Born in the mountains

PhotographerFrancisco Salomón
PrizeHonorable Mention
City/CountryMéxico City, Mexico
Photo Date2015
Technical InfoFilm b&w KODAK ASA 3200.
Entry Description

Born in the mountains, in the region of "Tierra Caliente", Guerrero. Mexico. Drug trafficking controlled area where families live in extreme poverty without access to hospitals, education or work. Most human’s beings who are born in this place become illegal immigrant in the USA. This photograph is part of the project "Una Mirada a Tierra Caliente" (A Look at Tierra Caliente), a documentary project conducted for 10 years in this area of southeastern Mexico. The entire project was done with analog photography, Kodak, ASA3200. Overexposure and revealed.