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Lunch Time:-This photograph was taken in a Dhaba (Restaurant)which is in a remote Tribal village in Purulia. There is the only Restaurant on that place.   People were having their Lunch for which we h
An American pioneer homemaker, re-enacted at a living museum.
While cycling I came upon the celebration of a summer birthday in Seattle.  I wondered if the man was trying to escape his birthday and becoming another year older or merely going for a chilly swim.
Inside a temple in South Korea.
emotions fading off
An early American wheelwright plies his trade
After all the cities an countries I have visited, I finally feel at home.
The Sun On A Porch Stoop
Looking down from a top of Smoky Mountains
A blacksmith toils at his dying art
lost in thoughts
Driving through western Washington I came upon this reminder of our not so distant past.  Cars were speeding by on the adjacent interstate as I took this photo reminiscent of a slower time.
an American pioneer sewing by the light streaming in from the window
View of Prague and Vltava river
The sun sets amongst the busy and crowded city of Cairo, Egypt. Post Revolution.
early morning from my garden
Enjoying a new dawn to a new day at Umhlanga Beach, South Africa.
a peaceful morning in the Venice lagoon.
A Glimpse Of Home, Away From Home
After the Egyptian Revolution, Egyptian pride was evident for all to see.
scurrying through the Louvre
During college trip, I found an exotic bridge at W&M University.
A building sits alone, abandoned and defeated in the streets of Malaga, Spain.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Driving through western Washington I came upon this reminder of our not so distant past. Cars were speeding by on the adjacent interstate as I took this photo reminiscent of a slower time.

Driving through western Washington I came upon this reminder of our not so distant past. Cars were speeding by on the adjacent interstate as I took this photo reminiscent of a slower time.

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Seattle, Washington, United States of America
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2012
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 27, 2012, 9:08 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D300
Focal Length: 34mm
Shutter Speed: 1/2000
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO400
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