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Smiley Saturdays - 18 (Blessed)


This Diwali, I was lucky enough to witness the famous Nag Nathaiya festival of Varanasi. Thanks to my best friend’s father, we got VIP passes of the fest and with the help of DSLR and its long zoom lens, could get VIP-Media treatment too.

I took a lot of pictures of the festival, and to not to miss a single Best shot – I was on Burst mode. Back home, doing basic processing I got what I love to discover – a pristine Smile! This smile developed on an old lady’s face, when she was able to reach the feet of Krishna and accomplish a feat! Religiously pure bliss, Blessed! 

Look at the anxiety on the Old Lady's face
(Behind the marigold flower, left corner)
And now the Smile of Being Blessed :)
Shot these pictures using Nikon D5000 using 55-300 lens at f/4.8 Exposure 1/100 ISO700 and edited on Picasa for dramatic enhancement of the subject.

Keep smiling, Keep posing :)


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