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Posted by
Ralph Jones (Detroit, United States) on 23 February 2010 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

Speramus meliora; resurget cineribus.
We hope for better things; it will arise from the ashes.

Mission Statement:
To document the city in an attempt to inspire an appreciation and understanding of the uniqueness of Detroit, her buildings, and her people.

Speramus meliora; resurget cineribus.
We hope for better things; it will arise from the ashes.

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Ken from Seattle, United States

Cool indeed! Its nice to be back among the healthy, and being able to look at your images. I enjoy getting a good "Detroit fix" from your images.

--Ken

23 Feb 2010 5:17am

@Ken: Goof to hear you are feeling better!

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

A great portrait. A jazz mood on this shot

23 Feb 2010 5:19am

Fusao from Tokyo, Japan

really cool. 'Monk's Mood'.

23 Feb 2010 5:42am

Reno from Madrid-Paris, Spain

Very jazzy mood with this portrait in black and white. I love the detail on the hat. A Good rythm in this picture Ralph.

23 Feb 2010 6:47am

Céline from New York City, United States

Very original !

23 Feb 2010 8:00am

STEED from Gueret, France

Superb angle and nice Black and white...

23 Feb 2010 8:01am

---------Photo-Spice---------- from Konstanz, Germany

Love the angel of the shot, leaves so much to guess and stands out from the crowd, nice!!

JH

23 Feb 2010 8:48am

k@ from Paris, France

More than cool, over classy ! Bravo*

23 Feb 2010 9:37am

Pierre from Lyon, France

Superb, everything is in the diamond ....
Often you wonder for how my portraits the photographer will forget ...
well that's it, wide-angle picture and very, very close, a hand without viewfinder

23 Feb 2010 10:22am

Florence from Paris, France

Nice portrait in mono. Very "chic" indeed ! The angle is really clever. Well done Ralph.

23 Feb 2010 10:24am

Eric Rousset from Grasse, France

Interesting n original capture, well converted in mono bud

23 Feb 2010 10:55am

Mathilde Collot from Fontainebleau, France

Fabulous portrait! With this APV very original! Really beautiful! I like the pen!

23 Feb 2010 12:30pm

olivier Paillet from toulouse, France

Génial !!! superbe cliché ! Bien joué !!

23 Feb 2010 12:31pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Oh la la , wow this is the COOLEST portrait I've ever seen, oh wow, 10 stars foryou . wow

23 Feb 2010 1:51pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

Wonderful portrait . Super model . Super angle . Love it .

23 Feb 2010 2:37pm

Michael from Los Angeles, United States

I like this. Very... uh well, very cool portrait. :-)

23 Feb 2010 3:24pm

Rags from Plano, United States

Mysterious.

23 Feb 2010 3:59pm

alex centrella from California, United States

cool !

23 Feb 2010 4:20pm

Macrobaby from Vancouver, Canada

Great composition of this portrait & great title.

23 Feb 2010 4:44pm

Tomix from landerneau, France

fantastic portrait! i like it a lot...and mysterious!

23 Feb 2010 5:36pm

Anna.C from LA ROCHELLE, France

great portrait ! I love the frame, the close-up and the jazzy mood !

23 Feb 2010 6:08pm

Louloupix from NEW YORK, United States

Nice unusual portrait. It's full of mystery and details.
Well done.

23 Feb 2010 7:04pm

Candid1 from Washington, DC, United States

Ralph, you've out done yourself with this.........MARVELOUS!!! 5 STARS +++++

23 Feb 2010 7:39pm

mirela from brighton, United States

Heck yeah :)

23 Feb 2010 7:56pm

Viewfinder from Bradenton, FL, United States

Yes cool.

23 Feb 2010 7:57pm

Lori from Michigan, United States

totally cool !!

23 Feb 2010 8:31pm

Amanda from Jersey City, United States

Very smooth... A "feather in your cap" to you Ralph, on this suave image!

23 Feb 2010 10:42pm

manel from Girona, Spain

Perfecto. Me gusta el ángulo de encuadre.

23 Feb 2010 10:56pm

Gary from Cochise County, United States

Very Cool. Turned away from the camera, even cooler.

23 Feb 2010 11:07pm

Sandy Weston from Madison, Maine, United States

The feather covers the whole coolness routine.....love the monotone and how he turned for the photo. Cool capture Ralph!!

24 Feb 2010 12:01am

JoeB from Brampton, Canada

Nothing like a well dressed man, the side portrait makes it one of a kind.

24 Feb 2010 2:05am

Bruce from Lima, Peru

Beautiful rich blacks in this misterious portrait - very nice image

24 Feb 2010 2:42am

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

A nice element of mystique that you have captured here, Ralph! He's looking quite dapper and "polished."

24 Feb 2010 4:22am

Alexandros from Athens, Greece

nice jazz pic!

24 Feb 2010 5:00pm

Stu from Scotland | Residing in Kyoto, Japan

This is sheer class! Well done!

25 Feb 2010 2:12pm

David from Detroit, United States

The very definition of cool! The turned-away gaze is perfect.

25 Feb 2010 9:37pm

Albert from Hamburg, Germany

Very bluesy shot. I love it. The grains and the high contrasts are great. High quality photo!

27 Feb 2010 1:06am

M@ndy from London, United Kingdom

clever angle

27 Feb 2010 10:03am