14th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Proud to be Peruvian

I encountered this woman in the hills just outside Cusco. She was standing in a field near where our bus stopped for a brief respite. I love how these people still wear their native dress and how llamas and alpacas play a large roll in their daily lives.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2015
Date Uploaded: 07.2016
Photo Location: Cusco, Peru
Camera: NIKON D700
Copyright: © Danielle Lussier