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The flower collectors

Shot taken from Panskura village, west Bengal where two tribal girls are collecting and bunching the "Jhupsi"(Zipsy) seasonal flowers. More than ninety percent of population in Panskura are engaged in flower cultivation. Panskura has always being the potential suppliers of different seasonal flowers to Kolkata market as well as for the rest of the state.

TAGS: Flower, India, Market, Seasonal, Tribal

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Kolkata, India
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© BISWAJIT PATRA.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2014
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 25, 2014, 1:34 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D300S
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO400
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PHOTO LOCATION Panskura, India