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A male crowm damselfly : Euphaea variegata
Bees in spring
Feeding Time At The OK Corral
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The branches of a tree
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A Helping Hand
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Kee Gompa
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13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
A Helping Hand

This moment was one of many captured during my recent 3-month experience in Japan. This monk stood completely still unless someone gave a donation, in which he would thank them with a bow. A sustainable travel project would involve considerable time spent in a location, and would help bring awareness to that environment. This photo represents sustainable travel in that it provides a viewer a glimpse into the daily life of a monk, and shows the monk's desire and determination to raise funds for a cause.

TAGS: Black And White, Festival, Japan, Monk, Sustainable Travel, Tokyo

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Southaven, Mississippi, United States of America
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© Adarryll Jackson.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2015
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Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: May 29, 2015, 11:02 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D7100
Focal Length: 82mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f5
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