21st Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The Lunch

The photo depicts two kids having lunch at the Maitreya Foundation. It's an orphanage that provides housing and education up to 10th grade for about 100 children. The photos were taken during a visit with the NGO Eco Himal Switzerland in October, which supports the project.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2023
Date Uploaded: 11.2023
Photo Location: Godawari, Nepal
Camera: Canon EOS R6
Copyright: © Chiara Banfi