18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Human Conveyors

Bangladesh is lack of machines yet has big population, thus it becomes popular for human to carry the goods. Usually they will carry the goods on their heads. At the river port, people carry coal on heads and walked through narrow boards between boats on water and trucks on land. It is dangerous job but no easy way to change for the time being.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 01.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Camera: ILCE-7S
Copyright: © Art PH Chen