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A Farmer
* 2006-02-06 15:28 oochappan

A Farmer


And strolling around on the country side I landed next to a farmer sitting in the shade of a big old tree at the center of the village of Poyakarripatti.

Chatting he invited me to sit down a little bit lower then him. I liked our little conspiracy in proudness and joy of our encountering and took a photo as an homage to him.

His name was Karupayan, meaning black and as they say in Tamil Nadu, black is beautiful ... கறுப்பு அலகன.

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Sabine Stetson05-Oct-2007 03:25
you are a master of photography....thank for sharing
all your pictures with us...opening the view to a
different world...
Paul James18-Aug-2006 00:04
Another favorite of mine - Bravo for a stunning & telling image with lots of character and strong contrasts.

Guest 21-Apr-2006 02:35
top notch quality.. powerful emotion
carol j. phipps15-Apr-2006 21:16
GMV! This is an excellent, moving portrait.