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    Some people consoling a crying girl during a funeral.
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    This image is powerful compositionally with the hands moving our eye through the frame. More importantly the hands communicate the emotions of the scene. One is closed and tight – even pained – and the other is open and gentle providing comfort. The photograph works on many levels.

    Matt Moyer
    National Geographic Photographer
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    Date Taken: Apr 19, 2014
    Date Uploaded: Feb 26, 2015
    Location: Trapani, Sicily, Italy
    Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
    Focal Length: 45 mm
    Shutter Speed: 1/40 sec
    Aperture: f/4
    ISO: 1000
    Copyright: © Giorgio Vacirca
    Categories: Black and White, People, Abstract
    Assignments: Finding Family