#WomenWednesday – School Trip To Madurai

A great group shot of young students taken at Meenakshi Temple. Of course all the boys in the class were jumping in the way of the girls so I ordered them out the frame to get this one. Gotta love their identical hair.

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#TonemapHDRTuesday – Banana Depot

This is an HDR shot, a composite of three identical images exposed differently, to pick up detail in the light and shadow areas. It is a submission for another photographic theme and follows on from the set I took at the banana depot.

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#MyTownTuesday – Cochin, Kerala

This picture, taken in the depot of the market, went down well on Google+ and shows yet another worker with a heavy object on their head. These guys must have necks of steel!

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Kenya-Eritrea row over arms to Somalia heats up

Kenya-Eritrea row over arms to Somalia heats up NAIROBI/MOGADISHU (Reuters) – Eritrea has rejected a Kenyan accusation that it might be arming Somalia’s Islamist al Shabaab rebels, and said a threat by Kenya to take unspecified action in response was “unfortunate.”

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