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A young Ecuadorian girl is carrying her baby brother on her back. Such a sight is not uncommon in South America, where kids as young as six or seven attend to their younger siblings needs while the parents work.
This is a scan from a 35mm slide.

As of 8/2/2011 1365 views

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  • Cadence Gamache
    Cadence Gamachealmost 7 years ago

    Aww! Cute! A wonderful candid shot! The colors are really great in this, especially because they weren’t planned :)

  • Rebecca Brann
    Rebecca Brannalmost 7 years ago


  • stevenlove
    stevenlovealmost 7 years ago

    For a scan it has very good color saturation.
    Did you have to touch up with Photoshop?
    I’ve scanned film photos before and I always have dust to get rid of.

  • Deborah  Bowness
    Deborah Bownessalmost 7 years ago

    Adorable candid shot….great colours too!

  • vonnie1989
    vonnie1989almost 7 years ago

    Beautiful shot, the colors are so vivid, excellent work!

  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasalmost 7 years ago

    Cadence, Thank you, The truth is she was just walking away from a designer store…

  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasalmost 7 years ago

    Boo, Thank you!

  • Eyal Nahmias
    Eyal Nahmiasalmost 7 years ago

    Steven, I used the Nikon 5000 scanner and yes, there is some work involved in getting rid of dust. Image was edited and corrected in PS

  • GittiArt
    GittiArtalmost 7 years ago

    Beautiful shot ….love it !!! Bravo Eyal !!! Happy New Year !!!

  • Jeff  Burns
    Jeff Burnsalmost 7 years ago

    adorable shot well done

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