Entry Title: "Children of the Pier"
Name: Deric Castillo , Philippines
Category and Expertise: Deeper Perspective, Non-Professional


Entry Description: This is a story of children living near our city’s port area. A series of photos showing how they live from a boy who sells three pieces of fish, livestock, up to the place they call home. The images are not meant for compassion but more of a challenge for everyone who always complains that life is difficult. They may be less fortunate however they have managed to smile in any situation and at the very young age provides basic need for their family, more importantly knows what life is all about.

Story: This is a story of children living near our city’s port area. A series of photos showing how they live from a boy who sells three pieces of fish, livestock, up to the place they call home. The images are not meant for compassion but more of a challenge for everyone who always complains that life is difficult. They may be less fortunate however they have managed to smile in any situation and at the very young age provides basic need for their family, more importantly knows what life is all about.

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