© Rakesh Syal


Doug Newman level-deluxe 11/8/2007 11:48:02 AM

Wonderful portrait, the tonal range in the b/w is very good!
Well done, Rakesh! #781751

Marthese A. Cassar 11/8/2007 11:58:46 AM

Wonderful B&W portrait nicely composed #5045987

Erika Haight 11/8/2007 12:35:26 PM

Perfection Rakesh! I love this! erika #5046097

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe 11/8/2007 1:51:50 PM

OUTSTANDING!!!!!!!!!! #5046338

Crystal L. Craig 11/8/2007 2:09:02 PM

Fabulously rich capture of character Rakesh! Wonderfully done :) #5046394

Alexis Yobbagy 11/8/2007 4:17:15 PM

WONDERFUL!!! I LOVE this man and your portraits of him are the stuff of photographic legend!!! AWESOME!!! #5046719

Sandra R. Alvey 11/8/2007 7:56:59 PM

Fantastic capture Rakesh! I love his pose, and as always, he's a WONDERFUL model. Great portrait my friend!


Pamela Shane 11/8/2007 8:58:07 PM

My favorite of your subjects Rakesh.
Great portrait work - love the tones.
Hope all is well with you, & your family. #5047506

Jane Holestine 11/9/2007 9:08:44 AM

Stunning, Rakesh! Your work always catches my eye. #5049781

Tarun Bose 11/9/2007 1:11:01 PM

As usual outstanding portrait. Love the details of the matchstick flame. For me all your work is a winner. Happy Deepawali. #5050680

Melissa McCabe 11/9/2007 9:01:19 PM

This portrait warms my heart!!! Gorgeous tones and lighting, and the pose tells such a wonderful story... Great job!! -mm #5052075

Melissa G. Meiselman 11/10/2007 6:56:39 AM

Beautifully composed portrait with his actions defining his personality, Rakesh!! #5053496

Roxanne M. Bubar 11/10/2007 7:04:42 PM

Outstanding clarity, details and presentation. #5055771

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe 11/10/2007 7:06:39 PM

Excellent portrait Rakesh!! Great timing and details! #5055778

Rakesh Syal level-deluxe 11/10/2007 8:34:08 PM

Thank you so much all for your wonderful words, friends! #5056064

Nadya Johnson 11/12/2007 8:19:53 AM

Another very stunning portrait, Rakesh! Wonderful work! Sorry I have missed so many photos lately... very busy. Hope this finds you doing very well, my friend! #5062968

Dr. Harmeet Singh 11/12/2007 9:03:51 AM

Wonderful portrait.. #5063149

Guy D. Biechele level-deluxe 12/19/2007 4:52:35 PM

Amazing portrait. Congratulations, Rakesh! #5229909

Jennifer L. Alder 12/19/2007 5:10:51 PM

SUPERB Finalist, Rakesh!! Congrats and best of luck in the next round
:) #5230058

Linda L. Ruiz 12/19/2007 5:21:29 PM

Congrats on a Super finalist!! #5230132

Jessica Jenney level-deluxe 12/19/2007 5:27:46 PM

Congratulations, on another beauty, Rakesh! #5230206

Barbara Waldoch 12/19/2007 5:28:04 PM

Congratulations on all your wonderful finalists, Rakesh! #5230212

Su Sana E. P level-deluxe 12/19/2007 5:45:48 PM

Congratulations on this outstanding Finalist, Rakesh!! Sanju is saying a big hi to you. #5230391

Crystal L. Craig 12/19/2007 6:12:53 PM

Congrats Rakesh! #5230616

Deborah C. Lewinson level-deluxe 12/19/2007 6:25:11 PM

Congrats again, Rakesh, it's great to see recognition for your excellent work.
Debby #5230710

Tamera S. Phillips 12/19/2007 7:03:56 PM

Congratulations on this well deserved Rakesh! Good luck in the next round. #5231038

Ken Smith level-deluxe 12/19/2007 7:13:52 PM

Congratulations, Rakesh!! #5231110

Cheryl E. Molennor 12/19/2007 8:56:35 PM

Congratulations on your finalist! #5231994

Robert R. Goodman level-deluxe 12/19/2007 9:03:39 PM

A big congratulations,Rakesh!!!!!! #5232053

Manuel Barrera level-deluxe 12/20/2007 2:03:32 AM

Deserves yellow based on what my eyes see, but they are tired eyes. Great big congratulations, Rakesh #5233041

Stephen Zacker level-deluxe 12/20/2007 11:01:02 AM

A classic and stunning portrait. Congratulations #5235297

Renee Doyle level-deluxe 12/20/2007 2:45:33 PM

Fabulous lighting and pose and simply a wonderful finalist Rakesh - Congratulations! #5235947

Robert Baer 12/21/2007 6:37:57 AM

just wonderful! congratulations on another wonderful portrait!! #5238938

eileen bedford 12/21/2007 9:40:42 AM

Congratulations on your great Finalist... #5239741

Terry L. Ellis level-deluxe 12/21/2007 1:04:30 PM

Always excellent, Rakesh! Congratulations on your finalist! #5240270

Roger Fry 12/25/2007 11:50:05 AM

Congratulations Rakesh. Glad to see he's looking so well. Does he know you snap him ? (LOL) Happy Christmas! #5252488

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Thank you so much all friends for your continuous support and kind words!! May God bless you all!!

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Uploaded on 11/8/2007 11:25:03 AM

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Camera: Nikon D200 Digital SLR Camera Photo Contest Finalist

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