16th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The Pure Gaze

I was contacted by my cousin and told that her close friend wanted portraits taken of her children. She was a single mother, who was extraordinarily proud of her children. This is her daughter Carsyn. She was entirely disinterested in my presence. This is the moment that she turned around when her mother called her name.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 10.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2018
Photo Location: Gahanna, Ohio, United States of America
Camera: DMC-GX7
Copyright: © Chase Goodwin