Portraits are never boring nor disappointing when they are eternal and start to convey such raw emotions through the eyes. In this post of ours, We wanted to bring such raw human nature through the eyes of the characters. Every photograph here is a true example for what goes right in the portrayal of a street or travel photograph, mostly the focus, courage in the eyes, colors, the ideal background all favors the extraordinary assembly of elements towards an excellent portrait photograph. Take a look and stay inspired.

All photos are linked and lead to the sources from which they were taken. Please feel free to explore further works of these photographers on their collections or their personal sites.

Iran, Central County, Kerman, gypsy girl with red hair - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Eric Lafforgue

Girl in Rain - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Sathis Ragavendran

Sadhu - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Rzleytheshoots photography

Intrusive Eyes - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Rajkumar

Smoking Portrait - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Yaman Ibrahim

Wildfire - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: David Uzochukwu

Stare - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Sathis Ragavendran

Smile - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Wild Preist

Ata-Manobo Tribe - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Miro May

Vietnam: enfant dans un village Hmong blanc - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Claude Gourlay

Myanmar - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Eugenio Frasca

Rainbow family member - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Benoit Paillé

Ngargomulyo (Indonesia) - Going through fire - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Brice Richard

Shel Khaw War - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Sergio Carbajo

Stories Untold - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Sreeranj Sreedhar

Colors of Rajasthan - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Ana Caroline de Lima

Near Mandya, Karnataka - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Mahesh Balasubramanian


Photo By: Rajkumar

Liftick - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Siddharthan Raman

Through the window - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Kate Vellacott

Speaking through eyes - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Naveen Gowtham

The Namesake - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Ata Adnan

Portrait By Window - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Ana Rosenberg

Haitian schoolboy from Degerme - Stunning Portraits
Photo By: Christophe Stramba-Badiali


Photo By: Sharon Covert

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