"Pimai Lao" is a new year festival and so busy and happy fstival in Louanghabang. Three beautiful ladies are selected as "Miss" and "Semi-Miss" She was "Semi-Miss" before procession.
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batalay (40385) 2013-03-03 14:50
The blurred background is ideal to accentuate the lovely young Laotian beauty in this photo from four years ago. The colors are wonderful, as is the gaze of the young woman.
mesutilgim (97474) 2013-03-03 15:42
Hello dear Takero,
Very nice capture from Laos. Good pov and good light management. Perfect focused on the main subject of the scenery.
TFS and best regards
emka (106662) 2013-03-03 23:15
Hi dear Takero,
In Laos you found also a festival! I was rather interested there in splendid architecture. Charming Lao Miss. Interesting object before her.
Romano46 (18472) 2013-03-04 2:32
i miei complimenti per questo bel ritratto che riprende un avvenimento inconsueto con una ripresa eccellente sia per l'uso intelligente che hai fatto della messa a fuoco selettiva che per l'ambientazione nella quale hai ripreso la miss.
Ottima la nitidezza e molto bella anche l'espressione della modella.
Ciao e buona giornata
bennyfunky (795) 2013-03-04 7:29
Hello Takero, wonderful portrait as usual, I like how you frame this picture and how you manage the light.
abmdsudi (57644) 2013-03-04 7:55
Pak Takero YTH
Hontōni subarashī, migoto ni furēmu to gōkana on'nanoko no eien no shotto ni haichi sa remasu. Kanojo wa totemo amaidesu! Anata wa, akaruku azayakana doresu to migoto ni kanojo o kyatchi shimashita. De miryoku-tekina aikontakuto wa,-betsu no yōso ga tsuyoidesu. Kore wa, tanoshī gazō subarashīdesu. Hijō ni yoku yatta, sore ga daisukidesu. Omedetōgozaimasu. Arigatō
marabu61 (11279) 2013-03-05 7:30
Konichiwa Takero san
Beautiful portrait of this young Laote woman with the perfect DOF to throw the background out of focus. Well framed with lots of interesting details and a wonderful dress on the girl.
have a good day
Kamilutka (8107) 2013-03-05 9:28
this is not only nice portrait but also good scene. The girls in the background create very good fond and the girl in the foreground looks even more outlined for her beauty. Interesting detail in the right corner - what is this?
The colors are beautiful and so is the light.
adores (46363) 2013-03-14 17:38
Good portrait of the Semi-Miss and the unusual sculpture in the tray!I like the focus and the atmosphere we can notice in the blurred background.
A really interesting festival, I believe!
Angshu (56760) 2013-03-25 21:56
Hello dear Takero-san
I see you bringing out your old gems from your archives! This one's 4 year old & is a charming picture! The sweet beautiful young lady in the FG and the masks balance each other well. 'Semi-Miss' rather seems an intriguing word :-). Fine work!
Best Regards from warm Mumbai
serp2000 (45828) 2017-01-14 7:22
Hello, dear Takero! I did not see this photo from Luangprabang. I really love this clever composition with a blured background. Once I was in Crown Plaza Hotel on Hainan Island where we met a lot of Misss from all countries of the world. They were prepared for a final part of The Miss World. Amazing moment when the best girls of the planet walk around you.
Best wishes! Serghei
- Copyright: Takero KAWABATA (bukitgolfb301) (45115)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2009-04-16
- Categories: Festivals
- Camera: Canon 1D Mark‡W, Canon 50 f/1.4
- Exposure: f/1.6, 1/60 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2013-03-03 13:56
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