I never tire of interesting faces and through exploring and traveling, you encounter countless.

Like in Bikaner, where camels trudge through dusty streets hauling loads of bricks and daily necessities.

Kids scamper around deserted lots, hitting cricket balls with sticks while overhead the scalding desert sun bakes the city.

The below photos are from around this desert town – from its fortress and opulent palace, to metalsmith brothers to the stoic guards outside of the famous rat temple.