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Traditional Incan Weaving III
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portrait of a Naga
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Traditional Incan Weaving II
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The Chamberlain of the 30th RGM
The African beauty
13th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
portrait of a Naga

I visited Allahabad to photograph the nagas at Kumbh mela - the largest gathering of humans on the planet. It was a surreal experience and also difficult than i anticipated. Naga sadhus are knows to be very violent and so getting closer to photograph them was a challenge. I was shoved away overtime i tried getting closer or tried chatting up. at dawn,Just before sunrise i was wandering trying to get a glimpse of them before the action began and came across this interesting juxtaposition.

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 02.2015
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2015, 5:09 p.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 50D
Focal Length: 29mm
Shutter Speed: 1/40
Aperture: f7.1
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