Another nameless face departing the mother of Indian Railway depots, Mumbai's Victoria Teminus...
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MiKa2000 (2432) 2005-07-01 5:53
pof, compo, light, eyes expression : EXCELLENT
Peeotr (2228) 2005-07-01 6:11
Great moment, you caught tears... The note is very important. Great work
t0mmm1 (5440) 2005-07-01 6:19
Exellent photo. And that white thing (I don't know the word) is like another barrier between her and her mother and underlines the sadness in her eyes. TFS
nerve (10231) 2005-07-01 7:25
Great shot, i love her crying eyes.. :)
Your compo. is spot on here..
Furachan (0) 2005-07-01 8:16
Caleb. I like this one even more the one with the boy. This one has such strong filmic qualities - it is a poster from a super documentary about India. Her face is beautiful, heart breakingly so (I believe she is crying too), and that window rail bisecting the frame adds a lot too.
Wonderful shot! Francis
PeterDF (421) 2005-07-01 10:23
A great photo! Really quite amazing to capture this moment. I also agree that the window rail splitting the photo really adds to this. Very well done!
banyanman (7789) 2005-07-01 11:21
A very good use of DOF, Caleb, to accentuate the eyes. The white bar and the back of her head are out of focus - so you didn't have a lot to play with - but the eyes and tears are very sharp. I like the expression on the face of the older woman in the background - I can imagine her thinking "I know what you are going through young lady". A very good capture of life in India. Cheers . . . David
entrelec (8328) 2005-07-01 13:15
Is she crying? This is one I like a lot.The white window rail is really important in the oicture.
faubry (35447) 2005-07-02 6:08
superb portrait, very wonderful expression, great work here!! bravo
oochappan (16171) 2005-07-05 11:25
Taking my time to spot those from your gallery that radiates and are very balanced to me I like this close well composed one for the convincing look of the girl nicely placed towards a suggestive bacground.
johnhopkins (866) 2006-01-01 15:58
A nice photo Caleb. The tearful eyes really capture the attention, but the bangles and colourful arm are important parts of the composition.
- Copyright: Caleb Colman (scalerman) (26900)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2005-04-00
- Categories: Daily Life, Transportation
- Camera: Canon 20D, Canon 24-70mm f/2.8L US, RAW
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2005-07-01 5:36
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