"It is considered good luck to release a sky lantern, and many Thais believe they are symbolic of problems and worries floating away."
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marabu61 (8145) 2012-07-16 13:39
Lovely photo with lots of atmosphere. Well captured at exactly the right moment when the lantern is taking of. Great how the people are looking up at the lantern, thus drawing the eye of the onlooker towards it.
brAlm (1162) 2012-07-16 14:03
nice picture of a moment shared between two lovers ...
batalay (35369) 2012-07-16 19:15
I am writing this critique on an iPhone. Later I will look at your other photos and offer more comprehensive critiques with my computer. I did not want to lose this superb photo. The composition, light management, exotic subject have all collaborated to make this a first rate photo.
ACL1978 (7467) 2012-07-17 7:12
Maria, I didn't want to let this shot sit with so few comments. You've captured this moment beautifully - I can't say enough about the way you've composed this shot, and how every element draws the eye to that perfect glow in the lantern. Stunning lighting, even if the figures are a bit dark that's a choice more than anything else, and one that works. Fantastic photo.
GREGG (7888) 2012-07-17 10:26
fajnie uchwycona scenka na plaży Tajlandii -
SUPER "Latarenka" - może problemy odfruną :)
Silvio1953 (120652) 2012-12-02 5:47
Ciao Maria, romantic composition with fantastic beach, nice scene, excellent perspective, splendid light and wonderful warm colors, very well done, my friend, have a good Sunday, ciao Silvio
jemaflor (83757) 2012-12-02 9:05
Exposure is well managed, interesting result with this colourful light, original view for a beach.
bayno (18342) 2012-12-07 7:18
beautiful scene...so romantic and well composed, excellent quality and nice diagonal...
eldancer1 (27203) 2012-12-08 15:45
Wow! I've never seen a sky latern better and this so big! Nicely captured with good lighting and dof with nice details. Love the late afternoon sky as background. Well done, tfs.
KristinsCamera (2373) 2013-07-31 20:59
A nice romantic capture, perhaps even a little bit hopeful. A few weeks ago, in my neighborhood, we released one of these wish balloons in celebration of a house that had just turned 100 years old. Who knows what wishes went up to the sky that night? Just as we don't know what wishes went off into the sunset for these two... but given the romantic setting, we can perhaps guess ... :)
A nice moment you have shared, thank you ~
- Copyright: Maria Wyszomirska (mariposa) (786)
- Genre: People
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2012-01-18
- Categories: Festivals
- Camera: Panasonic DMC FT10
- Exposure: f/3.5, 1/60 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2012-07-16 13:21
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