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Octopus Lady, Jagalchi Market, Busan, South Korea

In this shot I tried to capture the cornucopia of sea life available in Jagalchi Market, Busan, South Korea. But also a sadness that this degree of harvesting of marine life must wreak on the marine environment. I love the lady's slightly puzzled sad look. There's a paleness to her apron and a droopiness to her posture (and the woman to her left) that mirrors the lifeless draped octopus corpses around her.

TAGS: Korea, Marine, Market, Octopus, Portrait, South Korea

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© Diane Hope.
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Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 09.2017
Total Views: 39
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 12, 2017, 5:45 p.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 5s
Focal Length: 4.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/120
Aperture: f2.2
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PHOTO LOCATION Busan, South Korea