12th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Making mondongo over a fire in Quilotoa, Ecuador

A group of Kichwa people from Quilotoa, Ecuador take a break around a cooking fire after a minga, or collective work party. As they rest, a woman stirs a pot of mondongo, a soup made from the head and hooves of a sheep.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2014
Date Uploaded: 11.2014
Photo Location: Quilotoa, Ecuador
Camera: iPhone 5
Copyright: © Joseph Quick