13th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Hard Work

Rural farmers perform back-breaking work to transplant rice in Lao PDR. Climate change induced drought has altered the growing season and conditions and now poses a risk to recent advances in food security.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2015
Date Uploaded: 11.2015
Photo Location: Laos
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Talbot Brooks