Photographer's Note

Inhabitant of Martinique photographed during the fete of Saint Pierre on May 8th, 2008, anniversary of the eruption of the volcano.
May 8th, 1902, at 7:50 am, volcano of Montagne Pelée an enormous explosion and wakes the inhabitants of Saint Pierre, in Martinique.
Some minutes later, 30 000 inhabitants of this city die, burned and suffocated.

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Photo Information
  • Copyright: Giovanni RAMON (ramon) (45)
  • Genre: People
  • Medium: Color
  • Date Taken: 2008-05-08
  • Categories: Daily Life
  • Exposure: f/5.6, 1/250 seconds
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  • Photo Version: Original Version
  • Date Submitted: 2008-11-29 14:48
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