I photographed this young shopkeeper in Cambodia selling secondhand tools, pipes, levers, bolts and spare parts. Shops like these are disappearing because used and broken objects are commonly discarded in favor of buying new ones.
"Life is the fire that burns and the sun that gives light. Life is the wind and the rain and the thunder in the sky. Life is matter and is earth, what is and what is not, and what beyond is in Eternity.
Steve McCurry :This photograph was taken in Kamdesh, Afghanistan. One of the most ancient forms of folk art is the handprint, a primordial graphic mark. The troubled gazes of father and daughter speak of some unspoken sorrow.