Pictured here is a location in the town of Jalpaiguri, West Bengal, India, known as Jubilee Park. It is by the side of the river Teesta which runs along the outskirts of the town. In fact the road in the photo is a part of the embankment. It is a relaxed little place (no amusement facilities) with the usual greenery that pervades the town of Jalpaiguri and all of North Bengal. If you visit here in the early morning / evening, you can get some lovely views of the Teesta. Situated about a mile away from the location of my last post, one can take an early morning walk along the embankment or hire a cycle rickshaw, of which, I have posted a picture as WORKSHOP.
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snunney (79973) 2014-08-09 8:17
A pleasant relaxed scene to be observed in this nicely balanced composition. Lots going on to retain the interest, but certainly not overly busy. I like the soft light and colours. Good light management.
holmertz (37619) 2014-08-09 8:22
This certainly looks like a very relaxed and pleasant place. There is not much to disturb the goats (?) resting on the road. Some people are engaged in a quiet conversation, others are just sitting idly enjoying the cooler temperature. They are well protected from the sun by the dense trees that have created a natural roof. This is a well exposed photo with very nice colours, mainly various tones of green, and some well matching yellow areas.
pajaran (48909) 2014-08-09 9:43
Interesantan tekst o mestu i gradu sa opsiom ...
Lep pogled na mesto u parku i trenutak ...
Dobar trenutak snimka, kontrast i perspektiva, lepo pokazano mesto i trenutak sa ljudima, lepe boje.
Dobar rad sa lepom fotografijom u radionici.
Lepo mesto za odmor i druzenje u hladovini velikog drveta.
Prijatno vece i mirna noc, sve najbolje za vikend, srecno.
An interesting article on the towns and cities with options ...
Nice view of the place in the park and a moment ...
Good time recording, contrast and perspective, nice place and moment shown to people, beautiful colors.
Good work with beautiful photography workshop.
Nice place for relaxation and socializing in the shade of a large tree.
Good evening and peaceful night, all the best for the weekend, good luck.
Nicou (117230) 2014-08-09 10:48
Avec ces personnage et le parasol sur le mini boutique quelle vue et scène de rue et cette belle végétation quelle compo superbe.
Bravo et amitié
Fis2 (82342) 2014-08-09 12:13
Curious place, interesting scene.
Good POV and colors.
I like this daily life shot.
lousat (72855) 2014-08-09 14:59
Hi Satya,excellent capture of this fresh corner,the green is everywhere and you caught the scene in the best exposure,not an easy light.Impressive detail in the large version too and natural colors,i like it!Have a nice Sunday and thanks,Luciano.
ourania (27096) 2014-08-10 3:55
an effective presentation of this alley of Jubilee Park, it looks luscious and the trees are extremely tall. You chose a good perspective and included much information in a quiet way. You kept a discreet distance from the people, who look a little bored, perhaps. The natural colours and the atmosphere are very relaxing. I like very much the workshop picture, its composition and colours, as well as the play of light juxtaposed to the melancholic mood. Congratulations and thank you!
All the best, have a lovely day,
williewhistler (12729) 2014-08-10 4:42
such a nicely composed scene with the green trees making a very pleasant setting for all of the inactivity,it`s a tranquil setting that you have conveyed perfectly.Well done,just perfect for moments reflection.
Warm regards Les.
Sergiom (55247) 2014-08-10 6:29
Une très belle scène de la vie quotidienne de cet endroit. On dirait que la vie se passe au ralenti avec ces animaux qui dorment tout en profitant de l'ombre.
emka (73743) 2014-08-10 11:33
Hello Satya, Interesting picture, with many smaller scenes. Nice relaxed atmosphere but there are only men resting, women are probably busy working or at home. I like these goats lying on the road, it makes me missing India with all animals on the roads.
Nice also Workshop photo, I wouldn't like to be lazy sitting and someone working hard to move around. But on the other hand, it is the way of earning some money for living.
WArm regrads MAlgo
abmdsudi (40156) 2014-08-11 3:14
An interesting narrative to accompany this image, great way and pleasure to ride through surrounded by good saturation in the greens and colour shades make this an eye catching shot. I love those lush trees!!! on both flanks, a beautifully composed shot with the pov stretching into far end where people add the visual interest. Well done, TFS
Cricri (101805) 2014-08-11 10:03
Belle scène de vie, une rue calme et qui semble bien agréable même les animaux se sente bien là :-), belle version en WS
Miguel82 (20888) 2014-08-12 10:19
People chill out in that tree filled park of Jaipalguri Sathya, tek trees are planted on the right side of the picture, goats, an ice cream seller and fellows with their motorbike are the main elements I note, all the best, regards