Ethiopian Housewives

PhotographerYan Li
Prize1st Place in People / Lifestyle
City/CountryPhoenix, United States
Photo DateApril 2016
Entry Description

This portfolio is a series of Ethiopian housewives in the remote villages. As a typical African lifestyle, the interiors of their houses are all painted with saturated colors.

About Photographer

Originally being educated as an engineer, Yan Li received his Ph.D. degree in 2012. His solid knowledge of technologies, engineering and industry makes him understand what is transforming people’s lifestyles in the Information Age. He has the passion of traveling worldwide to admire the diversities on earth which are unfortunately facing challenges during the rapid urbanization and globalization. His photographic work focuses on capturing the fleeting moments of human experience, revealing personal stories of peoples, and documenting the fascinating yet vanishing cultures. He is the winner and finalist of various prestigious awards, including the International Photography Awards (IPA), the Prix de la Photographie Paris (Px3), the Travel Photographer of the Year (TPOTY) and the National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year.