New Student Photo Series 2010 – Entry #18

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This set of photos comes from Andrea Bustard, an incoming MIA student.


West Java, Indonesia. The newlywed, shown center, in a semi-traditional Batak wedding as guests take their last look before the couple leaves. The bride carries a live chicken and a basket of rice – representing future prosperity.

West Java, Indonesia. A young boy gets a chance to walk on water in the parking lot of a department store promotion.


Astoria, Oregon. Passing through on a road trip to Seattle, I took this photo of a bridge that borders Oregon and Washington.