Painting the Mandala

© Ujjwal Mukherjee

Painting the Mandala

Uploaded: May 28, 2016 06:36:54 | Entered: May 28, 2016 06:36:54


Taken at a Monastery in Ladakh, India, this young monk was working to create a sand Mandala - a traditional Buddhist art work made of sand grains and different colours.

Exif: F Number: 5.6, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/125 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 800, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 47.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 1200D



A fave Ujjwal! Interesting explanation...and awesome colors and clarity! #1659138

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe May 28, 2016

Beautiful colors and capture. Love the light. Hope to see this again. #11479033

Carol L. Fowler May 28, 2016

Such patience to create a beautiful work of art #11479059

John Connolly May 28, 2016

What an incredible image and capture Ujjwal! The light and presence in this image is just fantastic! #11479158

Nadia Paul May 29, 2016

A superb story captured here Ujjwal - wonderful light and details. #11479290

Patrick Rouzes level-classic June 02, 2016

Wonderful lighting, pov & I like the look of concentration you captured here, Ujjwal. #11481664

Tammy M. Anderson level-deluxe June 30, 2016

Not a surprise to see this a Finalist. Congrats! #11490301

Mary-Anne Benusis level-deluxe July 05, 2016

Perfect use of good lighting. Great composition. #11492315

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