12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Feeding Time at the Reindeer Farm

This image shows Lars, the Sami villager, feeding his reindeer at his reindeer farm in Flakaberg, Swedish Lapland. The Samis traditionally are reindeer herders and are the indigenous people of the Lapland area. Here, Lars is feeding his reindeer lichen which grows wild.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Flakaberg, in the Swedish Lapland, Sweden
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Joyce Le Mesurier