Archive for Iqbal Road

Neighboorhood School Hopes to Boost Enrollment With a Clown on Stilts

Posted in Bangladesh, Dhaka, Occupation, Photography, Street Photography with tags , , , , on May 24, 2015 by marlandphotos

Clown On Stilts

Tea Shop Owner Enjoying a Cup of Tea (Cha)

Posted in Drin, Occupation, Street Photography with tags , , , on September 28, 2014 by marlandphotos

A shop in my neighborhood!

Enjoying His Own Tea!

Enjoying His Own Tea!

Ramadan, Tea Stalls, and Restaurants

Posted in Dhaka, Photography, Street Photography with tags , , , , , , , , , on July 1, 2014 by marlandphotos

During the Holy Month of Ramadan most tea stalls and restaurants hang tarps for privacy for those that need to eat and drink. Rickshaw Wallahs work hard and need their energy, and there are people of other religions that do not fast during this time.

Tea Stall on Asad Avenue

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It Looks Like I will Have to Walk in Front of Those Gun Barrels!

Posted in Photography, Street Photography with tags , , , , , , , on December 15, 2013 by marlandphotos

marlandphotos-blog-police-gun-barrel-safety-street-photographyI took the photo before I caught on he didn’t want to be photographed! 

Young Bengali School Girls Wanted to Pose for a Photo

Posted in Bangladesh, Friends, Photography, Portraits, Street Photography with tags , , , , , , , , on December 12, 2013 by marlandphotos

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Cleaning up Walls on Newly Built Apartment Building

Posted in Bangladesh, Dhaka, Occupation, Photography with tags , , , , , , , on May 23, 2013 by marlandphotos

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Poor But With a Sweet Smile

Posted in Bangladesh, Friends, Photography, Portraits with tags , , , , , , , , , on April 16, 2013 by marlandphotos

This young girl is a rag-picker.  She goes out every morning to collect recyclable items such as paper and plastic to sell.  The rag-pickers typically are carrying a big burlap bag which hopefully gets filled!

One of many of my young friends!

One of many of my young friends!