like the light & shed effect over Goddess Durga's face...Share this shot...Hope U like it :)
This is the clay idol of Goddess Durga...I took this snap at Kumortuli,Kolkata...Durga Puja is the famous festival of Bengali,which is held in the month of October.I am also a Bengali Guy :)
Kumortuli (also spelt Kumartuli, or the archaic spelling Coomartolly) (Bengali: কুমোরটুলি) is a traditionally potters’ quarter in northern Kolkata (previously known as Calcutta), the capital of the east Indian state of West Bengal. By virtue of their artistic productions these potters have moved from obscurity to prominence. This Kolkata neighbourhood, not only supplies clay idols of Hindu gods and goddesses to barowari pujas in Kolkata and its neighbourhoods, but a number of idols are exported.
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Nicou (133392) 2011-08-06 9:22
fantastique compo quel détial, superbe iamge et compo ave cet éclairage sur le visage quel contraste et compo fantastique.
bravo et amitié
delpeoples (56012) 2011-08-06 17:26
A fascinating sculpture, excellent textures and plays of light. The image appears a little blurred, but that's probably due to the difficult light conditions. Thanks for sharing and I wish you a lovely evening.
axiotea (21649) 2011-08-07 0:43
For a split second, I thought you had use the fill flash, but no! love the luminosity you've captured on Maa Durga's face. A fine representation of the Idol, with plenty details to look at! oh! I've just noticed Shiva's face in BG ;)
Budapestman (82620) 2011-08-07 1:44
a very nice detail with attractive composition, I like the soft lights and the decorative details, Tfs! Have a nice Sunday! Kellemes Vasárnapot kívánok!
dip (23888) 2011-08-07 19:15
interesting shot,nice capture of light and shadows on the sculpture,well done!
danyy (0) 2011-08-07 22:23
Les jeux d'ombres donnent beaucoup de relief ici, c'est bien de na pas avoir utilisé un flash par exemple. Cela manque juste un peu de netteté.
My best regards.
jhm (146590) 2011-08-08 2:32
Splendid sculpture work together a nice detailed picture.
Excellent composition, lovely presentation too.
Very well done, TFS.
danos (92568) 2011-08-08 2:58
one more nice face of Goddess Durga,with the details to are so well captured as presented too.The vertical format enhance the frame.
janusz2054 (2) 2011-08-08 7:08
Lovely presentation of sculpture Goddess Durga.
This is an amazing shot of this art work.
sacimar (26205) 2011-08-08 8:26
good image of this face, I like this sculpture work, nice details and light management, well seen,
Charo (51210) 2011-08-08 10:07
I think the image has some noise, but I think the light was a little difficult.
Good presentation of this goddess with excellent light and detail.
Cricri (113593) 2011-08-09 9:58
Le bon moment capturer avec la lumière sur le visage de la déesse aux long cheveux bouclé, intéressante note et image
Fis2 (92139) 2011-08-12 13:49
A very curious detail.
Interesting colors and light.
Have a nice weekend
dkmurphys (54465) 2011-08-13 1:58
Beautiful detail. I like the warm light that cleans a little bit the mystery of the statue. Good catch, have a nice day.
jmdias (59976) 2011-08-14 3:06
very beautiful artwork and perfect light to show it in precious details. very nice job.
kiks (11785) 2011-08-21 10:21
Beautiful light on this sculpture. You catch it in a extremly good quality allowing us to see the details.
nobuikehonda (3848) 2011-08-30 5:50
Very intriguingly sculptured surface. A very fascinating lighting. I love the play of light and shadow. Natural rendition of the color is very pleasant to see. Very dramatically presented image has its own life. I like the image very much.
Very best wishes, Prasun
Selmik (3299) 2011-08-30 19:56
very fine composition with many clear details and nice lights and shadows around the face.
Juntas (7960) 2011-09-05 2:14
Hi Prasun. The light was very well captured here. Strong details, good sharpness and beautiful colors. A fine job well done.
Have a nice day.
janneman (2726) 2011-11-13 4:03
The light is magical!!
kennyblack (4207) 2011-12-24 8:23
Hi Prasun, very interesting sculpture fine captured with good light and shadows manage.Nice the head in the middle with golden light.
Greetings, regards, Marino
bornav (486) 2012-01-18 20:12
Great use of light and shaddows, well composed portrait.