Duty At Dawn
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Fisher men of a village called Mandarmani in India are busy at dawn preparing their fishing net before going out to the sea for their catch. Though I had no live LCD, I tried my best to take a low angle shot as I wanted to show them - standing above the land and touching the sky - in order to show the significance of their job and tradition. By making each of them a silhouttee I have protected their identity and tired to capture the magnificient sky that the Lord shows them before they leave for the sea. It seemed that the beauty was a blessing from the Divine to them. The sky seemed to be protecing them by keeping away bad weather. For me, these humble workers are the fuel of the human civilisation.
Also by Subhanjan Sengupta
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