15th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest People
You Shall Not Pass

This was shot inside the National Gallery Victoria, Australia. I was watching this young boy from up on the mezzanine. He stood out from the majority of the other more animated kids. He was with his mum but he seemed somewhat detached. His general manner was quite cautious, a somber demeanor leaned over him but he moved around confidently. He had an air of independence; he was curious. He walked outside and approached the wall carefully. The scene I shot exemplified my perception of him

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 03.2017
Date Uploaded: 09.2017
Photo Location: Melbourne, Australia
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Joe Powderham
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