19th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel

The Brixton neighborhood in South London is thought of as the unofficial capitol of the British African-Caribbean community. Over 25 percent of its population is of African or Caribbean descent. I saw these young women walk by the colorful shutters and felt that this image captured the spirit of the neighborhood.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 09.2016
Date Uploaded: 10.2021
Photo Location: London, United Kingdom
Camera: Canon EOS 7D Mark II
Copyright: © Alexandra Buxbaum