Silver 2022 / People / Children (Non-Pro)

The Boy & His Camel

  • Photographer
    Shyamala Thilagaratnam
  • Prizes
    Silver in People/Children

In the remote Turkana region, camels are a sign of wealth - and the boys start learning to herd their family's livestock at a very young age. It was amazing how even the little-est of tots like this one herded these huge camels with confidence and ease across the dunes, to and from watering points.