18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
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The black informal settlements (townships) of South Africa were disproportionately funded and underdeveloped. In a post democracy dispensation the legacy of the underfunding persists. These girls were playing basketball on a court in disrepair.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 02.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Bloemfontein, South Africa
Camera: Canon DIGITAL IXUS 870 IS
Copyright: © AndrĂ© Rose