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A cloudy afternoon in Bandar Seri Begawan....




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  1. hi Mr Anak Brunei, was just wondering, who are the people in your last picture, are they students from awang semaun? If they are would it be possible if i could get a copy? thanks

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  2. Hello anonymous. I'm not sure where they're from but it looked like they had just returned from the national scouts camp. If you would like a print, pls email me directly. Click on the email logo on the right hand side. Thank you :)

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  3. awesome pics, I couldnt get my camera focused for that jumping shot. I have my version of that tunnel shot. I will process and post the outing pics once I installed a new hard disk to my laptop.

    Anonymous: I think they are scouts from Awang Semaun school because they were waiting at the tambing.

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  4. I also have some shots of them. Please e-mail me if you require copy. I will post their picture tomorrow :)

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