People
arrow left arrow right
The Fisherman
We are Playing!
Kalbeliya woman
The Smoking
To Downtown
Fungus
In Good Hands
Beautiful girl on the bank of the river
The Kyauk Ka Lat Pagoda
Beach Football at Digha
Life of Irrawaddy
Oyster Collectors
www
Fun in the Sand
Little Acrobat of Golden Fort
Into the Woods
The color of Royalty
Lichen flora
Beauty has an address
Intimate Landscape
Diamonds in the Sand
Clothed in Purple
Reaching for the sky
12th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Oyster Collectors

Women of village by the river Matla on Canning, West Bengal, collecting oysters and clams while the river on low tide. Two way purpose is there - supply of protein in food and the shells are sold to nearby calcium product factories.

TAGS: India, Low Tide

photographer avatar
Kolkata , West Bengal, India
Member since 2014
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Gautam Basu.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2013
Filed Under: People
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 11, 2014, 3:04 a.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D5000
Focal Length: 86mm
Shutter Speed: 1/640
Aperture: f11
ISO: ISO400
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION Canning, West Bengal, India., India