20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Burning Charcoal Field

A worker is preparing the burning yard to heat the buried mangrove woods in soil in an extremely high temperature, which at the end it will become charcoal after curing and filtering process. This charcoal field is located in Kota Tinggi, a small town in Johor of Malaysia where it is known for its traditional charcoal manufacturing.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Camera: NIKON D750
Copyright: © CHONG KENG LOY