Lady with the umbrella

© S J

Lady with the umbrella

Uploaded: January 27, 2005


It was raining and I watched her from my office window and couldn't resist my temptation to capture her movements... I wanted to see her face...wished that she would look up but she never did.... Still wonder what she was like??!!!


Donna Roberts January 27, 2005

That was me under that umbrella SJ !!! Only kidding - but it *has* been heavily raining ALL DAY in Brisbane :-(
Very depressing but your gorgeous capture has cheered me up.
Donna (from "downunder") #209349

Leanne M.E. Boyd January 27, 2005

I really admire minimalists - excellent image - simple and effective! I wish I could do this, but my character won't let me - I got to fill all the space. #1065908

Dan Holm level-classic January 27, 2005

Tremendous shot, Sanjay!! The lighting on this is fantastic! Excellent work, yet again! #1065911

Jordi Delgado January 27, 2005

This is just beautiful, Sanjay!! The line made by the different tonalities on the pavement frames her wonderfully!!

Love it!!!!

:-) #1065913

Cathy Stancil January 27, 2005

Somehow my comment did not show, so here I am again...I like the mystery of this and the sepia tone ...Great composition as always. I think it has been raining almost everywhere today ! #1065919

Stanley J. Contrades January 27, 2005

I'm going to ditto Leanne's responses if you don't mind, Sanjay (or Leanne for that matter), as this is simply an effective use of lighting to create this excellent image! Bravo!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1065924

Arya Bandyopadhyay January 27, 2005

Watching ladies from office window? I'm sure you're THE BOSS in your office!!
The texture of the road, the gait of the lady, the shadow falling ahead and the B/W effect really adds mystry to the picture!! Who's she? Donna? Madonna?

Fantastic capture, Sanjay!!! Simply fantastic.... #1065929

Mata Patan January 27, 2005

What a pity, Sanjay, I really think she was pretty. Nice capture and light. Well done! #1065946

Patricia Marroquin January 27, 2005

Sanjay, you better not wonder too much about what she is like, your wife won't like it! LOL! Seriously, excellent image and I think it just wouldn't be quite as nice seeing her face. :-) #1065970

Judy S. Fung January 27, 2005

Nice capture, Sanjay! Really like the mystery and tone of the image. #1065988

Paul Michko January 27, 2005

Terrific image, Sanjay. Great catch, but remember, you're married. :) #1065999

Marsha S. Smith January 27, 2005

I love everything about it. The tones, the glitter of the rain on the road, the fact that she appears totally alone in the world. Beautiful image. #1066005

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe January 27, 2005

Excellent, Sanjay!! Now get back to work!! I love this! #1066010

Donald K. Cherry level-classic January 27, 2005

Wonderful composition and presentation, Sanjay! #1066025

Tom Andersen January 27, 2005

Excellent image, Sanjay! I love the tones, lighting and perspective! #1066060

Marcie A. Fowler January 27, 2005

Excellent image Sanjay. Love the sense of mystery of not being able to see her face. Now each viewer can come up with their own story. Why was she there, where was she going, did she know she was being watched, etc. That's what I love about your images . . . so many possibilities. Great lighting and composition on this. Think we may see it again. #1066076

Cathy Gregor January 27, 2005

Super image, Sanjay!! Love the perspective and lighting!
-cathy #1066090

Tammy Scott level-classic January 27, 2005

Another great shot Sanjay!!!! Wonderful catch! #1066129

Janet L. Skinner January 27, 2005

So mysterious!! I love the lighting and tones!!! We will see this again, I am sure of that!! #1066169

Claudia Kuhn level-classic January 27, 2005

So working hard at the office? wonderful capture, great perspective Sanjay. Keep that camera handy! #1066222

Cindy Paquette January 27, 2005

Wonderful tones, super the mystery about her face! #1066291

Beverley Lu Steeves January 27, 2005

Fantastic capture, Sanjay!! #1066327

Darren K. Fisher level-classic January 27, 2005

I love the mystery here and think your added sepia tone adds to that. Great job as always. #1066434

Kara L. Hendricks January 27, 2005

Love this Sanjay!! I agree with Darren, the umbrella down adds a touch of mystery to it.. Great coloring as well. #1066470

Adilson F. Ferreira January 27, 2005

Wonderful image Sanjay!!! I love the lighting which helps to give the mistery feeling!!! #1066472

Anette Linnea Rasmussen January 27, 2005

Great capture and presentation Sanjay! Love the lighting and effect on this -
job well done!

Best wishes Linnea

Tammy Nuxoll January 27, 2005

I agree with Patricia!!! I love the perspective on this and the tones are Wonderful Sanjay!!! #1066690

Mellanie January 27, 2005

Great perspective and tones, Sanjay! #1066742

Donna J. Taff January 27, 2005

Great image and capture, Sanjay~!!! #1066840

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe January 27, 2005

Excellent image Sanjay!! Great tone!! #1066952

Karen Engelbreth January 27, 2005

Wonderful image, Sanjay - I love the tones, lighting and perspective!

Diane Addonizio level-classic January 27, 2005

Fantastic image, Sanjay!! #1067432

Robin L. Wehrman January 27, 2005

Magnificent image, Sanjay!!! Awesome capture!!!!!! #1067530

William C. Raco level-classic January 27, 2005

Wonderful perspective, angle, light, shadow and composition.
This is excellent work, Sanjay!

bill #1067618

cj patterson January 27, 2005

Beautiful Image!!!! #1067683

Nobu Nagase January 27, 2005

I love this!
Excellent work, Sanjay!!! #1067790

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict January 27, 2005

Awesome capture, Sanjay, it's absolutely outstanding! Maybe you'll meet her some day!

-Debby #1067847

Stephen Zacker January 27, 2005

Great image. Intriquing. Like the shadow, and the way the sidewalk is half in light, and half in shadow #1067902

Evy Johansen level-classic January 27, 2005

Love this image, Sanjay! Wonderful capture! #1067982

Paula Showen January 27, 2005

This is awesome! I think I like it better that she didn't look up! Keeps you wondering, doesn't it?

Love it!!! #1067991

Kathryn (Love) Scheet January 27, 2005

great shadow and glistening pavement! like the perspective and color/tone too #1067995

Debra Booth January 29, 2005

Excellent image, Sanjay! Beautifully seen and taken! Even the gradation of lighting in the background is perfect! #1070839

Sharon Day level-classic January 31, 2005

Outstanding image, Sanjay!!! Wonderful tones and composition! Very well done. #1076060

Nobu Nagase February 18, 2005

Congratulations, Sanjay, on your finalist for this superb image!!!
Best wishes for the next round... #1112296

Tom Andersen February 18, 2005

Congratulations on being selected as a Finalist, Sanjay! #1112353

Kara L. Hendricks February 18, 2005

Congratulations Sanjay!! #1112370

Wally Orlowsky February 18, 2005

Congratulations on this marvelous and mysterious finalist, Sanjay! #1112442

Lucia De Giovanni February 18, 2005

Congratulations on your Finalist Sanjay! #1112522

Wendy Stevenson February 18, 2005

Congratulations Sanjay on making the finals with this most excellent image!! Best of luck in the next round! #1112526

Claudia Kuhn level-classic February 18, 2005

Glad to see this one here Sanjay, congratulations! #1112530

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict February 18, 2005

Congratulations on another great finalist, Sanjay! #1112804

Cathy Stancil February 18, 2005

Congratulations SJ ! But I am not surprised to see this one again, and we'll see it again soon... #1112832

Cathy Gregor February 18, 2005

Congrats on your finalist, Sanjay!

Terry R. Hatfield February 18, 2005

Congratulations To You Sanjay:-) #1113166

Dan Holm level-classic February 18, 2005

CONGRATULATIONMS, Sanjay!!!! #1113365

Larry Lawhead February 18, 2005

Congratulations on the great finalist, Sanjay!



Leanne M.E. Boyd February 18, 2005

Congratulations Sanjay! #1113488

Kelly Abernathy level-classic February 18, 2005

Congratulations on a wonderful finalist! -K #1113819

Donna W. Neal February 18, 2005

Congratulations on this well deserved finalist Sanjay..:) #1114129

Donna Roberts February 18, 2005

Fantastic finalist SJ - good luck in the next round.
:-) #1114446

Sharon Day level-classic February 18, 2005

Congratulations on this terrific finalist, Sanjay!!! Good luck next round! #1114554

Judy S. Fung February 18, 2005

Congrats, Sanjay! #1114899

Mary K. Robison February 19, 2005

Beautiful mood shot, Sanjay!
CONGRATULATIONS again! #1115382

Evy Johansen level-classic February 19, 2005

Congrats on your finalist selection, Sanjay! #1115395

Danilo Piccioni February 19, 2005

Congratulations on your finalists!

Dado #1115512

Alan L. Borror February 19, 2005

Congrats on an excellent finalist, Sanjay! #1115665

Colleen Braun February 19, 2005

Congratulations... #1115682

Sandra Wehrman February 19, 2005

Congratulatons!! #1115862

Cindy Paquette February 19, 2005

Sanjay...CONGRATULATIONS!! #1115897

Tammy Scott level-classic February 19, 2005

Congratulations, Sanjay! #1116075

Marsha S. Smith February 19, 2005

Congratulations, Sanjay!! I knew the 'mystery woman' would get you here. #1116093

Murry Grigsby February 19, 2005

Congrats Sanjay! #1116101

Anette Linnea Rasmussen February 19, 2005

Beautiful Sanjay!
Congrats on this finalist!

Best wishes Linnea #1116136

Tammy Nuxoll February 19, 2005

Congrats on all of your Finalists Sanjay!!! #1116697

Donna J. Taff February 19, 2005

Congrat's, Sanjay!!!! #1116747

Robin L. Wehrman February 19, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist, Sanjay!!! #1117125

Debra Booth February 19, 2005

Congratulations, Sanjay!! #1117245

Karen Engelbreth February 19, 2005

Congratulations on your finalist, Sanjay!


Stanley J. Contrades February 19, 2005

CONGRATULATIONS, Sanjay, and good luck with all of your Finalists!!
Much Aloha,
Stan #1117721

Patricia A. Kuniega February 19, 2005

Congratulations once again on your splendid finalist, Sanjay! #1118349

Gary H. Minish level-deluxe February 19, 2005

You sure have a good eye for composition, Sanjay! Nicely captured and the sepia tones accent the rainy mood also. Well done, and congratulations! #1118896

Jonna Bergström February 20, 2005

Congratulations, Sanjay!!

Adilson F. Ferreira February 20, 2005

Congratulations Sanjay!!! #1119606

Monika Sapek level-classic February 20, 2005

Nice capture. Many congratulations and good luck, Sanjay!

kathy wolfe February 20, 2005

Congrats SJ! #1120579

Patricia Marroquin February 20, 2005

Great to see this among the finalists, Sanjay! Congratulations! #1121289

Jane Summa February 22, 2005

A big congratulations to you, Sanjay!!! Hope you had a wonderful vacation :-)! We missed you! #1127331

Jill Flynn level-classic May 21, 2006

Still miss you Sanjay...... Congratulations on your finalist! #2794422

Kara L. Hendricks May 21, 2006

We all miss you!!!!... Please post again!!!...
Congratulations on this wonderful finalist!!!! #2794534

Terry L. Ellis level-classic May 21, 2006

You are so missed by all of us, Sanjay! Yes, please come back, until then, congratulations on this fantastic finalist! #2794596

Darryl Wilkinson May 21, 2006

SJ, I am very pleased to meet you. I have heard only GOOD things about you and your work... :) Congratulations on this outstanding finalist award! Bravo! #2794737

Claudia Kuhn level-classic May 21, 2006

I remember this one... congrats on your finalist Sanjay! Hope to see more of your work again soon! #2794790

Michelle R. Kovach May 21, 2006

Congrats Sanjay! #2795203

Leanne M.E. Boyd May 21, 2006

Congrats Sanjay! #2795332

Paul E. Earl May 21, 2006

Well done Sanjay!! #2795501

Cathy Stancil May 21, 2006

Did Susan snuck this one in ??? So glad it's a finalist and sooo happy to see your name again... We miss you SJ !!! #2795515

Lorraine A. Cook May 21, 2006

There is a mystery to this photo...never knowing....

Hi Sanjay! Congratulations on this lovely finalist<:)) #2796333

Renee Doyle level-classic May 21, 2006

Congratulations on a stunning capture and finalist Sanjay!!!! #2796381

Paul Sikora May 22, 2006

Good luck with this beauty in the finals Susan and congrats #2796757

Jenny Bosmans May 22, 2006

Congratulations on this superb finalist, Sanjay and Susan!! :) #2797696

Linda D. Lester level-classic May 22, 2006

I see this was a finalist from 2005! It is a beautiful shot! Congratulations again! #2799694

Noel Baebler May 22, 2006

Huzzah, SJ!!! Put me on the "We Miss SJ" list! :0) #2800925

Donna Roberts May 23, 2006

Hey there SJ
Hope that your capture of ME is lucky for you second time round.
:-) ddu

Corinne M. Thompson May 23, 2006

Wonderful capture...mysterious too...Congrats on your Finalist! #2806582

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