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the colours of Holi........

By sawsengee  
Holi festival in Rishikesh 10 March 2020, 9 days before the lockdown.......the mad splash of colours around India to celebrate the Holi Festival. This was my companion of the day & his visual result of colour smears from the enthusiastic public .......you can imagine my condition and the smear of powder dust on my camera!! V1 is another view of another "casualty" of the event, all for the fun and joy of it.
THANK YOU very much everyone for the UAs, votes & pleasant comments......very much appreciated & I am sure my friend Harith will be overwhelmed when I tell him epz response to his image! GrinGrinGrin

Tags: Photo journalism Street portrait Natural light portrait Holi festival Rishikesh Photo journalism people facial paint works

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8 May 2020 8:37AM
Great portrait
viscostatic 15 50 11 United Kingdom
8 May 2020 8:40AM
Beautiful light as well as great colours Sawsengee, especially in the lead image. It looks like good fun as well as having religious significance.

Phil.
Alfie_P Plus
14 927 2 United Kingdom
8 May 2020 9:46AM
Wonderful portrait and image.
8 May 2020 10:08AM
Fabulous,ee. I wish I had been there to take pictures.
I wish I could be anywhere taking pictures.

JohnSmile
richmowil Plus
12 465 2 England
8 May 2020 10:18AM
Excellent portrait!!
gconant Plus
10 31 1 United States
8 May 2020 12:34PM
A beautiful portrait.

Glenn
TrevBatWCC Plus
13 13 19 England
8 May 2020 12:57PM
Two wonderful and very colourful portraits, Sawsengee 😃👍
Trev 😀
dudler Plus
18 1.7k 1884 England
8 May 2020 1:20PM
The colours in the lead are wonderful: looking like makeup, rather than something random.
chase Plus
16 2.3k 589 England
8 May 2020 2:04PM
Amazing colours, it's a wonder he doesn't get it in his eyes, might take a few doses of make up remover to get that lot off !!
dimalexa 4 5 Greece
8 May 2020 9:04PM
Wonderful colors to these excellent portraits!
Dimitris
Chinga Plus
11 3 2 United Kingdom
8 May 2020 9:35PM
Colourful !! A festival I have been lucky to attend in India... Splendid images Sawsengee ...
Isabel GrinGrin
22 Feb 2021 2:56AM
Fabulous EE ...a work of art
Cheers Walt

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