excellent... lanterns always work!...
Wow! So beautiful.. love it :)
Good one!! - Prashant, Hyd
Good one .
Love this picture.
love the angle :)
what to say dude....ur snaps rocks
With all those frequent "bijli" blackouts, may be for all those who can't afford generators, it is still something they use even in big cities?Lovely pic!
love the diagonal angle and the dark tones:)
Jitaditya - Yes, true. But it's too hard to find one these days.Seema, Bagya, TGS, Leo, Shiju,Abhishek, Megha - Thanks a lot. I am glad that you liked this photograph!
Sunil - I haven't seen it in a city for quite a while now and this is the reason I was so excited after spotting one in a village.Sourabh, TD23 - I couldn't think of a better angle while I was clicking. And as far as dark tone is concerned, it's my favorite style of processing :)
This type of lanterns were common during my childhood. Now, it is rare... though a few has re-incarnated in a modern avatar with electric bulbs!!!Needless to say, Nice Capture!!
Old times! This is Beautiful!
Nisha, Deepa: Those electric lanterns - Yes, I have seen them but they aren't as fascinating as kerosene ones. Memories can't be replaced with anything new; They are priceless. Thanks a lot for your kind words :)
Awesome! Its always an interesting subject
Good capture... Check the other look of lanturns I've captured: http://photography.nitty-witty.com/the-tree-of-lights
awesome ... very nice capture ! 'Jyot' is included in the words there on the lantern...
Kisan Jyoti..nice shot...
Beautifully captured ... Reminds me of distinct village wherein people still use these lanterns once the sun sets down ...
I think you will switch to full time photography soon ... you have a passion that will take over your career ... just the time has not yet arrived .... You are a Pro .... keep up the good work ...
Hi Anshul,Happy to nominate you for this award. Hope you like it!http://aalayamkanden.blogspot.com/2011/12/versatile-blogger-award.html
Priya - Thanks a lot for the nomination. I really appreciate it.
Hey, we're lantern-connected :))http://brajasindia.blogspot.com
terrific shot!Cheers,My Third Eye