Peking Opera Rehearsel (10 Pictures)

Discussion in 'Photojournalism, Candids and Street Photography' started by JustinD, Apr 19, 2007.

  1. I was invited to document a local Peking Opera troup's rehearsal a couple weeks ago. The oppurtunity was agreeable but the lighting conditions were not. Slow shutter speeds, high ISO settings, and my dependance on my tripod allowed for only a few usable photos, but, a few usable photos are better than none. All images captured in Beijing:

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  2. This is excellent doucumentry work Justin. No.1 is really good and I love the motion blur on the hand in No. 4. Really good work.
     
  3. Sharon

    Sharon

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    Feb 18, 2006
    Nicely done under difficult conditions. They make quite an interesting series.
     
  4. Great series. Any of the opera?
     
  5. Great shots of a very unique opportunity!
     
  6. I love this series Justin............... the last image is a total killer! :eek:

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  7. Julien

    Julien

    Jul 28, 2006
    Paris, France
    I liked them all , but 1st and last are really beautiful ... thank goodness you didn't have good lighting conditions :biggrin:
     
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