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© rachelrobichaux
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UploadedMay 13, 2010
TakenMay 7, 2010
ModelCanon EOS 20D
Exposure1/250 sec at f/2
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length50 mm
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A retired Devadasi takes rest in her quiet village home.

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4 responses

  • Michele Randell

    Michele Randell said (13 May 2010):

    An inner silence or peace in her eyes..beautiful!

  • Michele Randell

    Michele Randell said (13 May 2010):

    I read your description just now about devadasis and maybe because she is retired she looks peaceful.. maybe an easing of the life she once had to bear through no choice of her own..

  • J.L. Sofka

    J.L. Sofka (Deleted) gave props (13 May 2010):

    Such a strong photo, National Geographic Greatness

  • Karen Zimmerman

    Karen Zimmerman gave props (22 May 2010):


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