Black and White Portrait Travel Joy in a day’s labour January 5, 2014 Woman carrying fire wood | Hegde, Kumta, Karnataka, India Wishing everyone a fabulous 2014 :) Advertisements Share thisClick to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window)Click to email (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related #India#Karnataka#Kumta#Smile Post navigation ← Reflection of a Kathakali artist doing make-up Jallikattu → 112 thoughts on “Joy in a day’s labour” Comment navigation Newer Comments → Great shot! Reply ↓ Yes a great shot with happiness:) Reply ↓ Great Shot Reply ↓ Really great capture ! All the best for this new year ;-) Reply ↓ Lovely! All the best for the new year! Claudine Reply ↓ Nice one again Joshi :) Reply ↓ daily life at its best. Reply ↓ wonderful capture tells so many things Reply ↓ Afraid I don’t get the finer details due to size, but I’m sure it would have been excellent – Reply ↓ Great capture !!!! (Happy new year 2014 !!!!) Reply ↓ Have enjoyed looking thru your site. Love your style of photography :) Excellent! Reply ↓ Nice one! All the best for the new year you too! Reply ↓ Incredibly beautiful : ) Reply ↓ Good to see this joy Reply ↓ Beautiful capture…a happy new year to you too! Reply ↓ Beautiful pic…an apt title. Reply ↓ Beautiful & full of realism! Reply ↓ Good caputure! new year you too! Reply ↓ Happy New Year to you too! Reply ↓ Gorgeous, Daniel! Complimenti!:) Reply ↓ A great composition! She looks happy! Happy New Year to you! Reply ↓ I wish you a lot of joy and great pix as you do so well ! Reply ↓ superb and such a happy pic to start the year 2014 with :D Reply ↓ Fabulous – Happy 2014 Reply ↓ Belle photo pleine de joir. Meilleurs voeux ! Reply ↓ Look at her muscles! Great shot. Reply ↓ Superb shot! Reply ↓ Fabulous image! Always interesting and captivating. Reply ↓ Great shot! : ) Reply ↓ What a wonderful smile! Reply ↓ Great, my master :) Reply ↓ Delightful! :) Reply ↓ Your title is perfect. Although she is carrying quite a load, and has probably done it hundreds of times, she isn’t complaining. What a lesson for us who don’t have to do such work. She looks happy, and remarkably fit. Fantastic portrait, Joshi. Best wishes for 2014. Reply ↓ From hand to branches, back to the eye, the other obscured by leaf, the load is but a lightness lifted by life itself. Cheers, Laurie Reply ↓ It’s wonderful to see her smile while carrying such a heavy load. :) Reply ↓ That smile says it all. Reply ↓ Great shot Joshi, captured the essence of life here: be happy with what you do, and you have the greatest gift of all, no matter where life takes you. Love the portrait and wish you the best in the New Year! Reply ↓ lovely smile! Reply ↓ wonderful it is… Reply ↓ Wonderful shot. Hard work does. have joy Reply ↓ Lovely candid shot! Happy new year to you too. Reply ↓ wonderful capture Joshi!! Reply ↓ wow…wonedrful picture! keep it up! :) Reply ↓ She shows one can be happy and smile no matter how much load one carries. Very touching Reply ↓ Marvelous Reply ↓ Lovely image. Happy New year to you too Reply ↓ Nicely shot. Love the expression and framing. Happy New Year to you, too. Reply ↓ Great smile and b&w as usual. Happy New Year Joshi ! Reply ↓ Good shot.. her smile is beautiful.. Reply ↓ Alive! Reply ↓ the joy of work! Reply ↓ I enjoy your photos and visit frequently. Reply ↓ A face full of happiness and joy. Lovely! Reply ↓ perfect framing ! :) nice 2014 smile ! happy new year Reply ↓ Striking one !!! Reply ↓ Great shot… The smile on the face is a rare in that situation Reply ↓ Nice one Joshi! Reply ↓ nice Reply ↓ What an awesome smile and such strength! Reply ↓ need to think a lot before dropping any comment here……. no words man…. simply awesome Reply ↓ That’s a very intense capture.Happy new year to you and your family. Reply ↓ A beautiful image! Thanks for all the ‘likes’ at my blog. Wishing you all the best in 2014! ~Lindy Reply ↓ Lovely portrait! Reply ↓ Excellent shot..:-) Reply ↓ Striking portrait as always Joshi! Everything is there is in balance, giving out a powerful image! Thank you for sharing! Reply ↓ Beautiful capture. A blessed 2014 Joshi :-) Reply ↓ You’ve captured incredible beauty in this woman’s jouyous smile. Reply ↓ The smile despite the heaviness is what makes this pic even beautiful :-) Reply ↓ A stunning reflection on humanity. Reply ↓ A very arresting smile. Reply ↓ même avec ces durs travaux,elle garde le sourire Reply ↓ A heavy load, but a joyful face – and a beautiful image. Reply ↓ Such an expressive capture – love it – wishing you many Happy Captures for 2014! ;) Reply ↓ That’s an amazing shot!! Reply ↓ Beautiful moment… beautiful smile. Happy new year. Reply ↓ Perfect one Reply ↓ I love the happiness in her face. Reply ↓ Great photo. Perefect black and white. · hugs Reply ↓ A great shot! Reply ↓ I love the shot and perhaps even more, I love how you chose to title it. Reply ↓ despite hard work the smile! lovely picture Reply ↓ She carries it so well! Happy New Year to you Joshi! Reply ↓ Will have to return to wee more of your cool stuff. Many thanx for sharing your photos with us and for visiting my blog. Have a wonderful day. Reply ↓ She looks quite happy with her work, hard though it no doubt is. Nice character shot :) Reply ↓ beautiful beautiful picture. Her smile is infectious! Reply ↓ amazing!!! Reply ↓ Wonderful shot!! Reply ↓ Evidence of the fact that happiness is internal. It’s a wonderful image of her too. :-) Reply ↓ beautiful pictures….! Reply ↓ what a smile! Happy New Year :) Reply ↓ Great captured, Keep posting.. HNY 2014 :) Reply ↓ Great photo! Reply ↓ Lovely composition. SD Reply ↓ Beautiful picture! This woman seems so full of joy. I could certainly use more of that at times! Reply ↓ Great picture! Your blog is beautiful :) Reply ↓ Wonderful Reply ↓ Another of your brilliant portraits: a wonderful subject and a wonderful composition. Reply ↓ Very beautiful! Reply ↓ i like how her other eye’s obscured, great smile captured. Reply ↓ Very nice click. Reply ↓ Comment navigation Newer Comments → Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here... Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Email (required) (Address never made public) Name (required) Website You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Twitter account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Facebook account. ( Log Out / Change ) You are commenting using your Google+ account. ( Log Out / Change ) Cancel Connecting to %s Notify me of new comments via email. 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