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15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Mobile
Soft Work

I captured this shot of a family's livelihood and dog in Peru at the back of an alpaca petting zoo. This scene introduced me to a native Peruvian family's work in traditional weaving and the humble lifestyle they lead, based on their home and environment.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2017
Date Uploaded: 08.2017
Photo Location: Puno, Peru
Camera: iPad mini 2
Copyright: © Michelle Chen