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On Lake Michigan at the Indiana Dunes State Park
Daddy Long-Legs
Pitcher Plan close-up
In the way of English dreams.
Japanese Beetles
Sunset From Brasstown Bald, Georgia
Meandering Through A Rio Favela
A little lady.
Ice Cream - the old fashioned way
Streetcar journey in San Francisco
Hiking Harder Kulm in Interlaken, Switzerland
Her Gaze made me deaf dumb and numb. All world stood still her eyes showed me a new world.
A Museum Oasis
Little Sun
Sun rise by the dock on Caye Caulker, Belize.
A close-up and personal reminder within the vastness of the Lincoln National Forest.
Southern Magnolia Charm
Iba Mahr In Charge
The World is at your Fingertips
Fishing at Dawn
Magic Yellow
The Dawning of a Yellow Parasol
14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Her Gaze made me deaf dumb and numb. All world stood still her eyes showed me a new world.

Well this is one photograph from my Series "Women Of YesterYears". The idea behind this series was to capture the renowed personalities of our state who had contributed a lot to the societybut in the end are themselves living a lonely life. Similar case is with this lady namely "Fatima Begum". She in her younger days was considered among the richest and most intelligent enterpreneurs and did a lot of social service but was not bestowed with any child. She in the later age as of today is living alone with one domestic help. When i approached her for the story, i wanted to do on her she nodded and thats it. I went there for 3 continous days but i never heard her speak. She only sat at a place in the corner of a room and would stare at the door case.

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Srinagar, India
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Date Taken: 03.2016
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PHOTO LOCATION Srinagar, India