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Inside a tannery

Workers apply bleaching chemicals to leather pieces to soften them and then clean them inside a tannery in Jajmau, Kanpur. Kanpur is one of the most polluted cities in India and has been the hub for leather production since the British established tanneries in the 19th century. More than half of the tanneries in Kanpur are illegal and operate outside the pollution control regulations.

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© Harikrishna Katragadda.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2016
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 12:37 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D800
Focal Length: 32mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO200
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PHOTO LOCATION Kanpur, India