I took this snapshot at Mamallapuram. I kept on running into this school group everywhere that day. It became very amusing for them and me. So, I took a picture of them and as they did of me.
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Rinie_Hoff (9340) 2004-11-09 19:02
Hi Christina, very funny snapshot, I like all the different expressions of these boys. I like the fact that they really from a group here, all laughing and some taking picxtures of you.
agussaptono (198) 2004-11-09 19:49
It's so natural expression of the boys with camera. Very nice picture. I like it very much.
sapto - indonesia
kinginexile (2598) 2004-11-09 21:02
very funny title, Christina. Expecting a shot of you as a subject anyday, now, on TE!
Crisp group portrait, et you caught also their comraderie, with the arms. Even the one behind comes in the shot because of his spreading out.
ricopin (563) 2004-11-09 21:08
Christina, ur title is very FUN! What's more, they gave you natural bright smile.. Well done!
kaychambers (1198) 2004-11-09 21:33
Nice POV and well presented image. These kids certainly seem to have had fun with you.
verge (1241) 2004-11-10 0:10
nice shot very amusing indeed. you should have coached them so you will be sure they get better picture of you....rgds
rich (1199) 2004-11-10 3:35
A good idea and well executed. Loads of character.
bebel (7572) 2004-11-10 3:47
instantané sympathique, bien cadré et belle lumière générale. Le contact est convivial et heureux ! bravo
flydragon (0) 2004-11-10 4:11
like Rinie said
a funny picture ,o)
its all good
i like it
clodreno (0) 2004-11-10 4:22
a very funny image that does find a place on TE.
refreshing faces from mamallapuram. a place i really love.
nice image to start my day,
ydavid (294) 2004-11-10 14:56
A very amusing shot. Good colors. Nice kids.
oochappan (22043) 2004-11-10 15:08
It's indeed always fun to capture these boys when they are in group, they were tourists like you at that moment, wondering around in Mamalla.
Good colors and sharp photo Christina.
madmanscam (36) 2004-11-10 19:02
Really nice capture of innocence and notoriety in the same snap....In addition to that I like the style with which your note complements the photograph...Good Work
keep it up
alimo3 (6854) 2004-11-10 19:09
Funny picture and good title !
great,this time you made 7 portrait in one .
i think those children appreciate the new teacher.
a very happy shot.
radz (40) 2004-11-11 3:56
Title may become true oneday :),we start our travel trips like this sort of School outings only,who knows few years down they will be here with there pic ;).Nice pic.
everlasting (14111) 2004-11-11 11:21
Nice group photo Christine, very natural no one posing for you, and everyone looks as if they are having fun. I would like to see their photo of you :)
sn00zie (2384) 2004-11-12 8:51
a charming picture Christina... nice expressions.. well captured
eleparc (24063) 2004-11-12 13:50
don't you call this the sprinkler sprinkled in english??? hahaha!! they caught you for good christina! this post is refreshing and joyfull ;-)) thanks for the smile;-)
michel_r (1118) 2004-11-13 4:10
a very cheerful one Christina, which i am not surprised you took; I especially like the stand of the 3rd one. an excellent catch. thank you for this.
manny (21833) 2004-11-13 4:16
Great shot Christina...like the repetition, colors and their expressions. Can't resist a workshop. Please see it.
colinbrenchley (6427) 2004-12-31 14:41
How does it fell to be photographed! A good turn-around and a wonderful picture to add to your portfolio.
RGatward (20050) 2005-01-09 6:04
Just cuaght this after looking at the PaW theme. Good idea and nicely done, though I think I'd have cropped the hand on the right.
Malanche (109) 2005-01-12 16:45
Legal, quem sabe ai nao esta um futuro fotografo, que sera muito conhecido
retesh_gondal (173) 2005-03-02 15:26
o boy u almost took me back to school...my school uniform as exactly the the same for a second i though you have taken pic of present students from my school...but unfortunately its not...on the other hand i like the expression oof joy of children face...and they form a good team both models and photographers...ncie shot!
faubry (35373) 2005-04-06 17:10
very nice and funny shot, i like child expression faces, i know mamallapuram with sulptors
MiKa2000 (2432) 2005-04-11 5:44
Well done So INDY !
elBud (2237) 2006-04-17 16:06
hi Christina, very funny picture, great expresion on the boys faces, very good, well done!
lyblanc (102) 2006-08-08 16:39
such a funny title and a nice shot with good sharpness & colors (only the framing is a bit mysterious to me: why having cropped at the right side?) ; I read your introduction, no wonder that your fave photographers have all in common the same tenderness in their professional eye ; in this pic too, a lotta tenderness toward the human beings and the people you meet. Well done !
- Copyright: christina whitt (christina) (2040)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2004-07-14
- Categories: Daily Life, Humorous
- Camera: Canon Digital Rebel 300D
- Exposure: f/14.0, 1/320 seconds
- Photo Version: Original Version, Workshop
- Theme(s): Photographers at work II, Students from around the world [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2004-11-09 18:57
- Favorites: 1 [view]