Flowers for Family

© Patricia Marroquin

Flowers for Family

Colette M. Metcalf level-classic 11/19/2012 3:36:30 AM

Wonderful capture! #1499185

Patricia Marroquin level-classic 11/19/2012 4:35:58 AM

Thank you very much, Colette! I was amazed at her energy level. #10425066

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Description

An elderly woman was able to keep up with those much younger than her during a long procession to commemorate Day of the Dead at Conejo Mountain Cemetery in Camarillo. Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead), marked on Nov. 1 (All Souls Day), is a Mexican celebration and remembrance of departed family members and other loved ones. It includes singing, dancing, foods, flowers, and ofrendas (offerings or altars) that display family photos, foods, and other items that were favorites of the departed family member or friend.

Exif: F Number: 3.5, Exposure Bias Value: 0.67, ExposureTime: 1/30 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 100, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 18.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on 11/18/2012 8:46:57 PM

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