This is the TAj Mahal from accross the river, added a grad tobacco to darken the bright sky .
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sandpiper (6788) 2005-06-25 7:14
Great shot and a different perspective of this popular subject. I think you have captured a completly differnt angle here and the camel in the foreground adds a lot of interest. Well done.
joeydrops (2659) 2005-06-25 7:28
Very nice photo Anamitra. A good shot of the Taj Mahal. The colours and lighting are really nice. I like the camel and how there is a little bit of light cast on it giving it a slight glow. Camels are such beautiful animals. Nice composition. Well done!
banyanman (7789) 2005-06-25 7:39
A very good composition Anamitra. It is always hard to find something that makes your picture stand out from the millions of others that have been taken of the Taj Mahal, but you have done well with this position. Next time I shall ignore the usual POVs and go over the river. The colour you have added to the sky is very effective for this shot. At first glance the picture looks tilted, but I think that is an optical illusion. Cheers . . .David
Albrecht (11281) 2005-06-25 10:57
You have made a good composition and the sky changes the atmosphere totaly. Well done, regards Albrecht
MaJose (427) 2005-06-25 11:17
Good picture and very well processing with filter. Well done.
Cruize (0) 2005-06-26 6:21
Good choice to go with the Tobacco Grad filter Anamitra...you have turned "just another photo" of the Taj into something quite special.
agussaptono (198) 2005-06-26 11:12
great and creative shoot of nice object. The composition very good too.
marieaude (1196) 2005-07-19 10:44
hello, very nice view of the Taj. I like the boy too with the camel, it adds a good touch to the photo. Well done. Thanks
amol (952) 2005-07-20 3:25
you know why this photo is amazing... because it captures Taj, the symbol of India, against the Tricolour Indian flag... the orange in the sky, the white in the Taj and the green down there... beautiful composition... I have posted a workshop... I hope you like it...
summersun (4978) 2005-07-20 7:10
wonderful view of the very little know side of the Taj Mahal. I like this kid and camel watching the monument, and the color of the sky.
benkrut (2407) 2005-08-26 11:49
Not too many people decide to go around, cross the river and admire Taj Mahal from a different perspective - just look for the crowds visible on the wall. Your composition of TM, Yamuna and the boy on the camel is very unique. Adding the colour to the sky you made the picture even more spectacular.
I like very much one of the previous comments, that this picture "captures Taj, the symbol of India, against the Tricolour Indian flag... the orange in the sky, the white in the Taj and the green down there... "
Great photo Anamitra!
perryhooter (2424) 2005-09-11 19:43
Well done , the extra color adds a warm ambiance to the scene.
gautamg (49) 2006-05-19 5:24
brilliant picture.. dada
mishreyee (0) 2006-05-24 0:20
What a spendid view of Taj!!! How could you capture such great colours in background of Taj? Your photo reminds me of Indian flag... almost the same colour shade....thank you very much for sharing it to TE.
nivas37 (662) 2006-07-17 16:06
LUCKY YOU!!! What a scene of the Taj!
When I chanced upon the thumbnail, it looked like the tri-colors of the Indian Flag...
This is an excellent image... so good, that its going on my favorites list.
Rgds / Nivas
Chelista (9) 2007-06-08 15:53
excelent picture, the colours and the camel made a perfect combination and they complet description of India.
papiyasourav (54) 2007-07-11 10:28
Great photo from unusual angle.Camel and the boy is indeed an interesting addition.However, I do appreciate the use of tobacco filter. Thanks for sharing.
noborders (1010) 2008-01-05 10:56
You found the perfect subjects to pose in front of the Taj Mahal, the child on top of the camel in silhouette works great ! Compliments,
claudeD (35119) 2008-01-06 10:08
I found a very good image of this well kown Taj Mahal.You have realized an excellent composition by integrating this boy on that animal.Well done.
Wit regards from little Luxembourg
gigiotta (453) 2008-01-12 4:57
Colours, light, composition, subject. Everything is perfect in this shot. Congratulation, Donatella
pcp (3394) 2008-01-15 6:24
WOW, BEautiful shot... i don't have words to explain.. amazing.
jplebrun (21208) 2008-01-18 15:52
wow tout simplement merveilleux, superbe composition très bien réussi.
scalerman (26900) 2008-02-21 8:01
Anamitra: I love the tobacco filter here and it's a classic composition - perhaps a lower POV would've have kept the boy's head away from the background architecture. just a thought. still nice stuff. regards, c
mark_mk (266) 2008-03-29 10:21
this is a perfect shot! Excellent composed, there is so much detail in your picture. The boy on the camel, the great looking sky, of course the Taj Mahal, the reflections of the Taj Mahal in the water. Absolut perfect work, there`s nothing more to say about this picture. Many, many thanks for sharing.
piemei (1384) 2008-05-02 3:04
amazing picture..nice angle..great shot
best regards from portugal
meyyappan_rmp (135) 2008-07-04 3:08
nice composition. this frame also has got the tricolors India's flag.
abulafia (4900) 2008-07-30 0:30
This is a fresh new angle on the Taj Anamitre.
Love the boy on the Camel sitting there enjoying the view as well.
fjufju (335) 2008-10-10 4:41
the filter gives to the picture very mystical mood. great composition.
ManuMay (36083) 2008-10-22 9:26
A great one!!
Wonderful view, a different look, very well done, it is a good idea to add a tobacco grad filter, your point of view is superb.
Really well done.
vbourrut (32478) 2008-10-27 4:03
Very creative work ! I see you used a tobacco filter here, that was a good idea !
fserajian (2295) 2009-06-15 10:49
Nice composition, gentle sunset feel.... well taken and framed too. TFS
- Copyright: Anamitra Chakladar (achakladar) (786)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2005-04-00
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Canon EOS 20D, Canon EOS 17-85 EF-S, SanDisk Ultra II, 125 S Tobacco
- Exposure: f/8, 1 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Theme(s): Tajmahal [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2005-06-25 7:09
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