While visiting the Red Palace in Jaipur, India, I spotted this solitary guard sitting outside an ornately decorated door. All i could think was that this was the entrance to an ages old harem, and his job was as the “bouncer”
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vittaso glad you liked this ornate and specially shaped door!
Kanages thanks for this feature. I enjoyed every minute of my month in India….can’t wait to return
Great capture. Makes you wonder.
tomthanks for that! The scene looked so serene, yet controlled by the guard, and my mind wandered asking why?
Interesting thought Phil. Love the door…Jules
thanks jules,the doors there were so different and ornately designed. I loved finding them!
Phil, Very nice work and I like your imagination.Bob
thanks bob, seeing this scene made me wonder just what he was guarding…….
that’s a great photo!!! it can almost be like a painting because of the details and the colours., and the quality of light. very nice!!
thanks very much adrian for your comments. The afternoon light was just right that day, often it was blazingly bright…..
Excellent composition, Phil! Love the door patterns!
thanks jennythe scenes worthy of capture in India were everywhere we went. Glad you liked this one!
thanks for this feature. much appreciated
Nicely taken Phil…you definitely have had the wander lust that’s for sureCheers Lee
leeso much to see, so little time…gotta do it while I can still get around…coming your way for a month beginning in mid-March, and excited to see the wonders of your country.
2-Feb-2013Elaborate Designed Doors Challenge
janegreat news! Thanks for the chance to have entered!
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