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The Watching Hands
The Forgotten Souls of a Death Quarry
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The Forgotten Souls of a Death Quarry

Children play on old tires that will burn to warm the rock and make it more brittle in the quarry of Boulmigou -where more than 1500 women and children work- with terrible consequences: fires, diseases, brutal pollution that destroys the environment... death.

TAGS: Africa, Burkina Faso, Poverty, Quarry

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Managua, Nicaragua
Member since 2017
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© Antonio Aragon Renuncio.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2017
Total Views: 23
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Oct. 24, 2018, 2:25 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D610
Focal Length: 28mm
Shutter Speed: 1/80
Aperture: f3.2
ISO: ISO200
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