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Badlands in the Badlands National Park on an overcast fall day.
A watchful baby orangutan
BOATING LIFE   CANON T4i
Monkeys grooming in low light
A hand in the darkness
Pretzel's Kiss
A Barbary macaque father and baby.
BLUE SKY    CANON T4i
A Mountain Village man carries hay down the hill
Beauty and the stars
Vernanzza Blue Hour
Kharytyna
All is in the past
Maria
A butterfly resting a on a narrow tree branch
Golden sunset
Baba Gania, Chernobyl Exclusion Zone
Drops of freshness
A ROGAN ART WORKER OF BHUJ-INDIA
Wonder Land
THE SANDGROUSE FIGHTING
resting in the fortress shade
gleaming cuttlefishes
14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Kharytyna

Kharytyna Descha from the village of Teremtsi,Chernobyl Exclusion Zone, is the oldest inhabitant of the abandoned area. She is 96 years old. She lives alone and can't take good care of herself but her son and relatives come from Kiev from time to time to check up on her.

TAGS: Documentary, Portrait, Ukraine

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Berlin, Germany
Member since 2016
Photo Information
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© Alina Rudya.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2015
Total Views: 87
Total Favorites: 1
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Sept. 23, 2016, 7:07 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D610
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f1.4
ISO: ISO800
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PHOTO LOCATION village of Teremtsi, Ukraine