17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Dinner on the head

The women of Madagascar are hard workers. Fetching a fish from the incoming fishing boats at sunset, this lady carries home a large fish, to prepare for the family. From the time that they are small, girls learn to balance heavy loads on their heads, leaving their hands free when carrying.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Madagascar
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark IV
Copyright: © Elize Labuschagne