The metal worker Gypsies that are found all over the country. They travel from place to place fashioning sickles, making small metal implements like axe heads, chains for cattle and what not.
Here this girls father has gone to get some coal to fire the kiln from a nearby village...she sits impatiently waiting for his return....in the shade provided by a parked truck..
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brianreisinger (107) 2006-03-19 2:32
Beautiful contrast and a really interesting composition. Nice work.
muratd (4978) 2006-03-19 3:32
Hello Vijay. This is very good compo and looking. So you have good pic. Thanks.
Cuba-Junky (2817) 2006-03-19 5:27
Great composition and choice of black and white
Her face shows she has a lot on her mind ...
vladimirum (69) 2006-03-19 13:31
Very crisp and focused. The selection of B&W mode was also not a bad choice. At the same time I would like to see the women's elbow.
arnabchat (7233) 2006-03-20 1:28
HI Vijay, it is all in the looks and her gesture that makes this shot so special. good contrasts.
bboss (3578) 2006-03-20 18:44
I like this shot. The truck gives some interesting shapes and textures in the back, and teh woman has a captivating look.
Mansi (543) 2006-03-21 6:15
beautiful b/w tones! nice capture :)
- Copyright: Vijay Parmar (ttmountainman) (2279)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Black & White
- Date Taken: 2006-03-17
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Panasonic Lumix DMC-FZ30
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Play of Shades [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2006-03-19 2:20