By Dennis Friend.
Location: Inle Lake, Myanmar (Burma).
Inle Fisherman, by Dennis Friend
Location: Inle Lake, Myanmar (Burma)
It was tricky getting our boat into the right position for this shot. Afterwards the fisherman paddled over and put his hand out for a dollar or two. I think they earn much more posing for photographers than from fishing!
Pentax K-3; 18-135 lens @ 24mm; 1/1,000sec; f/8; ISO 200
Photographer Dennis Friend’s beautifully-timed picture is positively balletic.
One wonders how the elements of sun, fog, net, fisherman and boat might have looked from a position more to the right…
Such speculations notwithstanding, this is a strong picture captured at just the right moment.