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I was invited to observe the behind-the-scenes preparations for a cock-fight in the southern Philippines. This man is outfitting a cock with razor spurs in preparation for his bout.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2014
Date Uploaded: 09.2015
Photo Location: Dipolog, Philippines
Camera: Canon EOS REBEL T3
Copyright: © Michael Hawkins