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I've been posting photographs from my recent trip to the Philippines, (and will be posting more in the days to come). I'm back in Laos now and I hope to continue taking photographs here :)

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Aloke Sahu
Artist | Hobbyist | Photography
Laos
I'm an amateur photographer hoping to go pro, but I don't know just how to go about doing that :).

I love nature - I'm fascinated by life and its intricate and complex workings - and I love its Creator, whose imagination is beyond, well, imagination.

God has given me the opportunity to live in, and visit several countries in Southeast Asia, and I'm grateful for the experiences I've had in each country, not to mention the numerous photo-opportunities that I took on with delight.

I welcome suggestions, appreciation, critiques, and pretty much anything that'll help me grow as a photographer.

Current Residence: Pakse, Southern Laos
Favourite genre of music: Progressive Metal
Favourite photographer: My dad:)!!
Favourite style of art: Macro Photography
Operating System: Mac OS X
MP3 player of choice: iPod Classic 160GB
Favourite cartoon character: Pinky
Interests
  • Mood: Happy
  • Listening to: The Rapture by Jake E. Lee
  • Reading: The Dragonbone Chair by Tad Williams
I've been overwhelmed by a lot of 'stuff' for the past few weeks - school, mostly - and sadly, haven't had the time to go out taking photographs as I'd like, or to keep up with the activity on DA. I'm trying to work out a way so there's a proper balance between 'stuff' and photography - and that'd be with photography having the upper hand, of course. Let's see if I can!

I did have a chance to join a Flickr-based group (Do I hear cries of "Sacrilege! Stone him!!"?) on a photoshoot last Saturday. We did a themed model shoot ('Homeless') which was fun, but not quite my style, I guess. Deviating from the theme, I asked Julia, one of the girls to model for me among the trees in the light of the evening sun, and took some impromptu portraits of her.

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I'm quite happy with the way they've turned out. What do you guys think? I'd love to hear your comments and critiques!

Aloke

P.S. I'm sorry for the delay in responding to all your kind comments on my work.

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borysbrytva Nov 6, 2013  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Happy Birthday! Free Birthday Icon  :insect: 
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jennystokes Nov 6, 2013  Professional General Artist
Happy Birthday Aloke.
I do hope you have fun today.
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Zugo Mar 8, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Hey there :hello:
Your lovely work has been featured on my journal... [link]
Thank you so much for sharing your lovely art!!
All the best for you :ahoy:
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FauxHead Dec 17, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
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:iconbirthdaypieplz: Happy B-Day Aloke!
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Chople Nov 6, 2012  Hobbyist Digital Artist
Happy birthday :D
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RichardConstantinoff Nov 6, 2012  Hobbyist Photographer
Happy Birthday!!!
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Trutze Nov 6, 2012  Student Digital Artist
A very Happy Birthday to you, Aloke !
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borysbrytva Nov 6, 2012  Hobbyist Artisan Crafter
Happy Birthday!!! :la: :party:
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jennystokes Nov 6, 2012  Professional General Artist
Happy Birthday Aloke
I hope you have a wonderful day.
:):):)
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