Incense Maker

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© Niharika Sanyal
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Photo Info
UploadedJuly 6, 2011
TakenJuly 6, 2011
MakeNikon Corporation
ModelNIKON D90
Exposure1/125 sec at f/6.3
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length21 mm

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She makes 10,000 incense sticks (agarbattis) a day, earning a mere Rs.11 for every 1000 agarbattis.

Thank you for the Spotlights, Richard Knight and Roxana!

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17 responses

  • Rajeev Jadhav

    Rajeev Jadhav gave props (6 Jul 2011):

    Sunder Photo !!

  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (6 Jul 2011):

    I can almost smell them. Beautifully composed. Love her smile and all the tones and textures.

  • Richard Knight

    Richard Knight gave props (6 Jul 2011):

    Isn't this wonderful? Wow!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (7 Jul 2011):

    wonderful tones and a great portrait.

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (7 Jul 2011):

    Beautiful colors and textures!

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (7 Jul 2011):

    What a wonderful image!...That is a lot of incense sticks to make and hard labor but still produce a lovely smile.

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (7 Jul 2011):

    Sir Richard is Great for spotlighting Niharika's Picture!!! It is really fantastic!!! I really find such oppertunity. Great Niharika.. Keep it up...

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (8 Jul 2011):

    this truly IS wonderful, very interesting as well !!

  • Roxana Brivent-Barnes

    Roxana Brivent-Barnes said (11 Jul 2011):

    She is so beautiful, a perfect shot, and amazing story!

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (11 Jul 2011):

    Aha!!! Roxana has spotlighted this shot!!! Great !!! This photo really deserve the best!!!

  • Niharika Sanyal

    Niharika Sanyal gave props (11 Jul 2011):

    Thank you :)

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (11 Jul 2011):

    This is such fabulous portrait work! I love how you composed it. The POV is perfect. She seems happy in her work and I am sure it is hard.

  • charu ram

    charu ram gave props (1 Aug 2011):

    nice and warm colors! great shot!

  • tania medina

    tania medina gave props (8 Aug 2011):

    Well composed! Wonderful photo!

  • Jan Sluimer

    Jan Sluimer (Deleted) gave props (20 Aug 2011):

    no comments....wonderful

  • Merike Mäll

    Merike Mäll gave props (30 Aug 2011):

    väga hea pilt

  • Lynn Pepper

    Lynn Pepper gave props (2 Oct 2011):

    Beautiful - love the colors and composition!

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