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Haulage company

By yemtrav
Porter hauling a goods to market, Deorali, Nepal.

(The wooden stick doubles as a prop under the basket, making resting easier).

Tags: Travel Nepal Himalayas Trekking Porter Portraits and people Deorali Bandar

Voters: dark_lord, Chesscat, JN_CHATELAIN_PHOTOGRAPHY and 9 more


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Amazing what some people have to carry in developing countries!
Great documentary image.
JNC

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pablophotographer 9 1.6k 380
8 Jan 2014 7:36PM
I like your picture. You have not only managed to capture the man and his task but record his shadow as well.
Drawing conclusions from a single picture would be worrying.
For one we can admire a man's strength, ingenuity and skill.
Or we can see the high price of owning livestock and can realise the poverty.

A frame can lead or mislead us in understanding the world.
Yours does a good job in helping us understand.

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pablophotographer
rontear Plus
17 23 8 England
8 Jan 2014 11:25PM
" He ain't heavy he's my brother " Hollies reminder. How do they do it !!!!
Ron
viscostatic 14 47 8 United Kingdom
9 Jan 2014 10:39AM
Amazing what these porters do to earn a paltry wage.

Phil.

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