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    Edit Photo Details The light of life   #light #lightandshadow #bird #shadow #story #widow #family #portrait #love #people #manandanimal #pet
    “Buri” meaning in Bengali is the old lady. This old lady stays in our locality. She is very poor. She has nobody to look after her because her husband was died in a car accident in few years ago. She does her daily jobs herself. The old widow also took her ration, went to market and cooked her food by herself .She lives alone with her Indian parrot. She loves her parrot and tell us that she has a little family means the ‘Buri‘ and her beautiful Parrot.
    Composition 11
    Lighting 14
    Creativity 5
    Story 13

    Beautiful use of light, and a sweet story.

    Whitney Johnson
    National Geographic Deputy Director of Photography
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    Date Taken: Jan 22, 2017
    Date Uploaded: Jan 24, 2017
    Location: Kolkata, Bengal, India
    Focal Length: 18 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/80 sec
    Aperture: f/9
    ISO: 200
    Copyright: © Mayukh Mitra
    Categories: Culture, People, Portraits
    Assignments: Not Just A Face, My Best Photos of 2017, Exploring Time, Unsung Hero, Because of Her, I Love You, Finding Family, Why We Love Pets, Strong Women, Empathy Gap