13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Going Solo

I had the opportunity to witness swimming lessons at the local pool. I had noticed this young lad earlier with a cluster of other student swimmers. Within minutes the lad broke free of the cluster courageously trusting his new skills. He was an example of the human spirit in action.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2015
Date Uploaded: 07.2015
Photo Location: Oakley, California, United States of America
Camera: NIKON D7000
Copyright: © William Zawadski