Indonesian Elder

PhotographerAmanda Gallant
PrizeHonorable Mention
CompanyAG Photography
City/CountrySt. Albert, Canada
Photo DateMay 2010
Technical InfoNikon D700, lens: AF-S 70mm
Entry Description

This woman is blind and over 100 years old. She lived in a small village on the island of Lombok, Indonesia. The photograph was taken as she was doing her daily spinning of the cotton that is weaved into intricate beautiful fabric sold by the village to support themselves.

About Photographer

Amanda Gallant is a growing photographer and has been studying the art of photography for the last 2 years. She runs a successful business in her home town while taking any opportunity to travel and capture the lives and beauty of the world around her. Amanda's philosophy is that there is beauty in all and every photograph she takes is for the purpose of capturing that beauty.