Hemingway's The Old Man and The Sea

Challenge #1 in the Nature from Around the World series. Hosted by vqueen.
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Very simple: just submit your picture which best expresses your personal interpretation of Ernest Hemingway's chef d'oeuvre "The Old Man & The Sea"
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Real World Old Man of the Sea
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In his book Hemingway wanted to use the story of an old man, Santiago, to show the honor in struggle, to facing adversity with dignity and grace, a theme succinctly captured by this real world photograph of a poor West African fisherman making a living by any means possible.
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Submitted: Thursday, 30th June, 2011 10:07 (GMT)
Taken: Wednesday, 23rd December, 2009
Focal length: 300 mm
Shutter speed: 1/500 sec
Aperture: F8
ISO: 100
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