From my archives. I took this photo of these girls in Srinagar, Kashmir in 1980. We were visiting a craftsman in the back canals of the Kashmiri capital and these girls were curiously & happily leaning out of the window - a great shot. It is rather sobering to realise that they would all now be aged over 40.
The original photo was taken on Kodakchrome using a Pentax K-1000 camera. Picture is now digitised. Hope you find this image from the past interesting.
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fabbs99 (16739) 2012-12-14 2:35
Thanks for your comments on my photograph.I like this shot of yours very much for the expressions on the faces of the children.Excellent sharpness and lighting.The DOF, saturation and exposure were managed perfectly. Great work! TFS.Keep sharing.
jhm (140585) 2012-12-14 2:57
A wonderful picture through scanning an old picture.
These girls are now perhaps also all mother, 30 year ago!
Excellent portrait picture.
Sharpness and clarity are very nice.
Excellent compositon, nice presentation too. TFS.
Have a nice weekend,
Juzo (4349) 2012-12-14 3:10
I spotted this form the thumbnail and thought is had something...not only a nice portrait, but the vintage of this, film really does hold up better still. The colours and details are rich.
holmertz (42235) 2012-12-14 3:12
The girls are just as cute more than 30 years later. I wonder what happened to them in all those years. I appreciate that you have scanned this charming old picture and show it to us. The sharpness is quite good for a scan and it seems to have kept the original colours very well. The typical details of a Srinagar house are part of the charm.
bayno (18342) 2013-01-05 11:20
So nice gallery Neil i make a bit fatigue to chose one...for this one i have a particolar attraction...
wonderful taken and nice processing!!!
BennyV (13848) 2013-04-17 6:19
An oldie, but worth the ressucitation. Scan quality is OK as well. Time flies and sometimes it stands still. Great picture. Thanks for sharing it.