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Novice Monks I, Chaing Rai

At some time in their lives most all Thai males become a monk; most do this as children. Some become a monk for only a matter of days or weeks, others longer.

The Location for the shot is a small temple in Chaing Rai, a Northern Provincial town in Thailand.

The photograph was shot in RAW on a Canon G6 with a Digitex 0.5x Wide Angle Lens; F/3; 1/20th Sec; ISO 50; Spot Metering Mode; 28.8mm Focal Length; -0.7 (-2/3 of a stop) Exposure Compensation; The Flash was suppressed. This picture was created with Adobe photoshop CS3.