A kathakali dancer in pachcha (green) makeup. This dancer was performing the character of a noble king. The kathakali is a classical indian dance-drama that originated and still thrives in Kerala today.
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mmohan (744) 2012-05-15 10:46
I like the colours and sharpness in this image. The dark background makes the actor stand out, his expression seems to be one of fear. I wish he was looking at the camera, you probably have other shots showing this?
jadesgran (5369) 2012-05-15 12:37
A very colourful view of this dancer, that stands out against the dark background.
I like the tight crop and the format.Well Done!
Best Wishes Gladys.
yquem46 (38750) 2012-05-15 13:18
As a lover of India, I'm very sensitive to its culture, Kathakali and even more Baratha Natyam
A very good one here razor sharp despite the difficult light conditions
I like that
have a nice day
fabbs99 (16815) 2012-08-10 2:49
Very warm tones in th portrait of the kathakali dancer. Great emotions displayed on the face of the dance with bright colors and sharpness.Keep sharing and critiquing.