The Golden Era, India

© Akhilesh Sharma

The Golden Era, India

Kathy Radford Student 2/21/2007 3:51:43 AM

Excellent shot Akhilesh. Wonderful lighting, color, composition and POV. Kathy in NH #609062

Robert Baer 2/21/2007 6:38:37 AM

this is a beautiful image. I love the subject, your point of view and the soft colors! well done. #3971605

Kay E. Mahoney 3/22/2007 7:40:11 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4083369

The Judges at 3/22/2007 8:27:25 PM

great composition and use of the warm tones- works perfectly! #4083778

Kathy Radford 3/23/2007 2:15:28 AM

congratulations on this beautiful shot. Kathy in NH #4084855

Rakesh Syal 3/23/2007 6:18:00 AM

Congratulations on this glorious finalist!! #4086585

Tarun Bose 3/23/2007 11:12:00 AM

Big congrats Akhilesh on your outstanding finalist. #4088239

Remi Trepanier 3/23/2007 6:59:18 PM

Amazing picture! Congratulations! #4090193

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/24/2007 7:03:31 AM

Well seen! This is the difference in a "point and shoot" photographer and a skilled artist!

Beautiful colors, wonderful framing!

Congratulations on the fabulous, well deserved image!

jo ann c. #4091779

RC Fritz 3/24/2007 6:13:56 PM

Congratulations on your WINNER! #4093584

Kay E. Mahoney 3/24/2007 7:06:30 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful first place winner. #4093830

Janine Russell 3/24/2007 7:17:36 PM

Akhilesh, great tones, lighting and DOF; congratulations on your First Place Win. #4093891

Sue L. Cullumber 3/24/2007 7:37:05 PM

Akhilest - just gorgeous. Looks like a beautiful painting! Congrats! #4093992

Colleen Farrell 3/24/2007 8:43:34 PM

Gorgeous image--congratulations on your win! #4094382

VISHVAJIT JUIKAR 3/24/2007 8:48:10 PM

Heary Congrats on your Win.. #4094391

Ronald Balthazor 3/25/2007 2:25:48 AM

Congratulations on your first place win and this wonderful image, Akhilesh. #4094672

Terri L. Scribner 3/25/2007 5:42:23 AM

Congratulations on this stunning winner!! Outstanding tones and POV!! #4095149

Christopher J. Budny 3/25/2007 6:12:00 AM

A fantastic image; congratulations on your win! #4095301

Tarun Bose 3/25/2007 8:27:28 AM

Big congrats Akhilesh on your first prize winner. Hindustanio ka naam uncha kiya hai aap ne. Good wishes. #4095639

Karamatullah Danyal 3/25/2007 8:28:40 AM

Ajee Mohtaram, Mubarak ho bohut bohut. Lucknow is an amazingly beautiful city blessed by mughal attention over the 7-800 years they ruled. and you have captured it beautifully here. Congratulations once again on the amazing win. #4095643

Patrick R. McMullen 3/25/2007 9:14:55 AM

Really great angle you have on this one! The overall yellow tone is really nice too on it. Great photo!
Pat #4095751

Mary Clarke 3/25/2007 3:41:09 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful First place winner #4096376

Susan M. Hembree 3/25/2007 5:28:06 PM

What wonderful framing this has and an older feeling, Akhilesh! Congratulations on your winner! #4096608

Dr. Harmeet Singh 3/25/2007 9:33:42 PM

Congratulations on this first prize win. #4097216

Les Rhoades 3/25/2007 11:31:41 PM

Well done...Congratulations on your winner! #4097349

Milan Banik 3/26/2007 4:28:25 AM

congratulations Akhilesh ,great shot. #4097836

Terry L. Ellis 3/26/2007 11:14:25 AM

A magnificent First Place win! Congratulations Akhilesh! #4099260

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/26/2007 1:42:35 PM

Outstanding perspective and tones!! Congratulations on your win, a beautiful first place image!! #4099666

Helen N. McHugh 3/27/2007 1:19:46 AM

Congratulations on your win,Akhilesh! A very beautiful image! #4101316

Allan L. Dy 3/27/2007 4:30:55 PM

Congratulations! Very nice tones and POV. #4103832

Ronald F. Fischer 4/5/2007 12:40:52 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved winner! #4133546

Raymond Pauly 5/31/2008 12:14:02 AM

Outstanding composition! Beautiful winner!
Congratulations! #6000007

Jean B. Hall 6/11/2008 10:20:03 AM

Absolutely fabulous shot! Congratuations! Color and composition both wonderful. #6048109

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The construction of this mughal monument was done in 1784.

This photo is taken from top of the labyrinth, which has 1024 similar looking doorways, 4 floors, walkways inside the walls. You can see the entire Lucknow city from top of it.

Uploaded on 2/21/2007 2:56:58 AM Photo Contest FIRST PLACE Winner

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