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The Witch

The Witch, enough said.

all the best. mal

The Witch

The Witch, enough said.

all the best. mal

comments (50)

  • Josh
  • UK
  • 20 Mar 2008, 00:11
have been watching your blog for some time. Do you sell prints? Josh
  • johnnyg
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 20 Mar 2008, 00:15
You are so good at these and lookie here you get to sell one of them as well. smile
Nice one brother.

  • Jide Alakija
  • United States
  • 20 Mar 2008, 00:19
Fantastic, enough said
  • vintage
  • australia
  • 20 Mar 2008, 00:27
Great photo
Stellar use of backlighting. B&W is perfect for this.
  • Roz Sears
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 20 Mar 2008, 06:22
Wonderful photograph, mal. Beautifully lit and packed with atmosphere. (:o)
  • Astrid
  • The Netherlands
  • 20 Mar 2008, 06:51
Love the lighting and the starlights, outstanding atmosphere, it makes me to try to look bejond the walking witch, I am impressed.
  • anniedog
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 20 Mar 2008, 08:09
Love the lighting and the POV - gives a very claustrophobic feeling. And is she coming down towards us or walking away? Ambiguous.
Very good one. Looks like a passage I've seen in Edinburgh.
The lights, the bw, everything fits together.
  • Frank
  • Germany
  • 20 Mar 2008, 09:30
Fantastic with the light.
  • Aussie
  • Brisbane
  • 20 Mar 2008, 09:30
Witchy, for sure! Stellar!
  • ray
  • Thailand
  • 20 Mar 2008, 10:19
Did she caste a spell?
Do you croak a lot now?
Did she offer to turn your aged 5D into a 1DSmach3?
  • Louis
  • South Africa
  • 20 Mar 2008, 11:28
This was shortly after you came out of the pub in the wee hours. Very close to the steps smile

Another excellent rendering by the late night stalker.
  • martie
  • US
  • 20 Mar 2008, 12:16
WOW! Excellent work!
  • Bernie
  • Stoke
  • 20 Mar 2008, 12:37
Another cracker Mal.
  • rhys
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 20 Mar 2008, 12:51
Your people in street environments are always top draw for me Mal. richard
  • Bill Phillips
  • Droitwich..going colder by the minute
  • 20 Mar 2008, 16:38
Absolute belter Mal! The lighting on the steps and the handrail is perfect
Lovin this one, nice silohette, atmosphere and grain
  • tim
  • United Kindom
  • 20 Mar 2008, 20:33
great atmosphere you have produced
Hehehehe... Moody place is Edinburgh, isn't it? ;-)

Nice as usual, Mal, even though I believe you could reach higher by lowering the exposure a bit (blacks are somehow dark grays)

Take care
  • Catalpa
  • Newcastle
  • 21 Mar 2008, 09:23
A female hoodie? Quite scary!
Super processing with this image. Great lighting effects and love the dark shadows. What a terrific dramatic mood.
I love the mysterious atmosphere... The witch, indeed! smile
Marvelous image Mal
Lovely shot Mal. Great lighting. Thnx for capturing a modern day witch wink
mystère et splendeur.
  • Ellie
  • United Kingdom
  • 23 Mar 2008, 16:31
Did this witch cast a spell?
Wonderful Mal ! A great atmosphere !
Very nice shot! You have good eye for photographer! Very good atmosphere. Best regards, Mikael Sundberg
  • BobC
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 25 Mar 2008, 23:07
She's bad! But great light! Smashing stuff.
  • Philine
  • Germany
  • 26 Mar 2008, 17:51
Reading your (ironical?) title 'witch' I remember the apotropaic signs on many walls of houses which I have seen in GB: a witch riding on a besom.- Your pic (a hat of a gnome indeed, Zipfelmütze eines Zwergs) reminds me of a night- photo of Petra, and there is again this sad feeling of loneliness and being lost, no home, no family, no perspective, but I very hope that my phantasy is misleading and all things are quite better than assumed!
I love as you know play with the light, Mal! You are a teacher! For me, to Likey!
Oh no trouble in paradise Mal? Sorry I could not resist the urge. A very dark and mysterious shot. Salems lot perhaps.

your the man wink

  • Thomas
  • Sweden
  • 27 Mar 2008, 21:50
Gorgeous! Enough said.

Ah no, I forgot one thing: thanks for sharing! smile
  • nev
  • Australia
  • 29 Mar 2008, 05:55
Beware the witchy woman. she is coming to get you. I love how the composition makes the witch like a candle to the flame.
  • Fausto
  • Paramaribo
  • 30 Mar 2008, 07:38
Marvelous! Is she climbing or coming towards you?
  • calisto
  • Switzerland
  • 30 Mar 2008, 23:14
very mystic, mal. the backlight give a great atmosphere to it.

best, calisto smile
  • Otto K.
  • United States
  • 31 Mar 2008, 15:00
Very cool. Great mood.
  • Aksel
  • work, in Sweden
  • 31 Mar 2008, 20:47
Excellent mood in this one - I like the artificial light when it becomes a star smile
wow a scary lovely photo smile
  • om
  • Turkey
  • 2 Apr 2008, 15:52
Intense image. very accurate name.
How do you get 46 comments, are you selling your body?

Cool shot my man.
  • elaine
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 3 Apr 2008, 18:24
great! come into the light
  • Scarlet
  • Netherlands
  • 6 Apr 2008, 15:03
Amazing shot Mal!
you are truly a fantastic photographer mal, well done!!
  • olivier
  • France
  • 20 May 2008, 01:32
Hello Mal, congratulation for this shot ! I like this render great B&W...
I love evrything about this shot!'s just the kind of thing I love trying myself.
(PS - got my vote over at VFXY)
  • ta
  • Turkey
  • 26 Jul 2008, 22:04
I am reading every frame of you like a lecture.

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