Two street boys sorting garbage in bags to sell them for recycling in Patna.
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danos (78036) 2012-02-18 2:43
very nice this documentary shot form the daily life of this boys as collect from the garbage the necessary for their living.I like the light and the colour management of the image with the clarity to be superb.
Have a good weekend,Danos
bayno (18334) 2012-02-18 3:41
a known reality, very sad, the children should go to school and not go to collect waste, great reportage, beautiful tones, greeting from Jaipur,
have a good WE, Valter
milad_abazari (1648) 2012-02-19 0:17
Well-documented picture of the lives of Indian people to a filing.
gita (243) 2012-02-21 20:39
I like your series of various working shots, and this one is well documented
jmdias (48303) 2012-05-06 10:42
an image with a great informative mood. nice light, framing and sharpness. hard life.
ikeharel (43877) 2012-06-02 0:52
Sad but that's our world, Miguel.
Good contribution to TE, as we should remember that not all sights in our world are the same...
Excelent taken moment.
Have a nice weekend,
mirosu (8022) 2012-06-02 1:06
Poor boys in unhealthy business. Well captured in action. You got an excellent light (must be late afternoon sun) and wery good sharpness. Migue, this could be a good entry in any environmental photo competition.
mcmtanyel (5143) 2013-05-04 18:50
Not a pleasant sight, but it's a story that needs to be told. Well done!
elenimavrandoni (9965) 2013-07-07 21:52
Real life scene, sad to see children working like this..but your shot is real and it is a true reportage shot!
all the best
tomi1 (2080) 2013-09-11 14:41
I do admire these two boys looking after themselves. Sometimes all the money earned in recycling is needed to sustain a family. Surving is ever a great challenge. These boys begin knowing how life is hard and it is time to give them some decent career. I do not know India but It seems for me that is turning to the technology development. The society is changing anyway. But I think that recycling may be paid bably yet having someone exploring this business. Nevertheless this is not a work for boys in this age. Normally older people do it. Warm regards. Tomi