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  • The meeting room

    Posted by Brian Jones

    12 April 2004 – mtroom (51k image)

    This is a shot of a meeting hall in a village that the survey visited. It's shot with natural light and I like the stark simplicity of the place. It was extraordinary peaceful and we sat for ages supping tea and talking to men and women about the impact of the drought on their livelihoods.

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