Another famous historical gate. View through entry gate to Humayun’s Tomb.
Tomb of Humayun is the tomb of the Mughal Emperor Humayun located in East Delhi, India, close to Delhi’s Old Fort.
The tomb was commissioned by Humayun's wife Hamida Banu Begum in year 1562, and designed by Mirak Mirza Ghiyath, a Persian architect.
It was the first garden-tomb on the Indian subcontinent. It was also the first structure to use red sandstone at such a scale.
The tomb was declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in year 1993, and since then has undergone extensive restoration work, which is still underway.
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jemaflor (85968) 2014-03-12 0:02
Another good photo about this monument, interesting frame with this door and all these people with colourful clothes, good vertical and big format.
shreya2000 (1232) 2014-03-12 0:04
I like the arch shape pic. However contrast on the faces of the people is a little harsh.
pajaran (52928) 2014-03-12 1:26
Interesantan tekst o staroj grobnici sa istorijom i opisom ...
Lep pogled i trenutak sa posetiocima ...
Dobar trenutak snimka i kontrast, lepo pokazana arhitektura i trenutak sa posetiocima.
Dobar rad i kompozicija, lepo uhvacen trenutak.
Imajte lep i uspesan dan, sve najbolje.
An interesting article on the ancient tomb with a history and description of the ...
Nice view and a moment with the visitors ...
Good time recording and contrast nicely demonstrated architecture and moment with the visitors.
Good work and composition, well captured moment.
Have a nice and successful day, all the best.
Nicou (124093) 2014-03-12 2:17
quel ensemble quelle iamge tous ces eprsonnage et le cadrage avec le jue de la'rche en premier plan et cette architecture en fond le rendu sur ces édifices sueprbe compo.
Bravo et amitié
saxo042 (37588) 2014-03-12 3:15
Beautiful architecture here inside this perfect frame of the old gate. There are an abundance of colours and life here. A very interesting and enjoyable view!
snunney (85539) 2014-03-12 3:28
A well framed shot of this very lively scene complemented by the most beautiful architecture. So many things of going on to attract the viewer's attention. Rich saturated tones and very good clarity.
sandpiper (6788) 2014-03-12 4:11
another fine arch shot from your Indian adventure. A wonderful place and a lot of things to look at in this scene. Good composition.
timecapturer (49288) 2014-03-12 4:30
another amazing gate view. Like the previous one some exquisite PP work that makes it come alive and is full of astonishing detail. Irresistible!
Regards - B.
jhm (140563) 2014-03-12 5:27
We are neigbours today op TE.
You use a very nice frame with a lovely view on these entry Gate to Humayun’s Tomb.
Also the people with colourfully clothing care for a very attractive picture.
Excellent composition, nice captured.
Good presentation, TFS.
Amicalement, et bonne journée,
Sergiom (61884) 2014-03-12 5:50
J'aime beaucoup l'effet très pictural de cette composition. J'aime aussi l'effet de profondeur qu'apporte cette superbe porte. Les couleurs sont un brin trop saturées.
ikeharel (58817) 2014-03-12 8:30
Third and hope not the last of your "under the arch" series, Miro.
Yet, I find this a beautiful and an impressive shot.
Details on the facade of the monument, with its red and baige colors is an intriguing sight and well collected.
People around made this photo extra-vivid scene.
Graal (98261) 2014-03-12 8:35
interesting series with the gates in Delhi. Nice view in BG. Good perspective and composition. Effect of HDR is strong, faces are a bit red. Great trip you had.
Have a nice evening.
cornejo (32688) 2014-03-12 12:21
Hi Miro, travez very good view of the door of this interesting and beautiful scene of daily life in the beautiful monument, nicely captured by a great pov in this great and beautiful photography. Interesting picture with good sharpness, depth, light and beautiful color. Excellent and nice job perfectly done, congratulations my friend. Thanks for sharing this interesting work.
Good night and happy rest of the week.
Warm greetings from southern Spain.
jcpix (13700) 2014-03-12 18:52
I'm loving this series of arches, each one with a fresh appeal. This one having the chocolate colored frame puts a new twist on the otherwise vibrant and colorful detail we see on the other side, the contrast is superb. The couple in the middle smiling brightly sets a wonderfully pleasing atmosphere, bright and cheerful, just like the picture itself! Exquisite architecture, and it leaves me wanting to see more. Beautifully taken and presented once again. Have a great day ahead. All the best.
Subhogen (4065) 2014-03-14 12:12
I see you are hooked to the natural arched framing for the time being and why not...it adds such a fine dimension to the image, focusing the gaze of the viewer on the subject so effectively. Excellent capture of the beauty of Mughal architecture on Humayun's Tomb. Great shot, I like it a lot. Thanks for sharing.
adramad (38820) 2014-03-17 9:27
One the most splendid in Agra after the Taj Mahal ... fabulous frame, this wonderful monument here enjoyed a nice POV, with the archway, as part of the splendid facade, the presence of people with their colorful and naturally gives a good vital touch to the picture.
Magnificent as this range of vivid colors.
Great management of both the brightness and the good sharpness.
Well done. I love it.
Have a nice day.
All the best.
nikkitta (14992) 2014-03-17 14:08
Lots of time forgeting to have a look at your gallery, here a creative capture presenting the magnificent entrance at Humayum Tomb
Like the colors , semi HDR work, it seems?
Matching vertical format
Well done, congrats
subhendu_bagchi (25869) 2014-03-18 3:04
wow! It is another interesting one in your 'gate' series. I just loved these frames which you presented here in TE. Another great one with very nice depth and clarity. Like the natural framing made by the gate. Superb composition. Tfs.
tedesse (25133) 2014-03-18 3:24
Others look at life in Delhi are showing! Excellent POV, a super colors and good sharpness.
fabbs99 (16723) 2014-03-18 23:56
Superb shot of the Humayun Tomb,sharp with good details, well saturated colors and nice composition. Well done. TFS.
Cricri (107977) 2014-03-19 9:17
Tout bon cadrage de l'arche, dans l'ombre vers la lumière et les couleurs, belle et intéressant bâtiment, la personne sur la terrasse fessant signe de la main, le sourire des personnes, belle présentation
jmdias (56563) 2014-04-04 1:40
once again you used well the shapes of the gate to frame the background. I liked the view of the people and their different clothes and the marvelous details of that façade ahead. well done.
COSTANTINO (56749) 2014-06-19 2:41
wonderful arch shape
a wellframed shot of this lovely scenery
in color this photo is so impressive
that I am feeling being into it
good perspective and nice
have a nice time
- Copyright: Miro Susta (mirosu) (14926)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-02-12
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Nikon D7000, Nikkor AF-S 18-200 mm f1:3.5-5.6 DX GED
- Exposure: f/9.0, 1/100 seconds
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Architectural Details [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2014-03-11 23:48