13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest The American Experience
A Game of Chess

A man and a child sat down to play a game of chess in Union Square. These two strangers set aside their differences to engage each other in a game of chess. Amidst the chaos in this country on the topic of race and socioeconomic status, this moment gave me peace and hope for our future.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2014
Date Uploaded: 07.2015
Photo Location: New York City, New York, United States of America
Camera: iPhone 5
Copyright: © Emma Romanowski