14th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Paddling collected wood from the mainland to the island community, where there are no trees left.
Often categorized as an "environmental problem," climate change is a already impacting daily lives- especially among those already living in poverty or more reliant on natural resources. The project is a five-part series, and thus far, I've documented two parts: photographing and interviewing the lives of fisherman, herders, and farmers in Senegal; documenting changes in the lives of Guna people in Panama.
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||Nov. 28, 2016, 6:57 p.m.
||Canon EOS 5D Mark III