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வர்ணம் அடித்தல்
09-JAN-2012 oochappan ©®

வர்ணம் அடித்தல்

Madurai


Kanyapillaipatti - countryside

White wash ...
Along the Dravidian tradition all houses will be painted for Pongal, the festival of the Harvest.
Painting blue is called white wash cause pure white is dull,
even the white laundry is rinsed with blue.
His blue paint will turn out a lot lighter when it dries up.

Canon EOS 5D Mark II
1/800s f/14.0 at 35.0mm iso1600 full exif

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René Gysi18-Feb-2012 18:11
Great blue and expressive. V