PHOTO OF THE DAY: 12.30.17
Natural World
arrow left arrow right
photo contest slideshow
after erathquake 3
the worker
Backyard
Alan Cumming, Actor
So much wind
Shooter
Dusk : Starlight over Zion
Mister “V” in his caravan
Round purple
Flying
The Coypu
“Open Veins of Latin America”
Solar Portrait in Love
The King
Breakfast Time
Mourning Ceremony Time
Divided
Hidden Gates
On the Run
Cloudy Arch
The Descent
Dad, Mom and Me
Curiosity
15th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
Open Veins of Latin America

“Open Veins of Latin America” as Eduardo Galeano used to describe in his book… »Our defeat was always implicit in the victory of others; our wealth has always generated our poverty by nourishing the prosperity of others - the empires and their native overseers. In the colonial and neocolonial alchemy, gold changes into scrap metal and food into poison.« Vehicle tracks scar the beautiful salt flats of “Salar de Uyuni”.

TAGS: Bolivia

photographer avatar
Ljubljana, Slovenia
Member since 2014
Awards
Photo of the Day: 12.30.17 Editors' Pick
Photo Information
Copyright:
© Matjaz Krivic.
All rights reserved.
Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2016
Total Views: 2404
Filed Under: Natural World
Camera Information
Date Uploaded: Nov. 5, 2017, 5:50 a.m.
Report This
SMITHSONIAN.COM COLLECTIONS
PHOTO LOCATION Uyuni, Bolivia, Bolivia