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Street Stage
Photograph by Pablo Corral Vega

Performers belt out lyrics and roll out melodies from bandoneons, German bellows instruments that produce the quintessential sound of the tango. Street performances are common in San Telmo—a touristy section of Buenos Aires—as a way to uphold a beloved tradition while making extra cash during lean times.

Photo Fast Facts

Camera: Leica M6
Film Type: Kodachrome 200
Lens: 35mm f/1.4
Speed and F-Stop: 1/60 @ f/2
Weather Conditions: Overcast
Time of Day: 3 p.m.
Lighting Techniques: Available light


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