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Hunza … The Genes

It is said that ancestors of people of Hunza came here with Alexander the great. Some of the army liked the place and decided to stay for good. During the genome project, it was discovered that the genetic pool is

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Hunza … The Students

My trip to Hunza was actually to visit few schools and interact with the students. Our team delivered few motivational talks and we listened what ever the young ones wanted to say. One of schools was girls only and the

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It is all in the light…Portraits

Found this spot accidentally when my sister was standing in the middle plane of a door: Many more portraits at the spot followed. My cousin, Nabeel: My nieces; Aiman: Zaleha: And Nainish: Enjoy.

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Eid ul Adha 2015…The Kids (07 images)

Like every year, kids of the village are around enjoying the atmosphere and watching, with awe, the butchers at work. They love to pose for me and I think they expect to be photographed. Here is a sample set: He

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Rotate for Portrait

While photographing my nieces I stumbled upon this trick. Instead of talking a straight portrait with camera level, rotate it slightly clockwise or anti-clockwise for two different poses. An example: Clockwise rotation of camera: Anti-clockwise: It works best for close

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Eid Mubarak

Today we celebrated Eid-ul-Fitr in Pakistan. It is the day after the month of fasting, Ramadan, is finished. Applying Hena is popular among young girls on this day: The ladies who lend a hand for this post: And the little

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Mustached

Keeping/growing a mustache is common in Pakistan. In fact it is considered a symbol of manliness in this part of the world. for, it runs in the family. Me (center) with my two of my younger brothers: Enjoy.

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