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Wanna Get Better Images? Stand In Front Of More Interesting Subjects

Okay, it doesn’t hurt to stand in front of a beautiful woman with flawless skin. Casual portraits can be had in almost any circumstance. Today’s image is of a dancer at an Indian Pow Wow held over the weekend. She was just walking out of the tribal dance circle and was unaware of my taking her picture. (She was, as were all the dancers, aware that the “tourists” were snapping away, but none knew if a camera was pointed at them.) The current plan is to take several images shot over the weekend and make a composite depicting the ceremonial activities of the day. It’ll be a fairly complex piece, so it’ll take a while …