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Quite essentially a Spitian!

Posted by
Sriram (Chennai, India) on 3 November 2009 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

Met this lady at the Kibber village which is one of highest villages in the world! We offered to drop her to the Kazaa town nearby.

NIKON D50 1/1600 second F/7.1 120 mm (35mm equiv.)

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Fabienne from Quelque part ou ailleurs, France

Superb portrait !

3 Nov 2009 7:15am

Tamara from Aarschot, Belgium

Very impressive portrait... nice details, very very well done :)

3 Nov 2009 7:36am

Rags from Plano, United States

What an interesting face. I like the image.

3 Nov 2009 7:46am

Nina from Haute Loire, France

The traces of time and weather on that face! Superb!

3 Nov 2009 7:59am

k@ from Paris, France

Another one of your TRUE shot, you don't need artifical pp, you are sincere and it's such a delight to see what you see in your pure light*
Love her wrinkled face, so beautiful and real*

3 Nov 2009 8:31am

tangy from Singapore

Intense n interesting too...

3 Nov 2009 8:36am

Ana Lúcia from Leiria, Portugal

The sharp details of his face are excellent.
This is a very expressive shot.

3 Nov 2009 8:51am

kalyanikesavan from New delhi, India

The long nose starting in the middle of her forehead shows her intelligence and her face reflects her beauty of her childhood. Good shot.

3 Nov 2009 9:09am

Linerberry from Sumner, Christchurch, New Zealand

WOW!!!! What a portrait!!! Perfect!!!

3 Nov 2009 9:21am

Julia from Athens, Greece

Beautiful portrait.

3 Nov 2009 9:29am

Vitor Martins from Lisboa, Portugal

Beautiful portrait. Great details and light.

3 Nov 2009 9:38am

Stu from Kyoto, Japan

O.M.G. what an amazing portrait Sriram! Such an impact when it came up on my screen. Magnificent work! Bravo!

3 Nov 2009 9:38am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Superb portrait..

3 Nov 2009 9:53am

m_zeinab from tehran, Iran

Thank the Comments
Interesting work
Be successful

3 Nov 2009 10:19am

Manubhai from Bangalore, India

Superb Portrait...great clarity

3 Nov 2009 10:36am

zOOm from Paris, France

A poignant portrait ! An unforgettable face.

3 Nov 2009 10:41am

Fred from Manila, Philippines

Wonderful portrait. You captured beautifully the curves and wrinkles on her face. The details are superb. Great shot sir!

3 Nov 2009 10:44am

Kiki from Ambert, France

A magnificent face engraved by the sun... very beautiful portrait !

3 Nov 2009 10:57am

Zeinab from Tehran, Iran

What a great portrait! Well done

3 Nov 2009 11:04am

mo.langel from Switzerland

Superb portrait!!!! Bravo!

3 Nov 2009 11:29am

Irene from France

Very impressive portrait. An intense face !

3 Nov 2009 11:30am

grouser from Ludlow, United Kingdom

Lovely portrait. Every line tells a story

3 Nov 2009 11:34am

christine from France

Bonjour, ce portrait est splendide, et cette femme aussi....bonne journée

3 Nov 2009 11:52am

shoti from Everywhere in the, Philippines

powerful portrait, I need not elaborate. I am enthralled.

3 Nov 2009 12:03pm

Veronelle from Lens, France

wunderfull and impressive portrait

3 Nov 2009 12:53pm

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

it is powerful, the almost-hazel eyes are intense ...this makes me want to pick up a pencil and draw...spectacular portrait

3 Nov 2009 12:57pm

Elena Kotrotsou from Drossia, Greece

Amazing portrait! Well done!

3 Nov 2009 1:06pm

Mhélène from Paris, France

Wow...what a superb portrait !

3 Nov 2009 1:12pm

eme chiquilla from córdoba, Spain

awesome portrait! how many stories in her face!

3 Nov 2009 1:30pm

Sof from Neuchâtel, Switzerland

Waoh... superb portrait

3 Nov 2009 1:37pm

MARIANA from Waterloo, Canada

BRAVO ! Outstanding portrait !

3 Nov 2009 1:49pm

Shailaja from Banglore, India

wonderful portrait!
I loved most of the portraits that you have captured! Great work!

3 Nov 2009 1:51pm

Jean Jacques from France

Magnifique portrait!
Bonjour de France,

3 Nov 2009 2:15pm

john4jack from Corvallis, Oregon, United States

Fabulous processing. Extraordinary face.

3 Nov 2009 2:47pm

Curly from South Shields, United Kingdom

Brilliant strong portrait, worth five stars.

3 Nov 2009 2:48pm

Willem from Noord-Scharwoude, Netherlands

Super portrait, well done Sriram

3 Nov 2009 3:10pm

Andre Muliana from Jakarta, Indonesia

awesome portrait...!!

3 Nov 2009 4:24pm

Calusarus from St Sorlin en Valloire, France

What a nice portrait !

3 Nov 2009 4:31pm

Steve Rice from Olympia, United States

Fabulous portrait.

3 Nov 2009 4:32pm

Shahryar from Isfahan, Iran

Superb portrait .
excellent :)

3 Nov 2009 4:37pm

Paco Díaz from Palma de Mallorca, Spain

A great portrait: lumière, couleur et expréssion formidable.

3 Nov 2009 5:08pm

yiannis krikis from thessaloniki, Greece

fantastic portrait

3 Nov 2009 6:14pm

António Pires from Lisbon, Portugal

Extraordinary portrait.

3 Nov 2009 6:39pm

Sushma from United States

So intense! Love the portrait :) Great work bro.

3 Nov 2009 6:49pm

Deena from Manassas, United States

this picture gives me chills! AMAZING!

3 Nov 2009 6:57pm

Anne from somewhere over the rainbow, France

a beautiful and so strong portrait .... you have a gift Sriram ...

3 Nov 2009 7:09pm

Levi from West Vancouver, Canada

wow! this is an excellen portrait! bravo!

3 Nov 2009 7:19pm

Kiwisa from North Shore, New Zealand

This is the type of portraiture I would love to take. Fantastic facial detail - absolutely brilliant.

3 Nov 2009 7:27pm

Jean-Luc from Juignac, France

A long life in these mountains is to read in this portrait. Congratulations Sriram.

3 Nov 2009 8:19pm

Lalena from Barcelona, Spain

Another excellent and superb portrait. Congratulations for all! Thank you for show us your colllection of portraits, we can enjoied a lot...

3 Nov 2009 8:57pm

Yvon from Orleans, France

wonderful and lovely portrait

3 Nov 2009 9:49pm

Earnest from Oklahoma, United States

Worthy of the National Geographic Magazine...

3 Nov 2009 9:58pm

Evelyne Dubos from Le Mans, France

An excellent portrait with a perfect sharpness. A great rendering of the texture of the wrinkled skin. Far from the overrated portraits of our fashion magasines where everythink is touched up...

3 Nov 2009 10:33pm

akarui from Kagoshima, Japan

Beautiful portrait of this woman living at high altitude. Your previous pictures are really nice too.

4 Nov 2009 12:02am

Ajay from Pune, India

I love this portrait for the fact that it has such clear details. Simple and humane.

4 Nov 2009 12:50am

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

Blessings to you both. What an intriguing character study of this woman. Thank you.

4 Nov 2009 3:53am

Christophe Esnard from Angoulême, France

Another one beautiful portrait. One can almost feel the weight of time passing.

4 Nov 2009 10:33am

Vilas from Mumbai, India

Hi, Sriram, your blog is fantastic. this lady is beautiful. I too visited ladakh. and got similar model for foto but it is not that impresive. But in this pic, we can count the wrinkles on her face to count the years of her age. Also, I thank you for your comments on my fotos.

4 Nov 2009 2:54pm

`Paul from Minneapolis, United States

awesome portrait, full of life and character. .well shot.

4 Nov 2009 6:50pm

Ardan from Streets of, Philippines

i love the details of this portrait! good job.

5 Nov 2009 4:41am

Farhad Zalmai from Kabul, Afghanistan

I would have mad i close up of this lady too

8 Nov 2009 10:24am

Annie from New Delhi, India

Beautiful indeed .

8 Nov 2009 11:16am

Tonka from Maribor, Slovenia

Stunning portrait!

27 Jun 2010 12:26pm