People
arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
A View From the Weeping Wall
Water droplet Baker Beach, CA
Newborn calf checks out his new world
Watchful Mother
Downy Woodpecker
Curious Calf
Go back to sleep, Rosie.
Rare havanese while taking a morning walk
video for the deaf sister captivates 3 brothers, mom sews
Savannah's Scottish Rite Masonic Center
The Holy City
Hands can't hide the genuinness of these smiles, 2 children of Benin, Africa
Tiny dancer stretching on the Potomac in Harper's Ferry, WV
Wapiti
The hidden gem between the mountains
Sunday afternoon in Armenia
Tiny dancer on the Potomac, Harper's Ferry WV
waterfall
early morning on the beach
Lil Man
Cat watching over its Kingdom
Glith the cat...
Jingle Dress Dancer at Taos Pueblo Pow Wow
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Hands can't hide the genuinness of these smiles, 2 children of Benin, Africa

Two curious children with beautiful smiles give us a warm welcome as we visit the artisan neighbor's unique, gourd-lamp, shop, Grand Popo, Benin, Africa. They were only camera shy for this first shot; as we became friends, hands came down but smiling continued for the following pictures.

TAGS: Benin

photographer avatar
Boulder , Colorado, United States of America
Member since 2017
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Jael Cunningham.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: mobile
Date Taken: 07.2017
Total Views: 12
Filed Under: People
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Aug. 6, 2017, 10:36 a.m.
Camera Make: Apple
Camera Model: iPhone 5s
Focal Length: 2.2mm
Shutter Speed: 1/120
Aperture: f2.4
ISO: ISO50
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS