I had posted an image of these women working in the field. When they noticed I was taking pictures, they were ready to pose for me. It was a nice break for them from hard work. First, they thought I was from a press and a bit hesitant. They were very happy when I gave 500 rupees to split among them. They deserve something for working hard in the hot sun.
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jacquest (18927) 2011-08-21 4:51
Certainly a nice break for these working women posing in a coloful way. You have captured their expressions very well in a nice daily life scene.
Have a nice Sinday
ikeharel (72887) 2011-08-21 5:14
You got smiles for you nice gesture, Lakshi, and you made some ladies happy when you shown interest in them.
They stood posing for you, heads turned in same way...
A fantastic take, on the green field and palms, well done.
dale54 (8114) 2011-08-21 5:22
LAKSHMI GOOD COLORFULL SHOT&THE LADIES LOOK HAPPY,GOOD WORK!
Sergiom (81765) 2011-08-21 5:51
En effet un petit arrêt pour le photographe, de très beaux sourires et des robes aux couleurs riches et lumineuses. Un très beau cadrage.
Nicou (144264) 2011-08-21 6:01
Mangigique compo superbe quelle sourrire ces dames superbe dans ce beau vert avec le palmiers, fantastique compo.
Bravo et amitié
Silvio1953 (145605) 2011-08-21 6:37
Ciao Lakshmo, lovely multiple portraiy of smilimg women, nice scene, excellent clarity and splendid colors, very well done my friend, have a good Sunday, ciao Silvio
jmdias (65105) 2011-08-21 8:40
very beautiful these workwomen, I liked the contrst betweem them and their colored clothes and the green field around. nice framing and light, sharpness is not so special how your previous works, but this doesn't spoil your work.
baddori (20151) 2011-08-21 10:05
Coltivazione forse di Riso o cereali ?
Una foto simpatico ..e contadine in una regione in forte espansione tecnologica.
Nuovo e moderno nella prossima nazione leader al mondo .
prasun984 (5590) 2011-08-21 10:47
nice composition in the green paddy land with the working ladies...like their delightful expression...
Good exposure controlled with nice light management...nice color tone & sharpness...
Very good shot with nice information...
rodgerg (55767) 2011-08-21 11:00
A very sympatic rural shot with good framing nad POV. The position of the differents ladies give rythm nad dynamism to the image. Attitudes and expression of the peoples well collected.
Have a nice week,
Budapestman (82620) 2011-08-21 12:12
a beautiful daily life photo with very nice details,
the coilours and lights are splendid,
a superb impression,
Tfs! Have a nice evening! Kellemes estét kívánok!
Fis2 (99686) 2011-08-21 12:24
I like this daily life shot.
Good reportorial photo.
paololg (31448) 2011-08-21 12:43
Ciao dear Lakshmi,
I really appreciate this kind of picture, spontaneous and natural, that testify the hard life of simple people, but true. You have captured a beautiful smile for all of us, a friendly smile and sincere. Excellent work, dear friend!
Ciao, have a nice week!
mauro61 (52857) 2011-08-21 12:48
immagine ben colta nella verde campagna con le donne al lavoro con i loro costumi colorati e qualche sorriso sui volti,
eldancer1 (36343) 2011-08-21 14:08
Very nice documentation of the daily life of ordinary people and it was very nice of you to give money. This scene reminds my of my old hometown in the Philippines. Great pov and dof with sharp details. Wonderful colors. Well done, tfs.
pajaran (61856) 2011-08-21 14:46
Radovi na polju su poceli, nema odmora, lepa fotografija.
Dobar snimak i tekst.
Imajte lep dan.
Works in the field began, no rest, beautiful photos.
Good video and text.
Have a nice day.
All the best.
jlbrthnn (76037) 2011-08-22 1:13
It is a good idea to honor these brave women, that work so hard, with self-abnegation. The group portrait very well consists. The light and the colors are excellent. A little of neatness is missing. Bravo.
Have a nice day
geoant68 (331) 2011-08-22 3:35
happy snapshot with the five women to look at your lens so cute,making a break from their work.A lovely reportage shot fro the fields of Sholingar.
siolaw (38292) 2011-08-23 3:47
Nice scene and surroundings, with beautiful light and colours. You can sharpen some more I think... i done a WS and difference is visible... from the original RAW file you can adjust sharpness better than what i have done!
cornejo (43533) 2011-08-23 8:06
Hi Lakshmi, very good picture of this group of women workers, a picture that Embelleze with the smile of these beautiful people, very well composed and performed with good quality, good and beautiful work, congratulations. Good afternoon and happy week, thanks for sharing.
abmdsudi (55132) 2011-08-23 22:06
Good balance compo of rural scene, a strong image of interesting characters
that demand attention in lovely setting and vibrant colors. Love their positive body
language – smiles, you have established good connection being the strongest element
of this picture. Nevertheless I feel it can benefit with a little more sharpness. Great shot
josepmarin (58359) 2011-08-29 3:55
This scene is very happy and funny, I like the attitude of these women who stop their work in the field in order to pose for the photographer, with a lot of sharm and spontaneity.
Their clothes of vivid colors create a nice contrast with the green tones of the grass, in a luminous and attractive composition.
batalay (39129) 2011-09-22 3:20
Another lovely shot from Tamil Nadu. You were gracious to give them the time and the money. On the hot day of June 10 (actually that's my birthday), you also gave them a respite from the back breaking farm work. Working in a straight line, they seem to have just stood up and smiled!
nikkitta (17066) 2011-10-02 19:38
Very beautiful photo, people is such an interesting subject and I noticed that in India people smiles when noticing the photo
And these women are happy to rest some moments, to look at your camera and to have some extra money
Congrats, well done tfs
I also love chapatis and in Buenos Aires are some good Indian restaurants
kennyblack (4207) 2011-10-09 7:41
Thanks Lakshmi for your images that show us the daily life of ordinary people because of you come down to us making us understand that despite the difficulties of life ... smile with an expression of hope and a better future. You picked a fine time in a beautiful image.
A greetings and good Sunday. ... Marino
Noel_Byrne (31666) 2013-03-05 11:50
What a beautiful note to accompany a beautiful image. I am no good at capturing people like this, as I find most spot the camera and instantly turn away. Its so pleasing that these women were happy to pose for you to allow you to create such a colourful and beautiful scene. That it is so obviously in their workplace makes it even more special as a daily life capture.
Many thanks for sharing