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Travel through Ethiopia. Photography by Peter Stanley, 2012.

The Farmers

National Geographic Magazine published this photograph in their September 2011 issue as the Readers Choice award from the online "your shot" competition. The caption in the magazine reads:

READERS’ CHOICE
Peter Stanley Dar es Salaam, Tanzania
On a holiday trek in the highlands of Ethiopia, the 37-year-old Stanley and his wife met farmers harvesting a bountiful crop, “separating the wheat grain from the chaff. Every so often the wind would shift, and I would get covered in straw, making the men smile and laugh.”