18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
The San Bushman's Story

A family of San Bushman at night telling fables around the campfire. In this remote area with no power, entertainment is all about recunting the history, telling fables and watching the stars. In this case, the elder is telling the story of an old man meeting a future young wife.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 07.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Namibia
Camera: Canon EOS-1D X Mark II