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Lithification

The Malinke Fête de la Mare is, among other things, one day a year where people can fish in certain sacred marshes. Shortly after the whistle was blown signaling the fishing could begin, a boy pauses for a portrait. (Not pictured is his basket of fish - he knew what he was doing).

TAGS: Culture, Festival, Guinea, Portrait, Tradition

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© Cappy Phalen.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 05.2016
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: July 21, 2017, 9:21 a.m.
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Focal Length: 170mm
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PHOTO LOCATION Baro, Guinea