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A man guards his cattle during an imposing threat from a neighboring tribe days after blood was spilled at the hands of a young Kara boy.
A young man wrangles the first of five bulls that will be used for a Bull Jump; a young man's initiation into manhood.
Poised and alert, a young boy watches over his father's cattle and goats as they storm to the Omo River, the backbone of the Kara's existence.
The Kara women collect the water, cook for family, harvest the fields, make the clothing, and are the backbone of the tribe. This elderly woman's hands were the perfect symbol of the woman's role in t
A man herds his cattle down to the rivers edge in blazing hot heat.
This is a portrait of a young Kara about to be initiated into manhood at a Bull Jump.
enjoying the sunset
Down by the banks of the Omo River, I was granted permission to shoot this Kara father and son as they brought their cattle and goats down for water. It was a blistering 53 degrees C ... a nasty remin
Summer Solstice at about 9:50pm deep within Glacier National Park.
Caught this intimate moment between this Kara couple in the Omo River Valley of Ethiopia. A heard of goats kicked up the dust throwing them into silhouette. Luckily I had my 200mm with a doubler aroun
Caption: Call of Duty  Description: Photo taken at Biggest Mosque in Bangladesh while the muslim people were saying their prayers to almighty.
Grandfather and Grandson celebrating Independence day in true American fashion.
A fire trace from bottle Rockets on the fourth of July.
Portrait of Ari, an elder of the Kara tribe from the Omo River Valley, Ethiopia.
The day my fiance proposed!
Caption: A Risky Journey by Train

Description:People in Bangladesh sometimes adopt risky journey by train. Some are so poor that they cant buy ticket. They ride on the roof top as well as between t
The essence of nature
Beauty of the world around us!
It's a Brave New World. The concept for this picture is loosely based on Aldous Huxley's novel Brave New World.  The narrative of this piece is commentary on social conditioning and conformity.
Small stream in the Smoky Mountains.
small but says a thousand words
Strolling down Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills.
The blue angels perform at Pease Air National Guard Base in New Hampshire
9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Grandfather and Grandson celebrating Independence day in true American fashion.

Grandfather and Grandson celebrating Independence day in true American fashion.

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© Sarah Smith.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2011
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 15, 2011, 1:24 p.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D3100
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/30
Aperture: f3.5
ISO: ISO3200
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