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Easy Like Sunday Morning

Posted by
Ralph Jones (Detroit, United States) on 27 May 2010 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

Phil Woods

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.

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Old school. Nice crisp capture and excellent portrait.

27 May 2010 5:35am

Aniya from Tehran, Iran

great shot

27 May 2010 7:45am

Florence from Paris, France

A great portrait of musician. B&W suits so well Jazz !

27 May 2010 8:09am

Céline from Paris, France

Wow, great portrait. Well captured :)

27 May 2010 8:10am

Olivier from Manage, Belgium

super cadrage, top cette composition!

27 May 2010 9:35am

zahra from shiraz, Iran

great,very cool.

27 May 2010 11:30am

jeremyQphotography from Sydney, Australia

Fantastic portrait. Love the composition. The black and white processing is also really good. That sax looks so shiny!

27 May 2010 11:34am

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

Super portrait shot Ralph! Well done! ;-)

27 May 2010 11:42am

6ft5 from stockholm, Sweden

Fabtastic Ralph. Beautiful B/W. Love the grain and the spark in the saxophone. Well done. Very well done!

27 May 2010 1:04pm

Amanda from Jersey City, United States

Another great musician portrait! Perfect lighting.

27 May 2010 1:12pm

Sergei Z from Türi, Estonia

Very nice shot! I can hear music....

27 May 2010 2:36pm

LauraS from Chico, United States

Oh, Ralph, bravo! This is a wonderful shot, a moment in music, captured so well. Thanks for sharing.

27 May 2010 3:44pm

Thierry Masson from orly, France

here in France, there was an old tradition called "Fêter la Saint Lundi" (Monday's Eve? I'm not sure of my translation) but anyway, most off the qualified workers "forgot" to go to work most of the mondays, and the factories'head couldn't but to wait for the next tuesday...

27 May 2010 4:26pm

Marie LC from Dauphiné, France

excellent ! great portrait and bw

27 May 2010 5:01pm

Steven from Chicagoland, United States

Nice action shot of this saxophonist. His white hair and black suit work well as contrasts in this B&W.

27 May 2010 5:03pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Wonderful shot Ralph.

27 May 2010 7:48pm


And cool as a Jazzy Wave...

27 May 2010 8:16pm

David from Detroit, United States

The background looks like you lighted it in an old formal style. Classic.

27 May 2010 10:09pm

Dutch from Chicagoland, United States

Whenever I see brass, now, I think of Beale Street. Used to be big band prior.. very nice Ralph.

27 May 2010 10:46pm

hugo poon from hong kong, Hong Kong

Classic shot Ralph! Brilliant framing... your lighting and tone are spot on! Wonderful low light catch!

28 May 2010 12:11am

Candid1 from Washington, DC, United States

One of my favorites Ralph! I love when musicians are captured doing what they do best......make beautiful music! :-)

28 May 2010 12:28am

Lori from Michigan, United States

Really great image!

28 May 2010 1:08am

jm from Davao City, Philippines

wow! this is cool!

28 May 2010 2:24am

manel from Girona, Spain

Me gusta el encuadre de la foto. El B&W, pefecto. Una luz extraordinaria.

28 May 2010 6:36pm

digitalCG from Manchester, United Kingdom

Brilliant b+w and I love the crop. His concentration is immense!

30 May 2010 6:13pm

Angela Anderson-Cobb from Detroit, United States

Adore your music portraits and this is no exception.

1 Jun 2010 7:54pm