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water lilies
COMPANY
Falling for fall while homeward bound through Coconino National forest
Yosemite Falls in the Spring
Midwestern Sky
Pink impatiens at Leu Gardens
still life
ARATI
Coconuts trees
River outside the Notre Dame cathedral
giants
BREAD OR FAITH
Farmers
Musee du Louvre from the Quai des Tuileries III
A woman holds her jarana and tarima after performing at the border fence separating the U.S. and Mexico
Saw Grass in the Sound
Demand for Freedom
Walking along the Sculpture & Shore Walk in Reykjavik
Exorcism
The Earth Never Sleeps
The Abduction
Wild Engima
Tint of Sorrow
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
BREAD OR FAITH

THIS IS THE PRACTICE OF MUSLIM RELIGION. THEY PRAY TO THEIR GOD BY READING THE NAMAZ, WHILE FACING TOWARDS THE WEST (I.E. TOWARDS MECCA). THE IRONY OF THIS PICTURE IS THE BEGGAR BEGGING TO EARN HIS BREAD FOR THE DAY WHILE HUNDREDS OF MUSLIMS PRAY TO ALLAH FOR THE GOOD OF ALL.

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Kolkata, India
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2015
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2015, 1:06 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 7D
Focal Length: 18mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO160
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