18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Altered Images
Picking Red Chilis

Thousands of bright red chili peppers are harvested in the hot sun before being sorted ready to be delivered to spice companies in the Sariakandi, Bogura, Bangladesh. Chili peppers are a major part of the Bengali cuisine popular in Bangladesh and are used as part of a combination of spices for various meat dishes, including chicken and beef.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Bogura, Bangladesh
Camera: L1D-20c
Copyright: © Azim Khan Ronnie
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