16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Home built on fire
Chatan built most of the houses in his village using natural rock and mortar. I captured this moment as his Granddaughter and him watched the fire heating rocks piled underneath, making them easier to break afterwards to make the mortar.
© Jelle Verwer.
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||June 28, 2018, 1:13 p.m.