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Potosí

Escuela 1 de Abril, Potosi

At the Escuela 1 de Abril Primary School in Potosi, Bolivia, which is at 4,090m (13,418ft) above sea level, one of the highest cities in the world. These were taken the day after a colorfully dressed four-and-a-half foot tall grandmother punched me in the crotch. The significance of the date that the school is named for? Most likely the most…
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Mannequin Monday 5

This weekly series --coupled in with the 169th straight (!) Pic du Jour-- continues with this unfortunate child found in April of 2013 in Potosi, Bolivia, which is, at 4,090m (13,418ft), one of the highest cities in the world. Apparently the woman who nailed me with a left jab to the crotch had her way with this mannequin, too. And on this…
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This Month in Photos – The Dandy Dozen for March 2013

Sucre, Bolivia - Back in the early days of Piran Café, some five-plus years ago, I published a monthly review of what I considered to be the best photos I shot during the previous month. (As an example here's a summary for 2008.) I'm going to give that project a restart today, but with a twist, pushing my personal preferences aside and compiling…
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