Portrait of a porter. Oscar is a porter and farmer living 20-30min outside of Huaraz. He works as a porter/cook during the climbing season in Peru from June-September. Hard work but it’s usually enough money for them to last the whole year.
Originally from the flat lands of the Midwest, Emily has journeyed far from home connecting with cultures and perspectives from around the world. As a National Geographic Travel contributor Emily views photography as a means to inquire into the human experience and our relationship to the lands we inhabit. Currently Emily splits her time between Nepal and California collaborating with like minded clients while working on personal projects.