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Season change
Either it is winter or it is summer, everyday trains run with many people
who fearlessly hang on in a fearful journey. Crowded trains and the need to
save money are motivations for risking ones life
Instead of ghosts, this century old building shelters living and hopeful souls. Its a home to 80 families of sweepers - one of the most neglected and downtrodden community.
Pilot prays to fallen soldier of 9/11.
There is perpetual construction within the city, and yet a vast number of structures stand unfinished, with nary a worker in sight.
In monsoon a child is running in the road of Philippines.
Fort Niagara - Soldiers display old flag.
A Kashmiri little lad was working hard on the cart in small bi-lane of old Srinagar.
A woman is moving towards her house. Within One year, after losing everything twice in flood still people are fighting to get their past life back.
Within One year, after losing everything twice in flood still people are fighting
to get their past life back. A man is trying for fishing to survive in aftermath of flood. Shatkhira
San Francisco - Altered buildings down town.
Once rice is harvested, women like Srilanka Yangani (73) work from dawn to dusk thrashing the grain. The work is dismally paid, damaging to health and leaves little to nothing that can be saved for re
Everyday trains run with many people who fearlessly hang on in a fearful
journey. Crowded trains and the need to save money are motivations for risking
ones life for a breathtaking ride home at the
These are the forgotten, individuals working alone or in pairs, donning traditional garments and toting alpacas through the streets, with the sole aim of begging money from tourists.
Long Exposure of an orange grove.
Surrounding people could have lost everything in the fire if Sumon (27-old-year) did not jump to stop the fierce fire alone. Rubbish of textile & industrial products are always thrown near the Burigan
Pow Wow - A Native dancer performs his spiritual dance.
The bomb damaged top of San Jeronimo church.
Varanasi
Internet cables awaiting installation at Dhaka University provide a welcome comfort, in a burning summer, for Majeda (48)  a homeless woman. Being jobless she still has the faith to fight long.
A village on the road through rural Honduras
Boat and Ulun Danu temple, in Bali
Slot canyon in Antelope Canyon (Page, Arizona)
10th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Once rice is harvested, women like Srilanka Yangani (73) work from dawn to dusk thrashing the grain. The work is dismally paid, damaging to health and leaves little to nothing that can be saved for re

Once rice is harvested, women like Srilanka Yangani (73) work from dawn to dusk thrashing the grain. The work is dismally paid, damaging to health and leaves little to nothing that can be saved for retirement years. She has nothing to pass her old da

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Narayanganj, Bangladesh
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© GMB Akash.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 10.2010
Total Views: 88
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 26, 2012, 10:04 a.m.
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Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
Focal Length: 24mm
Shutter Speed: 1/125
Aperture: f9
ISO: ISO200
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