15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
A true street fighter

I think this photo captures the purest essence of a city's social reality. Brave women and men who walk hundreds of kilometers every day, digging in the garbage, to find something they can resell in order to buy their daily bread.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2015
Date Uploaded: 07.2017
Photo Location: Quito, Ecuador
Camera: C6902
Copyright: © Juan Carlos Nieto