The Public Office building in the south of Pudukottai is a wide two-storied structure of exposed brick, pointed neatly with arched gothic windows and spiral staircases. The building was the palace of the king of Pudukottai. It is now occupied by the office of the revenue divisional officer and the civil courts along with several departments of district administration.
These buildings are of red brick uncovered by mortar and belong to a style popularised by Robert Chisholm and vaguely called ‘Indo-Saracenic’.
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korbee (6615) 2012-06-19 5:24
Looks like a railwaystation,a good example of the old britisch Indian colonial building style,Ive see lots of it in Bombay and calcutta,love it!
jmdias (50365) 2012-06-19 7:21
beautiful architecture, the style is a mix of many styles and the whole thing is nice. I liked the colors and the contrast with the greyish mood. the presence of this boy is very nice here.
maria-v1981 (10420) 2012-06-19 7:23
Wonderful pov, framing and sharpness. I liked the curious shapes of this architecture. The children who pozes graceful is highlight.
lakshmip1949 (19110) 2012-06-19 7:33
A nice angle of view with sharpness and red colors. Beautiful architecture. I like the little boy in the foreground.
eldancer1 (23116) 2012-06-19 8:51
Beautiful architecture! Nicely captured with good pov and dof with sharp details. Good lighting control and wonderful colors. WEll done, tfs.
mohammad_H (8132) 2012-06-19 9:36
نمایش زیبا از این معماری بینظیر
کنتراست بسیار خوب .نور مناسب
شب خوبی را ارزو میکنم
View the beautiful architecture of this unique
Very good contrast. Proper light
I wish good night
rychem (16500) 2012-06-19 10:41
Beautiful architecture, excellent sharpness and light management, well composed
marina7 (8029) 2012-06-19 12:15
a very colorful photo, the red of the building is a sure eye-catcher here. Lovely architecture too. Those office clerks must be happy to work in such a beautiful palace:)
Good sharpness and clarity, nice shot.
PecoBud (3824) 2012-06-19 12:37
Beautifully crisp, clear and full of wondrous action. I love the young boy posing for us; he has the stance of an island warrior. Excellent color saturation and superb light management and all with stunning clarity. I love your POV here Miguel, very professional look, great job!!
TFS..........Your Friend from California.......Buddy
ayferaldanmaz (1085) 2012-06-19 14:29
fabulous shot of The Public Office building. great pov with fantastic light, colors and sharpess. magnificent composition with that naughty boy :) awesome photo job, i love it a lot.
bukitgolfb301 (33746) 2012-06-19 21:21
Hi dear Miguel
Sorry for my late reaction.
Simple but very impressive architecture image, with great tatseful red color touch. Best proportion you get, clear and sharp shot as usual. A little boy in fron is a very good accesaary. Thanks for your sharing, and have a good day, Best regards,
Takero from Tokyo just hit by a big typhoon
mirosu (10942) 2012-06-20 2:48
Great color of this building and the way they recede draws the eye into the image. Excellent contrast to the FG and BG. I like the great composition, excellent light and the small boy in FG, making this image very lively.Perfect POV-DOF. Well done Miguel.
ikeharel (48388) 2012-06-20 3:29
Fabulous red-bricks edifice, impressive with the many white turrets.
Taken under perfect light conditions, to contrast well the colors.
Movement of bikers and people there gave extra vivid scale.
jhm (131876) 2012-06-20 3:56
You shows us the Public Office building on a very nice way.
Excellent perspective and depth image.
Sharpness and clarity are of high quality.
Very well done, TFS.
Have a nice day,
bayno (18340) 2012-06-20 6:53
interesting architecture, the colors are very beautiful and perfect framing, with the child in the right place, very good sharp and depth...nice job...
have a good day...
ChrisJ (93442) 2012-06-20 7:02
Superb warm cold colour contrasts between the red palace & the blue sky with good sharpness & excellent inclusion of the people to add scale. Nice graphism and the fg boy adds depth. Good repetition of patterns & shapes in the architecture. Tfs!
adramad (33600) 2012-06-20 8:10
A fascinating picture with this building as attractive and different, just in India you can find these original architectures, I like the POV that you've made showing two of its facades, perfect verticality of the towers. I like the nice touch of the child in the foreground.
Very good management of the brightness and sharpness, color is perfect, and the red of the building gives a significant impact to the image. Well done.
Have a great evening.
TopGeo (38128) 2012-06-20 10:46
Hello Miguel! Beautiful colors very dynamic. I like your POV which make the palace bigest. The contrasts of the shadows are excellent. But the POV is good and the atmosphere is pleasant Very good framing ,too Congratulations
aliabazari (10530) 2012-06-22 7:04
Architecture, de belles couleurs et un excellent éclairage. Bravo
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adores (32712) 2012-06-28 17:42
A really nice red buiding! The colour and the architecture really catch our eye and the little boy trying to get your attention is just perfect! Good capture!
Noel_Byrne (17301) 2013-07-25 5:44
The more i learn of India here on TE, the more it seems that it really is a land of palaces. It even more cool that these buildings have been preserved and are still in use for the benefit of the public. Your point of view on this is perfect and its a fascinating architectural study
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