20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Saffron Dawn

In a beautiful sunrise, a woman is harvesting saffron. Here is the city of Torbat -e -Heydariyeh, the pole of saffron harvesting in the world. They are seasonal workers who have a hard job with low salaries.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 11.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Torbat-E-Heydarieh, Iran
Camera: NIKON D7100
Copyright: © Ali Khavanin