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The overcrowded roadway acts as metaphor for the psyche of the modern western world.  The chaotic movement captured addresses issues of urbanization, the complexity of city life and the endless moveme
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10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
An old hindu widow sits near the doorsteps of her house and watches people go about their business. The very next shop sells 'shakha' and 'sindur' -exclusive commodities for married (non-widow) woman.

An old hindu widow sits near the doorsteps of her house and watches people go about their business. The very next shop sells 'shakha' and 'sindur' -exclusive commodities for married (non-widow) woman. Widows typically are not allowed to wear colors.

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© Shahnewaz Karim.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 06.2012
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2012, 11:20 a.m.
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Camera Model: NIKON D300S
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO200
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