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Truck Rider

By handlerstudio  
This is an image neglected when I did my Peru series a few months back. This rather overloaded truck was in Olantaytumbo, Peru, where you get on the train to go to Macchu Picchu, at the north end of the Sacred Valley. I have put this in my "incongruity" file....the guy on that overloaded truck, filled with flammables.

This will be my last upload till next Wednesday or Thursday. I am going down to Washington DC tomorrow for the annual Conference of Citizens Climate Lobby, and then to spend two days walking the halls of Congress, meeting with staffs of Senators or Representatives to lobby to try to convince them that they need to pass a carbon tax. In the cause of working to make a better world, around the big issue of climate change, the moral issue of our time.


Tags: Transport Landscape and travel Humour and fun

Voters: S_Psharma, Hermanus, richmowil and 12 more

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S_Psharma 5 1 India
22 Jun 2013 5:44AM
Excellent very ell captured.

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Hermanus 5 4 South Africa
22 Jun 2013 6:11AM
What an amazing photo Peter !! How dumb can one get and still breathe Smile Good luck on your venture to Washington DC - may you have favour there !!
richmowil Plus
9 352 2 England
22 Jun 2013 8:06AM
This guy was defintely at the back of the queue!! Well spotted and captured!!
jaktis 14 84 Sweden
22 Jun 2013 10:17AM
A great picture, but I guess that you will have a hard time

achieverswales 7 8 101 Wales
22 Jun 2013 12:33PM
No health and safety there Peter, best of luck with your lobbying.


xwang 9 56 8
22 Jun 2013 3:32PM
Oh,my god.. you do see something unusual all the time...
I support you, good work! And good luck to you.
taggart Plus
13 47 13 United States
22 Jun 2013 4:46PM
Take care, hope things go well in DC--(avoid jail)

That's a very scary fantastic bit of reportage!
widtink 5 406 2 Scotland
22 Jun 2013 8:48PM

Quote:No health and safety there Peter, best of luck with your lobbying.



All the best Peter Smile

ukgubbi 6 5 India
23 Jun 2013 3:29PM
very touching and amazing. best wishes to your w.dc sojourn
25 Jun 2013 11:20AM
Amazing how no safety rules apply in some countries
Well captured image
Regards Brian
Buen ojo. Una Fotografía de portada.

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