18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Pashmina Girl

A performed self portrait in my apartment in Brooklyn, New York City. Wearing a mask felt like an act of true heroism in a time when people were doubting their use during the COVID19 pandemic. This picture captured that sentiment.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 05.2020
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: New York, New York, United States of America
Copyright: © Nava Derakhshani