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Smoky conversations

The photo was taken in a small and traditional cafe in the oldest part of the city (Tetuan, Morocco). The man spent years with the same habit, coming to this cafe every evening, engaging in long conversations with his mates from the same generation about life, their struggles and their experiences. I, as an outsider, tried to join them and learn more about their stories and through them, the story of their city. I learned recently that he passed away it sadden me to know that they are the last generation that lived there when the city was under Spanish rule. And as they are being forgotten, a whole popular culture in going extinct.

TAGS: Morocco, Portrait

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Palafrugell, Spain
Member since 2018
Photo Information
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© ayman abdelilah.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 09.2016
Total Views: 29
Filed Under: People
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Oct. 25, 2018, 11:59 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 60D
Focal Length: 100mm
Shutter Speed: 1/400
Aperture: f2.8
ISO: ISO250
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PHOTO LOCATION Tetuan, Morocco