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Quarries men

Shot at one of white limestone quarries in Minya, Egypt. I photographed the last phase of making and producing the white limestone. It's called filling time. The workers are filling vehicles with the white stones for trading in the market. Each stone must be in place beside the other, side by side. He is in hurry to fill the vehicle with thousands of stones.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2016
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Minya, Egypt
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Nader Saadallah
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