15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Tradition boat builders hand, Sri Lanka

While sitting outside a taverna on a beach an elderly man arrived and started work on carving the hull of a traditional fishing boat, completely ignoring everyone watching him. I got the nod when I indicated that I'd like to photograph him

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2017
Date Uploaded: 11.2017
Photo Location: Sri Lanka
Camera: PEN-F
Copyright: © Gary Birch