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women gathering fishing nets in Myanmar
April 12, 2016

Final Preparations

Ngapali, Myanmar, a coastal area along the Bay of Bengal, is dotted with traditional fishing villages. In this photo shared by Wiesław Ślęczkowski, the wives of Ngapali fishermen gather the fishing nets after collecting up the day’s catch. The nets are made ready for the next day's work.

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Photograph by Wiesław Ślęczkowski, National Geographic Your Shot
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