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Mother crossing over her daughter in a ritual called dandi on a Calcutta street in a prayer for healthy and long life for her.
Blue Mountain Beach, Florida
Mondello Sicily, walking along this beautiful sea side port .
Returning Troops
Creating a terra cotta solder model at Xi'an
sun shining on a leaf outlined in ice, taken on a very cold Colorado morning
Lighting from the sky
Make up of maiden before "Kumari Puja", a part of worshiping Goddess Durga.
'OPEN AIR REHEARSAL 'THE SHOT WAS TAKEN BEFORE PERFORMING A VILLAGE DRAMA AND OPEN AIR MAKE-UP AND REHEARSAL ARE GOING ON.
Castle in Sicily
Tribal Girls in a festival.
The Woman of Sapa Valley---found her on a back road wandering the dirt road, she offered me a drink and I bought a bracelet that she made herself. Beautiful woman, so many years shown on her face.
This photograph was taken at Uttar Kamalabari Satra(Vaishnav monastery).This satra impart training in sattriya dance and music,along with that they have the great tradition of mask making.  These youn
St Nicholas Coalbreaker in Mahanoy, PA
Florence. A fragment of the statue of Perseus by Benvenuto Cellini.
red rock canyon capturing morning light!
'Oh Say Can You See?'
St Nicholas Coalbreaker in Mahanoy, PA
Lord Murugan's statue at Batu Caves
This woman is a tobacco farmer from Ilocos Philippines which is known for its fine tobacco.
MIxed up transportation
After shooting a sunrise shot of Grand Teton, I came upon these two in a field while on my way back to town for breakfast.  They were unconcerned with me, and stayed close to me and my camera for 20 m
Riding mopeds in Sapa Valley, outside the city. Ran into villagers and groups of children. The children were the most open to playing games with us and welcoming us into their culture.
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
The Woman of Sapa Valley---found her on a back road wandering the dirt road, she offered me a drink and I bought a bracelet that she made herself. Beautiful woman, so many years shown on her face.

The Woman of Sapa Valley---found her on a back road wandering the dirt road, she offered me a drink and I bought a bracelet that she made herself. Beautiful woman, so many years shown on her face.

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© Giesel Widmer.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2012
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 29, 2012, 9:12 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 20mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f8
ISO: ISO200
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