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Punjabi Baby

By ade_mcfade      
Her mum followed me for 20 minutes, tapping me on the shoulder, begging and saying the same thing over and over....

I've been told by everyone not to give money

So jestured to take photos of the baby and then it would be payment for a shoot - rather than just giving cash for nothing...

That was my take anyway...

Very young by the look of it... not a great future either I guess.

Tags: Poor India Black and white Reality Punjab Begger

Voters: Daisymaye, ubaruch, SlowSong and 14 more


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Daisymaye Plus
12 23 18 Canada
25 Oct 2014 2:04PM
Such a heart wrenching little face. Those eyes!
SlowSong Plus
12 9.5k 30 England
25 Oct 2014 3:35PM
A beautiful child. Poignant image.
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AnneWorner 13 620 43 United States
25 Oct 2014 7:25PM
Sadness shouldn't show in the eyes of someone this young - very strong, touching street candid portraits you've been uploading lately Ade.

Anne
Philpot Plus
8 336 4 United Kingdom
25 Oct 2014 10:52PM
So young but you can sense the desperation in her eyes.
26 Oct 2014 2:27PM
India will make you cry...I was in tears a few times.

Great shot Ade...nearly making me cry again.

Hope you enjoyed the Sikh wedding, bet it was an unforgettable experience.

Elaine Grin
ade_mcfade 16 15.2k 216 England
26 Oct 2014 7:08PM
never eaten so much

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