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Cemetery Study

This is Greyfriar Cemetery in the heart of Edinburgh, Scotland; the city was literally built around it, right up to its gates. I came upon this young woman who appears to be studying in the cemetery, oblivious to all else -- and the contrast, and ironies, were too striking to pass up.

TAGS: Cemetery, City, Girl, Ireland

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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2016
Total Views: 64
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 5:54 p.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D7100
Focal Length: 35mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO500
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PHOTO LOCATION Edinburgh, Scotland, Ireland