21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Artistic
Everything Has A Purpose

A close-up image of a rain-soaked doormat depicting a seemingly naive idea, yet when absorbed with a thoughtful mind sends a deep parallelism to man's existential significance; like a doormat that no matter how trivial its existence might seem, one cannot deny its useful purpose at any doorstep; so does any existing individual, each one is designed for a definite reason.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Lapu-Lapu City, Cebu, Philippines
Camera: NIKON D300
Copyright: © Jose Mari Mercader