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Ajuma is the formal term for Korean women.  But Ajuma is more than a term.  Ajuma controls the finances and holds a powerful position in the family, yet dutifully spends holidays at her mother-in-laws cooking and cleaning non-stop.  Ajuma feels entitled, as she should.

I took this picture (a reflection off a bus) while waiting for Buddha's Birthday parade in Seoul in 2010.  The black and white transformation, as well as the vignette effect remove color and other distractions from the picture.

Entering Patara Elephant Farm

Iditarod Pups