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16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Burqa & Cricket

Schoolgirls play a quick game of cricket in the remote Gurez Valley in Kashmir, India. To witness this was liberating for me in many ways. First, breaking of my own perceptions & prejudices about a place, region & people. Two, the opportunity to go beyond the popular media narrative and to be able to see the ground reality for what it is.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 06.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Gurez, India
Camera: Canon EOS 550D
Copyright: © Satvik Shahapur