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Folklorico Luna Y Sol

The photograph that I took of the dance group Groupo Folkloric Luna Y Sol De San Josè State, captures the American Experience because it represents Mexican cultural heritage and dance intertwined, and reminds us that while we are all unique, we come together to pay homage to our heritage. Jennifer Castillo, the subject, dances with pride for her culture sharing this with the audience.

TAGS: California, Heritage, United States

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Gilroy, California, United States of America
Member since 2015
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© Michael Xavier.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2015
Total Views: 28
Filed Under: The American Experience
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 15, 2015, 6:46 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS REBEL T3
Focal Length: 55mm
Shutter Speed: 1/160
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO6400
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PHOTO LOCATION San Jose, California, United States of America