Uploaded: February 24, 2009 10:46:01



Exif: F Number: 9, Exposure Bias Value: -0.67, ExposureTime: 10/200 seconds, Flash: did not fire., FocalLength: 105.00 mm, Model: NIKON D70


Ken R. Frischkorn February 24, 2009

A moving and powerful portrait, Beautifully done in B&W. #1088744

David Phalen February 24, 2009

The light, contrast, tones and clarity are amazing!! #7208490

Troy Gallagher February 24, 2009

WOW!! Incredible portrait Rakesh, wonderful lighting, tones, and comp.

Troy #7208916

Michelle Alton February 24, 2009

Wow...a brilliant portrait, Rakesh! Love the lighting. #7209585

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-deluxe February 24, 2009

I could look at this guy all day and never get tired of him. What an interesting face he has. #7210022

Mary L. Graham February 24, 2009

This is a stunning Portrait Rakesh... I love this model!! =) #7210301

William C. Raco level-classic February 24, 2009

Fabulous lighting, detail and pose
Excellent portrait, Rakesh #7210569

Nancy L. Green level-classic February 24, 2009

FANTASTIC my friend, OUITSTANDING lighting and wonderful POV!! <>< #7211225

Melissa G. Meiselman February 25, 2009

This is a stunning low key portrait with great lighting and fine detail, Rakesh!! Your conversion into black and white is awesome!! #7213155

Pamela Shane February 25, 2009

My favorite of your models - superb b/w portrait Rakesh. #7213686

Stephen Zacker February 25, 2009

Superb portrait and lighting #7213955

Rakesh Syal level-classic February 25, 2009

Thank you friends, this is one of my highly awarded work, natione wide and internationaly acclaimed, do not know how BP will treat this. #7214180

Tiia Vissak February 26, 2009

a great portrait! #7217724

Evy Johansen level-classic February 26, 2009

This is an awesome portrait, Rakesh!! Beautiful done!! #7220408

Mukesh Srivastava March 25, 2009

Congrats for Finalist and wish good luck for next round.... #7327491

Pamela Shane March 25, 2009

Congratulations on this awesome finalist
Rakesh. He is among my favorites of your
subjects. #7327596

ALLEN O. HOWARD March 25, 2009

Congratulations, Rakesh. #7327726

Christian Rosito March 25, 2009

WOW! Congratulations, great finalist! #7327794

Melissa G. Meiselman March 25, 2009

Congratulations on this stunning finalist, Rakesh!!! #7328029

Tiia Vissak March 25, 2009

Congratulations! #7328142

Rajeev 270293 Kashyap March 25, 2009

A Huge Congratulations on this stunning finalist Rakesh Sir!! #7328207

Bojan Bencic level-classic March 25, 2009

Congratulations on your finalist, Rakesh! #7328319

Laurence Saliba level-classic March 25, 2009

Congratulations on this wonderful finalist Rakesh!!! #7328326

Kirsten Kiki Kjaer level-classic March 25, 2009

Congratulations on this fabulous finalist, Rakesh. #7329855

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict March 25, 2009

Congratulations, Rakesh, on this marvelous finalist!


Nadya Johnson March 25, 2009

Congratulations on your outstanding finalist, Rakesh! #7330355

Erin Appelbaum March 25, 2009

Rakesh, this is a winner. Congrats. Peter #7330640

Jeff Robinson level-deluxe March 25, 2009

Congrats Rakesh on this Wonderful Finalist! Jeff #7331117

Michelle Alton March 25, 2009

Congratulatons, Rakesh. A magical image that I'm sure isn't finished yet! #7331170

Terry L. Ellis level-classic March 25, 2009

A superb finalist, Rakesh! Congratulations! #7331345

Patrick Rouzes level-classic March 25, 2009

CONGRATULATIONS on this amazing finalist, Rakesh!!! #7331835

Amalia Sylvia Arriaga Salinas level-classic March 26, 2009

Congratulations Rakesh!,
Amalia #7332653

Cheryl E. Molennor March 26, 2009

Fantastic lighting and portrait! Congratulations on this awesome finalist! #7334343

Rakesh Syal level-classic March 26, 2009


Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe March 26, 2009

Awesome Rakesh! Congratulations on your finalist! #7336316

Remi Trepanier March 26, 2009

Beautiful capture Rakesh!!! Congratulation :) #7336404

Pamela Shane March 26, 2009

Congratulations on your fantastic image
being a winner Rakesh. #7336548

Claudia Kuhn level-classic March 26, 2009

Wonderful portrait Rakesh! Congratulations! #7336741

Jessica Jenney March 26, 2009

Congratulations, Rakesh on your fantastic win! #7336860

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict March 26, 2009

Congratulations on your win, Rakesh!!! #7336961

Evy Johansen level-classic March 26, 2009

So well deserved, Rakesh!! BIG congratulations on this awesome win!! #7337173

Wendy Moghadam March 26, 2009

Amazing portrait! Congratulations on your win! #7337348

Kate Baumgartner March 26, 2009

Another amazing capture of life, Rakesh. Congratulations and keep 'em coming. You are an amazing photographer. #7337856

Bojan Bencic level-classic March 26, 2009

Congratulations, Rakesh! #7338245

Tiia Vissak March 27, 2009

Congratulations! #7338568

Nadya Johnson March 27, 2009

Congratulations on your marvelous winner, Rakesh! #7339114

Lisa J. Boulden level-classic March 27, 2009

A wonderful winner!
Congratulations, Rakesh!
~Lisa #7339138

Guy D. Biechele level-classic March 27, 2009

Another exquisite portrait!! Congratulations, Rakesh, on your win! #7339141

Laurence Saliba level-classic March 27, 2009

A BIG Congratulations!!!! #7339491

Kitty R. Rodehorst-Hanna March 27, 2009

FANTASTIC WINNER!!!!!!! WTG, Rakesh!!!!! :-) k #7339928

JO ANN CLEVELAND March 27, 2009

Congratulations on this awesome gold winner Rakesh!

jo ann c. #7339935

Rakesh Syal level-classic March 27, 2009

Thank you God, thank you friends! #7340829

Tarun Bose March 27, 2009

Big, big congrats my dear friend for your deserving winner. Kya baat hai. #7340933

Rhonda Burger March 27, 2009

C O N G R A T U L A T I O N S !!!
Rhonda #7340970

Cheryl E. Molennor March 27, 2009

Excellent Tarun! CONGRATULATIONS #7341625

March 27, 2009

Congratulations Rakesh. wonderful BW #7341910

Cora Miller level-addict March 27, 2009

A very moving portrait, Rakesh. Congratulations on your win. #7342278

Renee Doyle level-classic March 28, 2009

Excellent portrait work Rakesh!!! Congratulations! #7345824

Terry L. Ellis level-classic March 28, 2009

A sensational win, Rakesh! Congratulations! #7346498

Ken Smith level-classic March 28, 2009

Very nicely done, Rakesh..you are the master of these portraits. Congrats to you! #7346527

Donna La Mattino Pagakis level-deluxe March 28, 2009

Congratulations on your win Rakesh! #7346682

March 29, 2009

Congratulations Rakesh! #7347927

Anna Diederich March 29, 2009

Congratulations Rakesh!


Patricia Ronan March 29, 2009

Congrats on your win Rakesh! A beautiful portrait study:)) #7349413

Jean-Pierre Ducondi level-classic March 29, 2009

Stunning image. Beautiful portrait. Congrats on your win.
JP #7349710

Karen E. Michaels level-deluxe March 30, 2009

Quite a reverent portrait and a great win Rakesh. Peace, karen #7352050

Katarina Mansson March 31, 2009

Excellent portrait with a strong feeling in it. Congratulations Rakesh! #7355402

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic April 01, 2009

CONGRATS. on getting Golden

Usman. #7358437

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict April 02, 2009

Congratulations Rakesh on your Win!!!

Dominick #7362762

Elida Gutierrez April 02, 2009


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