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This is Uganda’s expression of joy. It’s called Gira, Gira! Gira!! All the women wiggle their tongues or tap their lips to create this incredibly joyful and lyrical sound to express joy and happiness. It’s one of the most beautiful sounds on earth!
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This particular women had the loudest and most joyful sound that resonated high above all the other 300+ women preset at today distribution.
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Although I love her face in this photo, it’s not the best aspect to this capture. If you look closely, just behind her you will see someone holding a very large camera trying to take a picture of me with my camera! What the…?
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To take this photo I put one of my two cameras down on the ground to capture this portrait. Without me knowing it, this friendly stranger decided he wanted to try out my camera to see what he could do. LOL. Can’t wait to see if he captured my good side.
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