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Boys Will Be Boys
Photograph by Reza

Flanked by pinups and hand tools, U.S. soldiers test their reflexes on a video game at the Shkin firebase. Downtime feels good considering that soldiers average 50 nights patrolling the high mountains out of every three months. Said a company commander, "That's a lot of time in the mountains with the enemy."

Photo Fast Facts

Camera: Leica M7
Film Type: Kodachrome PKL 200
Lens: 35mm
Speed and F-Stop: 1/8 @ f/4.5
Weather Conditions: Indoors
Time of Day: Night
Lighting Techniques: Available light and indirect strobe.


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