Dramatic Light: Golden Hour Portrait

Challenge #3 in the Ways of Seeing series. Hosted by jezsik.
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The first and final hour(s) of the day, when the sun is just above the horizon, provides unusual natural lighting opportunities. The low angle of the sun creates long shadows and simultaneously diffuses and warms the light. This "golden hour" allows for quite dramatic portraiture. Show off your best golden hour portrait image. (Note additional rules.)
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Photo from a local photo club meeting. Late sunset rays beautifully framed the man's face. Fortunately, I was ready for action ;)
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Submitted: Thursday, 13th August, 2009 10:58 (GMT)
Taken: Tuesday, 21st October, 2008
Focal length: 8.4 mm
Shutter speed: 1/34 sec
Aperture: F2.4
ISO: 100
Notes: DNG processed in Silkypix3
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