Here are a lucky thirteen shots of people from around the world. All the photos link to larger versions at EarthPhotos.com. As usual, all of these were tonemapped in Photomatix for the HDR look and then fiddled with in various versions of Photoshop with various iterations of Nik software. There are more HDRs in the HDR Gallery at EarthPhotos.com.
This lady sells and repairs utensils at a market south of Quito, Ecuador.
The Mercado open air market, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia.
Shoe shine man at the office, Antigua, Guatemala.
Woman from hill tribe near Sa Pa, Vietnam.
The boys, in a Havana, Cuba neighborhood.
Hoi An, Vietnam vegetable market.
Friendly kids, Likoma Island, Malawi.
Cold winter night’s card game, Verenna, Italy.
Deck hand on the RMS St. Helena as it heads to sea from the port of Walvis Bay, Namibia.
Worshippers at St. Mary’s Church, Mt. Entoto, Ethiopia.
Day labor. Istanbul, Turkey.
Phuntso Meat Shop, Thimpu, Bhutan.
Local bar, Havana, Cuba.