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This is a portrait of an elderly lady in a rural part of Bangladesh. This lady communicated her happiness and welcoming warmth through her smile. It was the first time anyone here had met or spoken to
Taken in Bangladesh, this portrait features a young lady's green eyes. I originally came across a group of neighbours and friends around twilight playing games outside their houses in the small town o
A friend and I awoke to a surreal, foggy morning on an alpine lake on the Pacific Crest Trail.
A rainy day in Nebaj, Guatemala
Trucks
On the road
Wildflowers stop us in our tracks on the Pacific Crest Hiking trail.
The Golden Rock
Early morning sunlight in a Belizean rainforest.
Palo Alto sunset
A walk along the California coast on a foggy day surprised us with layers of trees.
Three fishermen on Inle Lake
A hike through the rural villages of Nebaj, Guatemala educated us in the everyday activities the people living there.
A monk walks through the grounds of the Gangte Goemba, a 450-year-old monastery set in a remote valley in the Kingdom of Bhutan.
Outlook on the Mediterranean
Rose garden
Two friends look out over a field of yellow mustard flowers in rural Putia, Bangladesh. This photo was taken early in the morning on one of my casual wanderings to see who I could meet and what moment
Cathdrale
A blustery day at the Oregon Coast near Waldport, Oregon.
Early one morning Burmese fishermen are out on the water to catch fish.  The fisherman of this region have a unique rowing technique, where they stand on the stern on one leg and wrap the other leg ar
Istanbul
While trekking through the northern area of rural Myanmar, I came across this scene very early one morning after I arose to watch the sun rise.  The strong rays of the sun are illuminated in the low l
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9th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest
Three fishermen on Inle Lake

At Inle Lake in Burma, Lazar was up at sunrise to capture fishermen who use their legs to wield oars. “I found a high vantage point,” he recalls, “and wanted to photograph this iconic and unique Burmese fishing style.”

TAGS: Fisherman, Myanmar

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Brisbane, Australia
Member since 2014
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Photo of the Day: 06.22.15 Finalist Travel Winner
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© David Lazar.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 01.2011
Total Views: 2123
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Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 1, 2011, 11:16 a.m.
Camera Make:
Camera Model: NIKON D700
Focal Length: 42mm
Shutter Speed: 1/200
Aperture: f7.1
ISO: ISO320
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