Aerial shots of red chilli pickers Abdul Momin (9 images)

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Workers shelter under umbrellas as they sift through millions of fresh red chilli peppers. The vast expanse of chillies resemble a scarlet sea as they are laid out for drying in the baking hot sun.

Working tirelessly for ten hours at a time, a team of women then sort and grade the peppers for export. Aerial photos, which were taken in Sariakandi, Bangladesh, show labourers on their haunches and using umbrellas to shade themselves as they transfer chillis to wicker baskets before...
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