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Retired
* 2006-02-03 20:12 oochappan

Retired

India - Tamil Nadu - Madurai

An ex railway workman, retired .
Every evening he comes to the grocery shop sitting on a step, enjoying the cool evening. Never saw him talking to someone, why not, I had a chat with him, a fine and very tall man. The railway company takes good care for their personnel, they provide free healthcare, free train-traveling and a pension. Most of the Indians have no pension at all.

The light of the shop fell on his face, just enough to give it a try , up to the limits.

Canon EOS 5D ,Canon EF 24-70mm f/2.8L USM
ISO-3200 F/2,8 1/40sec 58mm full exif

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Paul James18-Aug-2006 00:00
oochappan,

...what a beautiful portrait of this gentleman; wonderfull light & colors - a great capture!

Regards,
PJAMES
carol j. phipps15-Apr-2006 21:17
Very nice.
Guest 08-Apr-2006 23:36
Nice shot -