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Sebastio Salgado is a master of telling the story of the human condition under even the most trying conditions. His combination of technical mastery, precise timing and insight into his subjects has made for numerous iconic images. For this challenge, submit photos which evoke Sebastio Salgados style.
Sunday, 1st August, 2010 (GMT)
Sunday, 8th August, 2010 – Saturday, 14th August, 2010 (GMT)
Sunday, 15th August, 2010 – Saturday, 21st August, 2010 (GMT)
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Man in a wheelchair begging in front of a big department store in Lyon, France. The contrast between the big sign announcing the sales and the man put's into question our consumer society.
|Submitted:||Saturday, 14th August, 2010 20:14 (GMT)|
|Taken:||Wednesday, 14th July, 2010|
|Focal length:||53 mm|
|Shutter speed:||1/30 sec|
|Notes:||The image has basically no post processing, except that I discarded the colour information in order to fit better into the challenge. Also I have increased the exposure by +2/3 EV.|
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