20th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
Watching The Day Pass By

For us in the more ‘modern’ daily lives, it’s hard for us to fathom sitting for hours without a device or distraction and sitting with the world…. And that’s just exactly what this elder in Huayallpa does daily. Her front porch to her pocket of the world.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 08.2022
Date Uploaded: 11.2022
Photo Location: Huayallpa, Peru
Camera: NIKON D850
Copyright: © Ryan Kost