Taken at a small Yao village north of Muang Sing near the Chinese border. The hat, the indigo shirt and red "boa" are all part of their trademark dress. It was a wonderful experience sharing some time with them there.
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allgambits (129) 2012-01-05 21:54
Great colors and expression in this picture. Good sharpness.
ifege (10367) 2012-01-05 22:00
Well spotted and captured Steve - great expression and sharpness of the subject with good colour and even the out of focus boy in the background adds to the photo.
holmertz (48944) 2012-01-06 2:57
A good title for this picture. It says exactly what it shows. You captured the twinkle in her eye perfectly. I don't really know how to interpret the look she's giving you. Some amusement I guess, maybe with a trace of boredom. "Oh well, here comes another tourist, better not make him disappointed".
prasun984 (5590) 2012-01-06 10:08
nice old age lady portrait shot...like her expression through the spectacle...also like her multicolored outfit...
good light management with nice color contrast & sharpness...
bukitgolfb301 (39646) 2012-01-07 0:57
Hi my dear Steve
Yes coming your own style shot. Perfect framework and reasonable composition. Great expression you catch. Her meaningful eye is so attractive as usual as your presentation skill.
Thanks for your sharinig with finest work and have the good frist Saturady of 2012!
Takero from sunny cold Tokyo
leo61 (0) 2012-01-08 5:14
A wonderful portrait of this woman.
I like her eye contact above her glasses with you.The boy in the distance works well for the composition.
My best wishes for 2012.
patdeph (35748) 2012-01-16 12:56
what a good and natural portrait.I love how this woman is looking at you above her glasses,and I like her activity of sewing.one more time, the clothes are splendid.
jga (1062) 2012-05-18 23:14
This porrtait is amazing too.
- Copyright: Steve Saba (stevesaba) (8163)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2011-12-31
- Categories: Daily Life
- Camera: Canon EOS 5 D Mark II, Canon EF 24-70mm F/2.8L-USM, RAW
- Exposure: f/6.3, 1/160 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-01-05 15:12