Rumah Adat is the Indonesian word for traditional house. This is a traditional Sumbanese house - fairly simple and basic. The inside consists mainly of a fire place in the center and around that are the sleeping places. I took this picture in a far off village, without electricity etc. It was an interesting experience.
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bracasha75 (24573) 2007-02-03 5:43
Greath work here
Perfect day time and greath comp.
lilimih33 (9918) 2007-02-03 6:42
Very intersting house! Beautiful colours and sharpness! Good perspective!
yanm (1485) 2007-02-03 10:24
menarik. aku sendiri malah belum tahu. btw atap yang disudut kiri sebaiknya di clone stamp
pablominto (53744) 2007-02-03 11:08
Seems to be quite a big house, with an interesting design!
Well framed and many interesting details to explore...
Good light gives attractive colours!
andy_yoes (275) 2007-02-03 12:00
Rumah yang damai.....
SamB (1948) 2007-02-03 21:15
This is an interesting and informative piece in well-handled light. The little bit of the tree visible in the top left corner is distracting though.
tigra (2968) 2007-02-04 3:23
Nice capture, colorful and sharp.
eversmile (11634) 2007-02-04 12:28
Very good shot, with a dynamic composition. It's amazing how different are the "rumah adat", from one island to another. It is not the same on Alor and it is different from both Alor or Sumba, on Timor...
Bright colors which give a good mood to this sober shot. Maybe you could crop the little piece of roof at the left corner up and forget the frame to keep your picture in a larger size. But good photo anyway...
John_F_Kennedy (42412) 2007-02-13 6:12
Great angle of view, fine composition and colour. Well done!