BLUE MOOD

© Rakesh Syal

BLUE MOOD

Susie Peek-Swint 2/27/2007 1:17:06 AM

Beautiful shot Rakesh ~ lovely light, colour, and composition...
susie #612365

Dominick M. Dimacale 2/27/2007 1:18:18 AM

Great image here Rakeh, love the colours and details here...Dominick #3999652

Chua Wee Boo 2/27/2007 1:35:33 AM

Great capture & composition,Rakesh! #3999659

Bill Houghton 2/27/2007 1:48:44 AM

This is beautiful Rakesh. Great job. Thanks for your comments on my photos. Bill

Bill Houghton Photography #3999664

Paul Michko 2/27/2007 1:58:51 AM

Very dreamlike portrait, Rakesh. #3999677

David L. Luchowski 2/27/2007 2:23:24 AM

A very mystical look through the veil.Well done,Rakesh. #3999705

Colette M. Metcalf 2/27/2007 2:28:49 AM

Beautifully done, Rakesh!! #3999718

Arlene Krassner 2/27/2007 2:35:48 AM

This is beautiful Rakesh. #3999743

Colleen Braun 2/27/2007 2:38:12 AM

beautiful... #3999757

Donald K. Cherry 2/27/2007 2:42:07 AM

Very lovely portrait, Rakesh! #3999775

Alan L. Borror 2/27/2007 3:03:38 AM

Fantastic, Rakesh! Great composition and color! #3999829

Jim Huffield 2/27/2007 3:13:29 AM

WOW!!! #3999880

Gail Vitikacs 2/27/2007 3:16:40 AM

All of the key elements are working full time on this beautiful image! #3999893

Carla Metzler 2/27/2007 4:27:27 AM

Wow, what a beautiful portrait, Rakesh! #4000118

Gail P. Sullivan 2/27/2007 5:00:49 AM

Rakesh...this is simply stunning! #4000210

sharon K. King 2/27/2007 5:12:38 AM

Oh Wow Rakesh...This is soooo Beautiful!! I just LOVE everything about this Gorgeous portrait!!! #4000254

Mary L. Graham 2/27/2007 5:22:32 AM

This is just Stunning Rakesh...I lighting is perfect!! =) #4000286

Karen Slagle 2/27/2007 6:15:01 AM

Beautiful, moody portrait, Rakesh. Excellent lighting and framing..... #4000593

Pamela Shane 2/27/2007 7:07:39 AM

Spectacular portrait Rakesh; love your
lighting. :) #4000849

Melissa Gurdus 2/27/2007 7:23:52 AM

The veil acts as a fantastic filter, here!! Wonderful mood evoked by the blue hues, lighting and terrific pose by your model, Rakesh #4000955

Tammy Scott 2/27/2007 7:39:22 AM

This is such a beautiful portrait. Very nicely shot #4001013

Kay E. Mahoney 2/27/2007 7:50:19 AM

Nice capture. Beautiful model. Love the veil design. #4001066

Jessica Jenney 2/27/2007 7:57:11 AM

Beautiful image, lighting, color and presentation, Rakesh! #4001091

Jenny Bosmans 2/27/2007 8:03:43 AM

Very beautiful portrait indeed, Rakesh...a real stunner and one of my favorites! :) #4001117

Rakesh Syal 2/27/2007 8:09:05 AM

Thank you so much everyone for wonderful comments! #4001142

Karen Engelbreth 2/27/2007 8:24:21 AM

Fantastic portrait, Rakesh! #4001210

Muriel Jackson 2/27/2007 9:20:04 AM

Rakesh this is so exotic! I just don't know how you keep coming up with them!
I agree with Jenny this is definitely one of my favourites! #4001453

Mary Timman 2/27/2007 9:20:23 AM

Wow..absolutely beautiful. I love how you used the veil. Just gorgeos Rakesh. #4001455

Nadya Johnson 2/27/2007 9:39:58 AM

Rakesh, this is FABULOUS!! Absolutely stunning! This goes on my "Favorites" list as well! I think we should be seeing it again next month! #4001537

Stephen Zacker 2/27/2007 9:54:15 AM

Super profile and lighting #4001578

Stephanie A. Laird 2/27/2007 9:54:56 AM

Absolutely stunning! #4001582

Nadine A. Lewis 2/27/2007 10:28:37 AM

OUTSTANDING portrait, Rakesh!!! ABSOLUTELY GORGEOUS!!!! <>< #4001660

Tarun Bose 2/27/2007 12:00:44 PM

Excellent portrait with beautiful blue colour effect. Outstanding lighting. Well done Ricky. #4001874

Wendy Stevenson 2/27/2007 12:04:56 PM

Gorgeous portrait work my friend! I just love how her face is framed by her arms and the beautiful design on the beadwork! Fine work as always and a beautiful model as well! #4001890

Amalia Sylvia Ms Arriaga Salinas 2/27/2007 1:45:01 PM

So soft and beautiful Rakesh!,
Amalia #4002681

Carol Sawyer 2/27/2007 1:50:09 PM

Very beautiful capture, excellent color and effect, Rakesh!! #4002730

Rakesh Syal 2/27/2007 2:07:04 PM

Thank you friends I love you all! #4002896

Anita Hogue 2/27/2007 2:13:58 PM

WOW, can't get any better than this Rakesh! Fabulous image! Have I told you lately that you are a FANTASTIC photographer!!!! #4002966

Claudia Kuhn 2/27/2007 2:47:51 PM

So dramatic Rakesh, wonderful portrait!! #4003160

Barbara Waldoch 2/27/2007 3:18:42 PM

Fantastic work, Rakesh! #4003297

Ronald F. Fischer 2/27/2007 3:36:53 PM

Stunningly beautiful capture, Rakesh! #4003395

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 2/27/2007 4:11:33 PM

Absolutely BEAUTIFUL, Rakesh!!!!! Such a lovely image!!!!!! ^.^ #4003548

Kaye Burazin 2/27/2007 4:21:05 PM

Love the playfulness of the see through veil. How beautiful Rakesh! #4003591

Jen M 2/27/2007 4:25:10 PM

Beautiful! I love how you did this! #4003609

Allen O. Howard 2/27/2007 5:30:34 PM

WONDERFUL!!! #4003895

Ken Smith 2/27/2007 5:50:55 PM

You definitely set the mood on this one. Wow! Beautiful! #4003976

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 2/27/2007 7:11:02 PM

Stunning Rakesh! #4004427

Nancy L. Green 2/27/2007 7:12:31 PM

Stunning portrait work Rakesh!! this is absolutely outstanding!! <>< #4004442

Rakesh Syal 2/27/2007 8:06:54 PM

Thank you so much everyone for nice comments! #4004706

Debbie Hartley 2/28/2007 12:08:24 AM

Stunning portrait Rakesh! #4005064

Dr. Harmeet Singh 2/28/2007 12:12:16 AM

Outstanding portrait as usual.Beautiful........ #4005073

Paul E. Earl 2/28/2007 2:43:07 AM

Very, very beautiful, Rakesh! #4005190

Rakesh Syal 2/28/2007 8:58:42 AM

Thank you so much all for nice comments, friends! #4006783

Alexis Yobbagy 2/28/2007 10:40:22 AM

True to form Rakesh!!! You have taken another totaly brilliant portrait!!! #4007175

Roxanne M. Bubar 2/28/2007 12:32:20 PM

Rakesh what a stunning image. Another winner on your hands. #4007598

Sam Britt 2/28/2007 1:52:30 PM

Fantastic dreamy portrait, Rakesh. #4007937

Candice C. Calhoun 2/28/2007 5:31:59 PM

Exquisite portrait! Wowee!

ccc #4008540

Hector Contreras 2/28/2007 6:50:50 PM

Beautiful composition and colors, Rakesh
Heco #4008826

Graeme Chow 2/28/2007 7:24:25 PM

Beautiful pose ! and excellent composition, Rakesh. #4008992

Rakesh Syal 2/28/2007 11:00:10 PM

Thank you friends! #4009441

Manuel Barrera 3/1/2007 3:43:47 AM

It is beautiful, Rakesh, is it natural light? #4009938

Souha Dooly 3/1/2007 3:57:28 AM

Love all about it.....Great work, Rakesh!!Beautiful peace of art !! #4009997

Kathy Reeves 3/1/2007 6:09:01 AM

Stunning!!!!! #4010639

eileen bedford 3/1/2007 8:58:11 AM

AWESOME.... #4011314

Paula Dwyer 3/1/2007 9:26:30 AM

Stunning portrait Rakesh!!! Very creative!!! :) #4011411

Rakesh Syal 3/1/2007 9:48:37 AM

Thank you Manuel, Souha, Kathy, Eileen and Paula for your kind words! #4011485

Michelle Lea Guinn 3/1/2007 9:59:31 AM

Gorgeous!!! mlg~ #4011524

Terry L. Ellis 3/1/2007 11:11:10 AM

Absolutely splendid, Rakesh! Wonderful attention to detail, composition and light. #4011732

Megan p 3/1/2007 2:07:36 PM

WOW the lighting on your beautiful model is so attractive, this is wonderful!!! #4012099

Rakesh Syal 3/1/2007 9:29:53 PM

Thank you Michelle, Terry and Megan for your comments. #4013231

Milan Banik 3/2/2007 12:06:00 AM

beautiful light and compositin. #4013313

Donna J. Eaton 3/2/2007 4:44:03 AM

So elegant and beautiful! A wonderful image! #4013768

Autum Rhoades 3/2/2007 11:12:13 AM

Rakesh, fantastic image - I love the lighting, the concept behind it, and the title...great work! #4015175

Kenneth Mucke 3/2/2007 12:18:44 PM

Stunning image and beautifully captured...Love the blue tones. #4015356

Rakesh Syal 3/2/2007 12:26:08 PM

Thank you Milan, Donna, Autum and Ken my friends for your great words! #4015389

Lani J 3/2/2007 4:45:31 PM

Gorgeous!! #4015987

Patricia Ronan 3/2/2007 4:53:52 PM

Very beautiful image Rakesh :) #4016017

Melissa A. Mannon 3/2/2007 5:16:35 PM

love the use of the cloth here! wonderful design. love her profile too! #4016064

Tamera Phillips 3/3/2007 5:26:09 PM

Great image Rakesh! You are always so creative. #4018681

Judyann Plante 3/4/2007 4:46:02 AM

Veery beautiful and creative image, Rakesh! Outstanding work. This has got to be a winner!

Judyann ><> #4019620

Vikas Garg 3/16/2007 7:09:58 AM

Beautiful not just the model but the photograph as well.. love the nautral framing with the dhupatta #4060722

Kristi A. Howson 3/18/2007 6:23:50 PM

I just love the way you've done this Rakesh. Very moody and artistic. Another winner in my book! #4067961

Barbara Waldoch 3/22/2007 6:18:49 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Rakesh! #4082482

Tamera Phillips 3/22/2007 6:19:37 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist! #4082489

Arlene Krassner 3/22/2007 6:20:49 PM

I knew it Rakesh. This is so pretty. Congratulations. #4082500

Colleen Farrell 3/22/2007 6:26:18 PM

Dramatic and beautiful, Rakesh! Congratulations on your finalist! #4082537

Linda L. Ruiz 3/22/2007 6:28:38 PM

I knew this would be a finalist. congrats. #4082555

Graeme Chow 3/22/2007 6:33:29 PM

Deserved finalist , huge congratulation Rakesh. #4082577

Regina L. Rickert 3/22/2007 7:01:19 PM

Definitely a finalist. Gorgeous. Congratulations Rakesh! #4082806

Terry L. Ellis 3/22/2007 7:15:36 PM

Rakesh, congratulations on this excellent finalist! #4083048

Su Sana E. P 3/22/2007 7:16:16 PM

Rakesh, Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist!! #4083057

Kay E. Mahoney 3/22/2007 7:21:37 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist. Good luck in the next round. #4083135

Kenneth Mucke 3/22/2007 7:21:56 PM

Congrats Rakesh on this georgous finalist #4083138

Judyann Plante 3/22/2007 7:23:53 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding finalist, Rakesh! Would love to see this one go all the way!

Judyann ><> #4083165

Datha Y. Thompson 3/22/2007 7:30:07 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Rakesh!! Love it :0) #4083241

Hector Contreras 3/22/2007 7:33:03 PM

Big Congratulations Rakesh
Heco #4083277

Deborah C. Lewinson 3/22/2007 8:34:01 PM

Stunning finalist, Rakesh, congratulations!
-Debby #4083839

Ermanno Radice 3/23/2007 12:45:20 AM

Rakesh, Congratulations on this beautiful Finalist!! #4084664

Ross Throndson 3/23/2007 1:37:07 AM

Congratulations on your Beautiful Finalist, Rakesh!! #4084789

Husain Akhtar 3/23/2007 2:10:14 AM

Big congratulations Bhai! #4084841

Debbie Hartley 3/23/2007 2:28:15 AM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist Rakesh! #4084917

Carol Sawyer 3/23/2007 2:50:47 AM

Congratulations on your finalist, Rakesh! #4085008

Bridgette B 3/23/2007 2:51:13 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist! #4085011

Paula Dwyer 3/23/2007 4:02:28 AM

Congratulations Rakesh!!! :) #4085282

Mary Timman 3/23/2007 4:16:41 AM

Very fine finalist Rakesh..Congratulations! #4085354

Jessica Jenney 3/23/2007 4:23:17 AM

Gorgeous, Rakesh! CONGRATULATIONS!!! #4085405

Donna W. Neal 3/23/2007 4:33:29 AM

A Very Beautiful and Well Deserved Finalist Rakesh #4085492

Nadine A. Lewis 3/23/2007 4:39:16 AM

Soooooo deserving...CONGRATS, Rakesh! <>< #4085542

Jeff W. Robinson 3/23/2007 4:55:09 AM

Congrats Rakesh on your very well deserved Finalist! Jeff #4085748

Kaye Burazin 3/23/2007 4:57:07 AM

Heartfelt congrats Rakesh. Hope to see this go gold! #4085777

Glenn E. Urquhart 3/23/2007 5:07:13 AM

A BIG Congratulations, on your award, Rakesh!!! Well Deserved! Cheers, Glenn. #4085911

Chua Wee Boo 3/23/2007 5:38:01 AM

Congratulations Rakesh! #4086216

Lynne Morris 3/23/2007 5:38:41 AM

A well deserved finalist Rakesh, many congratulations! #4086222

Cliff & Patti Smith 3/23/2007 6:54:34 AM

Congratulations on this stunning finalist Rakesh! I hope to see this portrait in the next round. #4086737

Karen Slagle 3/23/2007 7:12:51 AM

Love this outstanding finalist, Rakesh. Best of luck next round... #4086821

Laurence Saliba 3/23/2007 7:27:47 AM

Congratulations again Rakesh!!! What a beauty!!! #4086898

Cheryl E. Molennor 3/23/2007 7:59:04 AM

Gorgeous image Rakesh. Congratulations well deserved #4087055

Rakesh Syal 3/23/2007 9:46:36 AM

A big thanks all my friends! #4087571

Manuel Barrera 3/23/2007 9:47:13 AM

congratulations, well deserved. #4087577

Marie Fields 3/23/2007 10:04:07 AM

Incredibly beautiful, Rakesh! Congratulations! #4087653

Mary L. Graham 3/23/2007 10:13:13 AM

congrats Rakesh....I love this shot and good luck in the next round!! =) #4087712

Donna LaMattino Pagakis 3/23/2007 10:27:08 AM

Gorgeous Rakesh, congratulations! #4087818

Tarun Bose 3/23/2007 10:48:40 AM

Big congrats Ricky on your finalist. #4088062

Gail P. Sullivan 3/23/2007 10:52:43 AM

Hi Rakesh...this was my favorite image from last month! #4088102

Karen Bacon 3/23/2007 11:16:00 AM

Congratulations Rakesh on a fantastic finalist! #4088267

Megan p 3/23/2007 11:58:18 AM

Wonderful Congratulations!!! #4088538

Theresa Marie Jones 3/23/2007 12:14:56 PM

Bravo on this beautiful portrait! #4088595

Allan L. Dy 3/23/2007 12:15:19 PM

Congratulations Rakesh on this super finalist! #4088597

Rakesh Syal 3/23/2007 12:49:12 PM

Thanks for the support, friends! #4088677

Anne D. Eigen 3/23/2007 1:03:01 PM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist, Rakesh! #4088732

Dr Silly 3/23/2007 1:23:16 PM

Congratulations, Rakesh on your wonderful finalist. :O)
#4088817

Carla Metzler 3/23/2007 1:30:29 PM

Congratulations on your beautiful finalist, Rakesh! Good luck in the next round! #4088841

Stan J. Contrades 3/23/2007 1:42:06 PM

CONGRATULATIONS Rakesh on this beautiful Finalist and best of luck to you in the next round!
Aloha,
Stan #4088883

Sylvia Rossler 3/23/2007 1:43:06 PM

A big congrats on this beautiful finalist Rakesh :o) #4088886

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna 3/23/2007 1:51:11 PM

Congratulations again, Rakesh!!!!! :-) ^.^ Kitty

#4088924

Rakesh Syal 3/23/2007 2:27:05 PM

Thanks for the BIG support, friends!

#4089063

Sam Britt 3/23/2007 3:58:23 PM

Congratulations, Rakesh. Very well deserved finalist. #4089434

Patricia Ronan 3/23/2007 4:09:23 PM

Congratulations Rakesh on this beautiful finalist:) #4089459

Suzanne Colson 3/23/2007 4:20:53 PM

Congrats on your finalist!! What a beautfiul portrait!! #4089519

Kristi A. Howson 3/23/2007 4:43:35 PM

Congratulations on this awesome winner & Best of Luck in the next round Rakesh! Love this! #4089636

Alexis Yobbagy 3/23/2007 4:50:13 PM

Rakesh, Congratulations on this finalist! An absolute no-brainer that this has to be a winner!!!!!!!!!! :-) #4089672

RC Fritz 3/23/2007 5:44:41 PM

Great job Rakesh! Great Finalist. Congrats! #4089895

Deborah Sandidge 3/23/2007 5:51:35 PM

Just stunning, Rakesh - best of luck with this beautiful finalist! #4089922

Remi Trepanier 3/23/2007 7:00:20 PM

Big congratulations Rakesh!!! Amazing portrait! #4090196

Jill Flynn 3/23/2007 10:10:50 PM

Love what you've done here Rakesh! What an elegant, graceful and beautiful portrait. Congratulations on your finalist! #4090632

Lani J 3/24/2007 1:01:15 AM

A work of art! Congratulations, Rakesh!! :) #4090834

Nemil B. Chabebe 3/24/2007 1:27:01 AM

Congratulations, another one of your fantastic photos. #4090900

Dominick M. Dimacale 3/24/2007 1:28:38 AM

Congratulations to you Rakesh on your finalist image...Dominick #4090907

Cassie L. Woodlee 3/24/2007 3:51:53 AM

Congrats Rakesh!!!!!!!!! #4091092

Ameet B. Agnihotri 3/24/2007 5:40:09 AM

Congratulations Rakesh ! #4091409

JO ANN CLEVELAND 3/24/2007 6:47:37 AM

Ohhh, this is just gorgeous! Love the colors and what a beautiful model!

Congratulation on your finalist!

jo ann c. #4091666

Tricia L. Olson-Giles 3/24/2007 6:51:38 AM

Ethereal. Congratulations. #4091692

Laura Clay-Ballard 3/24/2007 6:51:44 AM

Congrats! I'm loving this one! #4091693

Rakesh Syal 3/24/2007 7:53:55 AM

Thanks for your kind support, friends! #4091977

Ronald F. Fischer 3/24/2007 8:11:33 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist, Rakesh! #4092080

Allen O. Howard 3/24/2007 10:02:13 AM

I knew this was a winner the moment I saw the thumbnail. Then I opened it and KA-POW! Congratulations and best wishes!!! #4092392

Ken Smith 3/24/2007 1:33:49 PM

I knew this was good the first time I saw it. Congrats Rakesh on your multiple finalists!! #4092843

Tamara Sovilj 3/24/2007 2:49:07 PM

Congrats Rakesh, beautiful shot! #4093013

Paul Sikora 3/24/2007 4:33:31 PM

Congratulations Rakesh #4093200

Rakesh Syal 3/24/2007 11:32:15 PM

Big thanks my friends! #4094557

3/25/2007 2:11:04 AM

Congratulations on this beautiful finalist Rakesh ! #4094651

Jenny Bosmans 3/26/2007 8:57:23 AM

Congratulations on this fantastic finalist, Rakesh! :) #4098864

Patrick R. McMullen 3/26/2007 10:43:23 AM

Very nice!She's obviously beautiful. I like the pose and the viel really make it a interesting photograph.
Pat #4099177

Renee Doyle 3/26/2007 9:05:47 PM

Congratulations on this wonderful image and well deserving finalist Rakesh!
#4100886

Roger Fry 3/28/2007 4:21:59 AM

Well done Rakesh! Another fabulous image from 'The Master'

Rog #4105039

eileen bedford 4/1/2007 7:11:36 AM

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist, Rakesh!

#4118522

Terrill Province 4/1/2007 9:13:32 AM

BEAUTIFULLY BLUE! Outstanding work ~ BIG CONGRATULATIONS!!! #4118889

Karen E. Michaels 4/20/2007 8:43:23 PM

I hadn't seen this piece before Rakesh. Such good work, and I am glad it is recognized. Peace, karen #4192361

Michael Khoury 4/21/2007 4:20:58 AM

how could I have missed this...I must have been away in February :)...beautiful Rakesh !...beyond well-deserved !!
m #4193059

Brenda c. McFarland 4/24/2007 1:18:52 PM

Just saw this. IT is Georgeous! Congrads on the finalist also. #4204683

Jean E. Hildebrant 4/24/2007 2:45:44 PM

Stunning! I love everything about this! Gorgeous comp and color and beautiful model too. :-)
Jean #4204945

Laura Clay-Ballard 4/24/2007 3:29:14 PM

Congrats! totally awesome! #4205260

RD . 4/25/2007 4:49:35 PM

Outstanding Rakesh! Congratulations! #4213613

Lori Carlson 5/20/2007 9:06:48 AM

WOW! WOW! WOW! Congratulations, Rakesh! :0) #4304158

Rakesh Syal 5/20/2007 10:17:18 AM

Thank you so much all, friends!! #4304402

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Uploaded on 2/27/2007 1:05:59 AM

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Camera: Nikon D70 Digital SLR Camera

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest Finalist


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