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The majesty of the Grand Canyon as presented at Lipan Point
a fisherman of Odisha on his journey of the day
First snow
Historic Escalator
Peek a boo
Camels staring at a hot air balloon
St Marks Square at night after the rain
blue angel
Ordinary day in Paris
Pacu Jawi (Cow Race) in progress near Payakumbuh, West Sumatra, Indonesia
Fern at Flora Köln, Germany
A motorist and a dog share a busy alleyway in Phnom Penh
Autumn in Oulx
Turning back
Worship with lamp and fasting
Ordinary day in Ukraine
Reflected Light over the Atlantic Ocean
dead time
Buddhist monks at Bayon temple at night during the Khmer New Year celebration
Branches of the Auraucaria araucana (Monkey Tail Tree)
With grandmother
15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Pacu Jawi (Cow Race) in progress near Payakumbuh, West Sumatra, Indonesia

Paired cows run a muddy course of about hundred meters. The objective is not to be the fastest but to finish the course in a straight line and with maximum possible grace.A jockey positions himself on a wooden contraption fixed to a harness, holds on to the tails and occasionally bites them to egg on the cows.

TAGS: Indonesia

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© Pavel Chakraborty .
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Total Views: 40
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 30, 2017, 4:11 a.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Focal Length: 200mm
Shutter Speed: 1/1000
Aperture: f5.6
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PHOTO LOCATION Payakumbuh, Indonesia