taken. The defused lighting creates soft shadows across the face of the subject, thus enhancing the textures and tones within the image. The bright white outfit of the subject also causes her to stand out strongly within the frame, the white material highlighting her dark skin tone.