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With limited access to regular power, no appliances and little space, the multiple million residents 
of Mumbai send their laundry to a 50 acre outdoor laundry facility called Dhobi Ghat.   Its along
Farmer in Hermosilla, Burgos (Spain).
Tempting!   Those lovely fair flags tempt us to indulge in sweet and fried specialties as we visit a late afternoon county fair.
Statue of Liberty
The trader
A girl in Corregidor island, Philippines
While walking around the Jodhpur market at the edge of the continental desert, various animals just walked through including this elephant with his driver bringing supplies through the area.  I love t
"El Colacho" in Castrillo de Murcia (Burgos, Spain). "El Colacho" is a medieval fair held each year in this small village of Spain.
Bubbles in the stream.
A foggy afternoon on the Peruvian Costa Verde. The Pacific Ocean serves as an expansive background to paragliding, while the peculiar combination of sunlight and cloudiness of Lima's coast turns every
Collecting nectar
What could be more American than a county fair?  I love that it was dusk and the bright lights were just beginning to glow on a hot summer afternoon.
The shopkeeper - a shawl seller from Kashmir
Gran Via, Madrid (Spain)
Sail boaters hurry to get off Lake Winnebago as the sun sets and a storm looms on the horizen.
Bishnoi Dinner,2009
On a jeep safari of the desert outside Jodhpur. While the man of the house conducted an business, the mother and grandmother were cooking dinner in this pot.   I loved the colors,
Streets of Burgos, Spain
A girl sleeping in a hotel room of Makati (Manila, Philippines)
frosty morning at cushmans mill, along Bark river. Jefferson County, Wisconsin. canon eos xsi rebel
Butterfly enjoying dinner on backyard butterfly bush
Live Fire!! While at a civil war reenactment, some of the old boys took time out to use a gatling gun for target practice. You really can't have too much fun!
Abandoned house in Madrid (Spain)
Hiking in Juneau, Alaska
8th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
What could be more American than a county fair? I love that it was dusk and the bright lights were just beginning to glow on a hot summer afternoon.

What could be more American than a county fair? I love that it was dusk and the bright lights were just beginning to glow on a hot summer afternoon.

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