arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
matriarch
Life or Death
Well of Death
Circle of Life
Winter's Shadow
Fallen child
Tepito
Sunrise Moment
Fight for your food
Yoga mat at high exposure
STRANGER
LADY DEATH
Ma'nene
macro of the broken eye of a butterfly of death that lies dead.
Death staring at us
The Last Shabbat
Death Sells
Death, a Flag and a Rose
16th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Tepito

Tepito is a neighborhood in Mexico City, it is well known for being rough and dangerous. People from this place worship and pray to saint death. The kids of the photo are protected by their dogs and work right next to where the main figure of death is displayed, they prepare the flowers and leaves that decorate saint death altar.

TAGS: Death, Kids, Mexico, Rough, Work

photographer avatar
Mexico, Mexico
Member since 2018
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Antonio Busqueta.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 11.2017
Filed Under: People
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 28, 2018, 11:48 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 80D
Focal Length: 75mm
Shutter Speed: 1/80
Aperture: f5.6
ISO: ISO500
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION Mexico City , Mexico