Chondara

Merna L. Nobile level-classic 12/8/2012 11:25:17 AM

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Description

The clown-like character seen here is a Chondara and, entertains bystanders while classmates perform a dance known as Eisa. This photo was taken Oct 7, 2012 at 1:32PM during a school Sports Day in Okinawa, Japan. The child, playing the role of a Chondara, gave one of the best performances, I've ever seen. So, I'll be going back to the school to present him, or her, a print of this photo. Pentax KD10, tripod, Sigma 50-500 at 360mm, under harsh, midday light. f/11 1/400 ISO 100. Contest Category: People

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Exif: F Number: 11, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 1/400 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, FocalLength: 360.00 mm, Model: PENTAX K10D

Uploaded on 10/16/2012 8:06:52 PM

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