We met this girl in a Bishnoi village about 60km outside of Jodhpur. She is 16 and has lived in the village all her life. This was taken in the morning - she goes to school in the afternoon. This girl and her family were extremely friendly and hospitable (typical of Bishnoi people).
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gmg (4202) 2007-02-21 16:51
Nice portrait, with a good expression and great light
Very well done
ruisc_pt (10892) 2007-02-21 17:00
Hi Anthony. You have all the tones here. Perfect metering for this lite.
I Like it..really. Great expression.
thaprem (2558) 2007-02-21 21:53
Nice view of the girl..THe lighting seesm to be typical of yours..Exposing the dark & lighter aspect of the girl...
A staying moment...
TravelerNL (3011) 2007-02-22 4:55
I like this portrait. It is a fairly simple compo, has good colors and she looks straight in the lens.
However there is no spontanious smile when she sees the camera and the wall seems a bit over exposed. I like the contrast between the light and the dark though.
rajiv_077 (1412) 2007-02-23 0:27
Again thanks for visit my country.. Very good composition, good lighting and colours, and the most is girl's expression, Just see her eyes...... Great picture.
thanks for sharing India's pictures.
fallan (1860) 2007-03-31 9:28
Nice portrait. Like the use of the wall and available light. This is an underappreciated photo.
vj4000 (90) 2014-01-12 9:48
Remarkable portrait and great use of the direction and quality of light. The sharpness and colors are outstanding. Although posed yet she seems very casual and at ease in the presence of your camera. It seems that you connected very well with the subject. Congratulations.
- Copyright: Anthony Begovic (anthonyb) (1209)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-01-00
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Canon EOS 1D Mark II N, Canon EF 24-70 f/2.8L USM, RAW, Skylight 1B
- Exposure: f/2.8, 1/200 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Under Appreciated Photos [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2007-02-21 16:42