August 6, 2010

Rajasthan, India

Photograph by April Maciborka

This Month in Photo of the Day: Photos From the 2009 International Photo Contest

"This portrait was taken in a city called Bundi in Rajasthan, India. This man shone in the setting sun, his skin glistening, his eyes vibrant and his turban matching the color of the old painted wall behind him. I just couldn't let the photographic opportunity pass me by."—April Maciborka

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Heena Yadav
Heena Yadav


Can this painting be used for creating paintings?

shijo peter
shijo peter

what a beauty of this picture......superb...

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