14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
A young monk standing in a vibrant doorway in Bhutan.

This young monk in Bhutan had been peeking through the door playfully and then emerged, taking a strong stance and looking extremely focused and pensive. This captures a moment of serenity occurring around the corner from a high-energy fire festival.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2016
Date Uploaded: 10.2016
Photo Location: Bhutan
Camera: X-Pro2
Copyright: © Antonella Pisani