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Smiling Tibetan girl coming out of the dark 12th June 2007

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    Nice portrait.. one suggestion: cut out the blue and see how it looks..

  • Everest expedition 2005. Miscellaneous shots from Kathmandu, Nepal, Tibet and Everest
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Smiling Tibetan girl coming out of the dark

The story behind "Smiling Tibetan girl coming out of the dark"

This young girl was shy and hiding in the dark corners of the teahouse, but for a moment I could persuade her to briefly show her face in the morning light. How a smile can light up a room (thanks MC :)

Edit: slightly changed and re-uploaded after a good comment, see below!

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