Khalsa (A Saint Soldier) - Bhucho Khurd, India

Posted by Scott Rippee (Fresno, United States) on 8 April 2010 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

This is photo of a Khalsa (Sikh preist) outside of Gurudwara (Sikh temple, doorway to the Guru) after my friends wedding ceremony completed.

Thanks for the visit. Your comments, critiques, and suggestions are more than welcome!

Magda from Vancouver, Canada

excellent portrait! great colour and framing

8 Apr 2010 6:13am

@Magda: Thanks Magda!

kate from lincolnshire, United Kingdom

~`super portrait and that blue is so BLUE!! :) love it!!

8 Apr 2010 6:37am

Dulcie from Danville, CA, United States

A dramatic portrait...and fantastic almost unreal color ! It is electric !

8 Apr 2010 6:48am

Saeed Rasoulof from Tehran, Iran

Nice portrait :)

8 Apr 2010 6:49am

Yvon from Orleans, France

Wonderful portrait Scott

8 Apr 2010 7:03am

Nazzareno from Rome, Italy

Wonderful portrait and amazing colors....!!! I love it

8 Apr 2010 7:32am

Maeva from Tahiti, French Polynesia

wow I love this portrait !!! Wisdom in his eyes !

8 Apr 2010 8:25am

Majid from Babol, Iran

I like the colors and old man. The frame is not enough and I think you must had more space around your subject. The Bokeh of your lens is not good. If you interested in Portrait photography, it's better try a better lens.

8 Apr 2010 8:42am

danou-yepa from France

great portrait , amazing colors , a dreamy look a little lost il like !!

8 Apr 2010 9:04am

MK from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

This is good, I mean really good. well done

8 Apr 2010 9:12am

foto-rolero54 from Belgium

Photographs of good qualities, I like

8 Apr 2010 10:07am

Amanda from Jersey City, United States

Beautiful portrait! I love the emotion in his eyes--and it has fantastic color with the electric blue!

8 Apr 2010 12:51pm

Christophe from Cherbourg, France

Magnifique portrait

8 Apr 2010 3:39pm

Krunal from Mumbai, India

awesome portrait

8 Apr 2010 3:48pm

amirreza from tehran, Iran

nice portrait

8 Apr 2010 5:59pm

Alun from cheshire, United Kingdom

Fantastic image, love the blue in the image

8 Apr 2010 6:46pm

☾éline from New York City, United States

Nice portrait !

8 Apr 2010 10:20pm

Bettina from Los Angeles, United States

Nice portrait! I like the deep colors and the vignette that focuses the image so well.

9 Apr 2010 1:31am

Cory from Phoenix, United States

Great portrait. Love the selective focus and lighting for the subject. Well done.

9 Apr 2010 5:33am

Sarito from Basingstoke, United Kingdom

Great portrait.. very nicely processed..

9 Apr 2010 8:29am

✿ Anina ✿ from Auckland, New Zealand

Superb!!! I love the DOF and the bokeh is amazing!!! GREAT detail and comp.
5 stars for sure

9 Apr 2010 9:42am

Phil from Sausset les Pins, France

Nice portrait , this soldier seems so peaceful , well done , Phil.

9 Apr 2010 10:06am

JOEMULLIGAN from burnsville, nc, United States

What a beautiful image! Such a sad and wise face. Beautiful bokeh. Lovely and powerful blues.

13 Apr 2010 6:23pm

Pascale Kisilak from Paris, France

Très beau portrait

14 Apr 2010 1:24pm

Nigel from Avening, United Kingdom

Super portrait!

14 Apr 2010 6:31pm

Self-Indulgence from Chicagoland, United States

A wonderful portrait.

23 Apr 2010 6:37pm

NIKON D80
1/100 second
F/5.6
ISO 400
225 mm (35mm equiv.)

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