I want a tractor when I grow up

© Usman M. Bajwa

I want a tractor when I grow up

Uploaded: December 04, 2011 11:05:21


Son of a farmer in front of his house in a village near Lahore.

CATEGORY: Monthly Theme (December 4, 2011)

Exif: F Number: 9, ExposureTime: 200/100000 seconds, ISO: 200, FocalLength: 35.00 mm, Model: NIKON D40


Chris Budny level-deluxe December 04, 2011

I find this pretty striking, Usman; great job! #1427774

Melinda F. Schneider level-classic December 04, 2011

This is really special! The expression on the child's face is priceless and the red tractor in the background is a real grabber. Going for the gold with this entry!! #9847306

Mitch Spence level-classic December 04, 2011

This is a great combination of elements you found here, Usman. It's compelling and the story is open-ended. #9847315

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe December 04, 2011

A powerful image Usman - Well seen and captured! #9847326

Joy Rector December 04, 2011

great shot #9847366

Debbie Bray December 04, 2011

What a fabulous story, Usman!! You live amongst a great culture!! #9847459

Nikki McDonald level-classic December 04, 2011

A new personal favorite from among your many wonderful images, Usman. This is terrific and I predict great things for it. The subject, composition and treatment are all superb. #9847536

Michelle Alton December 04, 2011

Doesn't every little guy? Great capture, Usman. #9847659

David M. Montero December 05, 2011

The title say it all. The image says it all. Well done Usman! #9849253

Leslie McLain level-deluxe December 16, 2011

Terrific capture and perspective, Usman. #9870834

Cynthia Bullard January 24, 2012

Congrats on your Finalist! Well-deserved! #9939538

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 24, 2012

Congrats on this powerful and excellent finalist, Usman!

Debby #9939692

Carol Flisak level-addict January 24, 2012

Wonderful image, Usman... terrific perspective and clarity! Congrats on your finalist! #9939698

Phyllis A. Houghton level-deluxe January 24, 2012

What an expression! Congratulations on your finalist Usman! #9941157

Judy V. Kennamer level-classic January 24, 2012

Congrats Usman! I love this capture! #9941271

Mitch Spence level-classic January 24, 2012

Congratulations, Usman. It's my favorite, as you know. #9941401

Chris Budny level-deluxe January 24, 2012

Congratulations, Usman!! #9941417

Renee Doyle level-classic January 24, 2012

Cool treatment Usman! Congratulations! #9941659

Phyllis H. Burchett January 24, 2012

Congrats Usman on this terrific finalist! #9942065

JO ANN CLEVELAND January 24, 2012

Congratulations on another fantastic fnalist Usman!

jo ann c. #9942259

Larry L. Redmon level-deluxe January 24, 2012

Congratulations, Usman! #9942400

Mary Dimitriw level-classic January 24, 2012

Congrats on another excellent Finalist Usman! #9942491

Ann Coates level-classic January 24, 2012

Congratulations Usman, I hope we see this again. #9942768

Waleed Al Maamari January 24, 2012

Congrats on your Finalist, Usman #9942895

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe January 24, 2012

Big Congratulations, Usman on your beautiful and well deserved finalist! #9943117

Joannie Bertucci level-classic January 24, 2012

A winner in my book Usman! Congrats on your finalist! #9943226

Susana Ms Heide January 24, 2012

What a fantastic lifestyle image Usman!! Your title is great! I hope that sweet little guy gets his dream!! Congrats on this wonderful finalist! #9943244

Tiia Vissak January 24, 2012

Congratulations! #9943295

Stefania Barbier level-addict January 25, 2012

truly love this story telling finalist Usman, huge congrats!!! #9943388

Bojan Bencic level-classic January 25, 2012

Great image, Usman. Congratulations on your finalists! #9943953

Janet McNeil level-classic January 25, 2012

Great capture!! Congrats and good luck!! #9944129

Errick L. Cameron level-deluxe January 25, 2012

Done right. Nice story telling appeal. #9944428

Kathy Cline level-classic January 25, 2012

Congratulations Usman! I want that tractor to!

glitter-graphics.com #9944817

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe January 25, 2012

Incredible work Usman, congratulations! #9945149

Julianne Bradford January 25, 2012

Poignant and perfect finalist Usman! Congratulations! #9945338

Kimber Wallwork-Heineman level-classic January 25, 2012

Powerful! Congratulations! #9945364

Jayne Martin January 25, 2012

Price expression on this boy!! Congrats on this capture! #9945407

Jolynne Woodcock January 25, 2012

Just incredible! Congratulations. #9945446

Renee Doyle level-classic January 25, 2012

WTG Usman!! Congratulations!! #9945860

Kathy Salerni level-classic January 25, 2012

Big congrats on your Gold Winning image, Usman! #9945874

Patricia A. Casey level-deluxe January 25, 2012

Congratulations on the win, Usman....very striking image....Cheers =^..^= #9945913

Marijana Fajgl level-classic January 25, 2012

Big congratulations on your fantastic winner, Usman! #9945930

Nikki McDonald level-classic January 25, 2012

As you know, I think this is wonderful, Usman, and I am so very glad to be congratulating you on a win. WTG! #9945944

Joannie Bertucci level-classic January 25, 2012

I told you this was a winner Usman! :-) Congrats on your wonderful gold badge win! #9945966

Bob Cournoyer level-classic January 25, 2012

Congrats, Usman... :-) #9945983

Chris Budny level-deluxe January 25, 2012

Woohoo! Congratulations once more, Usman! #9946043

Terry Cervi level-classic January 25, 2012

Congrats on your wonderful win, Usman! #9946058

Val Feldman level-deluxe January 25, 2012

I can't take my eyes off it. One of those photos that will stay with you for a long, long time. Warmest congratulations on this very compelling and wonderfully executed and processed Gold Winner, Usman! #9946141

Glenn E. Traver January 25, 2012

Congratulations on this real life Winner Usman ~ GT #9946182

Jeffrey M. Smith January 25, 2012

CONGRATULATIONS on a very well deserved winner! The DoF on this is so exceptional.....it's the best I have seen
Jeff #9946193

Amy M. Wilson January 25, 2012

Congratulations on your outstanding Gold winner, Usman!! #9946210

Monnie Ryan January 25, 2012

Wonderful image, Usman - congratulations! #9946328

Diane E. Deming level-classic January 25, 2012

Congratulations, Usman. Great image! #9946465

Kim Andelkovic January 25, 2012

Congratulations on this awesome win.......beautiful capture :-)

Phyllis H. Burchett January 25, 2012

BIG congrats Usman!!! #9946570

Carol Flisak level-addict January 25, 2012

Huge congrats on your wonderful winner, Usman! #9946622

Daniella Puente January 25, 2012

Congratulations Usman!!! #9946729

Ellen Hodges level-deluxe January 25, 2012

Huge congrats on an awesome winner, Usman!!! #9946885

Rona L. Schwarz January 25, 2012

WOW! What a marvelous story-telling image, Usman! Wonderful work, very compelling! HUGE CONGRATULATIONS ON YOUR GOLD MEDAL WIN! #9946932

Alex T. Mizuno January 25, 2012

This is a very strong image Usman. Well deserves the gold. Congratulations on your win!! #9947053

Tiia Vissak January 25, 2012

Congratulations on your Winner! #9947070

Barbara Waldoch level-classic January 26, 2012

Congratulations Usman!


Stefania Barbier level-addict January 26, 2012

congratulations on your gorgeous win Usman!!! #9947124

Bojan Bencic level-classic January 26, 2012

Well done, Usman. Congratulations on your win! #9947348

Kathy Cline level-classic January 26, 2012

Congratulations Usman.
I knew this was a winner! #9947593

Claudine Grove January 26, 2012

Wow! This definatly has the WOW factor. It has great emotional appeal and great composition. Congrats on your Gold Win! #9948001

Boyd L. Alexander January 26, 2012

Congrats on this amazing Winner, Usman! Awesome capture!


Carla Capra level-classic January 26, 2012

Congratulations! #9948118

Michael G. Marshall January 26, 2012

Terrific winning image, Usman! Congratulations! #9948128

Patrick Rouzes level-classic January 26, 2012

Congratulations on this emotional & exceptionally well done Winner, Usman! WTG, my friend! #9948194

Charles C. Berkeley level-classic January 26, 2012

Great composition and story-telling image. Congratulations! Charles #9948379

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 26, 2012

Congratulations!!! #9948739

Bill Johnson level-deluxe January 26, 2012

Big congrats on this wonderful winner!! #9948873

Sharon Sawyer January 26, 2012

WTG, Usman! HUGE congratulations on your outstanding and well deserved Second Place Win!!! #9949143

Michele Peterson level-classic January 26, 2012

Make sure you are there to capture the moment when he gets his first tractor! Such a sweet face he has, and this image is wonderful in so many ways. Congratulations Usman!! #9949241

Michele Peterson level-classic January 26, 2012

Make sure you are there to capture the moment when he gets his first tractor! Such a sweet face he has, and this image is wonderful in so many ways. Congratulations Usman!! #9949248

Debbie Bray January 27, 2012

Such a fabulous image, Usman!! Congratulations on your wonderful win and it's well deserved too!! #9949501

Katarina Mansson January 27, 2012

Love this sbeautiful and perfect storyteller; congratulations on the golden badge Usman! #9949561

Michael Umbreit January 27, 2012

Usman - Congratulations on your winning image!! - Mike #9949948

Denny E. Barnes level-deluxe January 27, 2012

Congratulations, Usman on your fabulous and well deserved win! Outstanding!! #9950483

Ann Coates level-classic January 27, 2012

So pleased to see this here, congratulations on your Gold win Usman. #9950801

Rolando Rosito January 27, 2012

Great winner Usman, Congratulations!! #9950978

Waleed Al Maamari January 28, 2012

Big Congratulations, Usman #9951761

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna January 28, 2012

WTG on your wonderful winning photo! :-) k #9952786

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic January 29, 2012

Thanks so much everyone for your time and kind comments, they keep me going. And thanks to the Judges for considering this image worthy of a win!

UB. #9953809

David M. Montero February 02, 2012

A very strong message Usman. Congratulations on your win!!! #9961314

Merna L. Nobile February 12, 2012

You can feel it in the air, the anticipation of waiting for the awards to arrive. The talent that is on display for all to see and share is amazing. Congratulations to all the January, 2012 winners. Merna #9979158

Carmody Baker February 22, 2012

What a GREAT capture. Congratulations!!!! #9996879

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