17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Soulful laugher

I asked this monk his permission to capture him. When he started to pose with a smile. I told him doesn’t have to pose he had a very hard time keeping a straight face that’s when I captured his uncontrollable laughter.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Siem Reap, Cambodia
Camera: iPhone X
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