Monthly Archives: March 2013

Smoking & Ogling

This man is probably waiting while his family shops. To pass his time he picks a good spot where he can sit, smoke and observe three sides. Ogler he is. He did see me raising my camera but is not

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I, Turk

Captured at Istanbul. A good way to attract people. He was marching all the time and added lot of interest to a beautiful festive day. I just loved his style.

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Toupee vs Toupee

A bunch of beautiful toupees. This was taken in Istanbul but could have been taken in Pakistan or any Muslim country for that matter. In another post I have explained that these type of toupees are used by Muslims when

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Kinnow Seller

Meet a typical street vendor of Islamabad. He is selling Kinnow which is a variety of Citrus Fruit. It is very popular in Pakistan and is cultivated in Punjab province. Most of the good produce is exported to other countries

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Toupee vs Turban

Almost every body in Pakistan (and in other Muslim countries) will wear some sort of a cap while saying prayers. The person the right is wearing a regular cotton cap we call ‘a toupee’. Those who are a bit more

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Ogling

Ogling: To look at someone lustfully In Pakistan this is not just a word. Every sane, adult male on the street is duty bound to ogle every female he can lay his eyes upon. Females who cover themselves with ‘burqa’

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Security Guard

Meet a typical security guard in Islamabad. Friday was a beautiful day and I was in Islamabad with some friends for shopping.  While others were shopping, I was shooting.  Spotted this security guard who was probably watching me. As I

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