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    Edit Photo Details Life Jacket   #protest #blackandwhite #southkorea #street #documentary #seoul #korea
    An elderly woman presses on a life jacket, one of 295 laid outside Gwanghwamun Square to represent the lives lost during the sinking of the Sewol ferry in 2014. Many protestors blame the president for not acting fast enough to rescue those trapped on the ferry.
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    "295 life jackets, 295 lives lost during the sinking of the Sewol ferry in 2014. Thanks Joseph for composing this image so well that I had to stop and read the story." - Gloria Salgado Gispert

    Matt Adams
    Senior Producer, Nat Geo Your Shot
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    Date Taken: Dec 10, 2016
    Date Uploaded: Dec 11, 2016
    Location: Seoul, Seoul, South Korea
    Camera: FUJIFILM X100S
    Focal Length: 19 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/140 sec
    Aperture: f/5.6
    ISO: 200
    Copyright: © Joseph Chung
    Categories: Black and White, People, Places
    Assignments: Lines, Textures, and Patterns, The Gift of Life