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The Break of Day
Photograph by Tomasz Tomaszewski

Sunrise doesn’t brighten the faces of two children left alone for the day in the Romanian village of Valenii Lapusului. Their parents woke early to search for work, no small job in itself. Few Gypsies in Romania graduate from high school, leaving many without marketable skills.




Camera: Leica M6
Film Type: Fuji Astia 100
Lens: 50mm
Speed and F-Stop: 1/125 @ f/5.6
Weather Conditions: Unrecorded
Time of Day: 5 a.m.
Lighting Techniques: Available light





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