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Pure Beauty of Innocence! Deuteronomy 27:25 "Cursed be he that taketh reward to slay an innocent person. And all the people shall say, Amen." ~ May God forgive our nation for paying the salaries of judges that won't judge, and lack the moral backbone to punish with severe justice those that hurt and prey on the innocent. And all the people shall say, "Amen!"
First of all, I love this picture. The expression of the subject evokes very strong emotions even though it is in B&W. The photo also uses a shallow depth of field by placing the emphasis on the sharpness of the man's wrinkles and his hands while blurring the hard lines of the back ground.
An exquisite bride in exquisite traditional bridal dress. Taken in Ghadamis, a UNESCO world heritage site, in southwest Libya. photo by Mansour Ali, 2009. via flickr