Local villagers

By: itchierfeet

Jun 01 2010

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Category: Black and White, Ethiopia, People, Travel

1 Comment

Aperture:f/4.5
Focal Length:18.098mm
ISO:80
Shutter:1/50 sec
Camera:Canon PowerShot G11

After this woman showed me how to spin cotton (and made it look so much easier than it actually was) she asked for some money for the service!  A shy and demure look crossed her face as she asked, which luckily for me was at the same time as I pushed the shutter!

[Canon G11, ISO 80, 1/50 @ f/4.5, 18mm]

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One comment on “Local villagers”

  1. I really feel like you’ve made a sudden jump in your photography skills??? This is a really amazing photo. I love the expression of the kid. And the movement of the hand — it completely captures what you just described in words.


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