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Illegal Sudanese asylum seekers take refuge under a train platform to escape French riot police.
In an unusual moment, asylum seekers from both Africa and Asia pose for a portrait in Calais, France. Usually, the two diasporas do not mix.
Hayley warming up
Red Sky
A Sudanese asylum seeker poses for a portrait in an illegal abandoned warehouse squat in Calais, France.
A Sudanese asylum seeker smokes a cigarette in his illegal abandoned warehouse squat in Calais, France.
An untouchable Dom laborer and a family member stoke the fire and rotate the corpse contained within the flames during a cremation in Varanasi, India.
Hayleys Horse Show
Family members and friends assemble beside the river Ganges during a cremation ceremony in Varanasi, India.
Joined by his wife in an ashram, the family patriarch awaits death in Varanasi, India.
An untouchable Dom laborer carries logs to the site of a funeral pyre in Varanasi, India.
Family members and friends bathe the corpse of the recently deceased in the river Ganges in Varanasi, India.
Pond in St. Augustine Florida
An untouchable Dom laborer shields his mouth from the smoke from a funeral pyre in Varanasi, India.
Untouchable Dom laborers pan and sift for jewelry of the deceased after an open-air cremation in Varanasi, India.
Pond in St. Augustine Florida
Watching Florida Wildlife in the park
On a visit to Ceasar Creek State Park....
on a visit to Ceasar Creek State Park...
Hocking Hills on a cloudy day......
Its me in Ceasar Creek State Park..
"And if you look to my left, you can see the Colorado River."
Captured by the eyes of a child
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Family members and friends bathe the corpse of the recently deceased in the river Ganges in Varanasi, India.

Family members and friends bathe the corpse of the recently deceased in the river Ganges in Varanasi, India.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2010
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 3, 2010, 10 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 34mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO100
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