Categories

Photo of Prayer flags at Lung La Pass, Tibet on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Climbers on Mount Stanley glacier, Rwenzori mountains, Uganda on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Khumjung (1): Sherpa Kitchen on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Meadow in Torres del Paine park, Chile on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Tibetan girl with bandaids on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Khumjung (3): Class V, Hillary school on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Kids along the Northern Highway, Belize on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of Monk in Xigar monastery, Tibet on ExposedPlanet.com Photo of La Boca, Buenos Aires, Argentina (2) on ExposedPlanet.com

Tibetan kids in love 15th November 2006

10 Responses to “Tibetan kids in love”

  1. 1
    MC:

    You knew I would have to say it…National Geographic quality! Really great photo.

  2. 2
    Harry:

    Thanks MC for this and all your other nice comments, much appreciated. Harry

  3. 3
    tinkje:

    I really , really , really love this one.

  4. 4
    babylonezoo:

    j\'aime beaucoup cette photo simple et belle

  5. 5
    Jay:

    A very endearing portrait!

  6. 6
    Jennifer:

    What a beautiful picture.

  7. 7
    Regis:

    That\'s so cute !!! I love it !

  8. 8
    Evita:

    sad that they think they should be impressed by your white skin or beg you, i suppose you took their photo for free..

  9. 9
    angeel:

    This picture just makes me smile badly ;D
    I was looking at other ones before this and they were really touching, and when I came on to this one,it just made my face smile real wide :]]
    I love it

  10. 10
    Ajitha:

    This is so beautiful. It put a smile on my face and you have captured the moment beautifully.

  • Canon EOS 5D
  • 0.003 s (1/320) (1/320)
  • f/7.1
  • aperture priority (semi-auto)
  • 100
  • 2006:05:16 10:01:02
  • matrix
  • 135.00 (135/1)
  • Auto Exposure
Tibetan kids in love

The story behind "Tibetan kids in love"

When relaxing in Taschi Dzom, we took some hikes through the fields to see the life of the Tibetans. Of course the children were intrigued by our cameras and the white skin -hellomoney!
Even when they were begging for money, they were really happy and joyful, which made the begging a lot less painful. It seemed that they were begging out of taught habit, which they probably were. And it d not take long before the HelloMoneys dissapeared and they pulled faces to the camera or just went on with their own business, like these 2 kids who seem totally in love with eachother :)


Voted Favorite for “cute” on MoodyMonday.org, January 2007. Thanks for voting!

(10 comments add yours: click the link above the image, or share using the buttons.)

Share your Planet!

Click the buttons below to Tweet, Stumble, Reddit or Digg!

Categories:
AsiaChildrenMount EverestOnline-printsPeoplePortraitsSmilesTibet

URL: http://exposedplanet.com/tibetan-kids-in-love/