15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Man in a graveyard on Dia de los Muertos in San Andres de Mixquic, Mexico.

On Dia de los Muertos, in San Andres de Mixquic, Mexico. Elder man emerging from the white smoke of ceremonial herbs burning, and beaming candlelight. Keeping eye contact with him felt like 500 pounds on my shoulders.

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Date Taken: 11.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: San Andres de Mixquic, Mexico
Copyright: © Louis Moncouyoux