People of Central America


barra de santiago, el salvador, ahuachapán, beach, playaFishing | Barra de Santiago, El Salvador.When we went to Barra de Santiago, one of my friends commented that I’m probably never in any pictures since I’m always the one behind the camera. It’s true.jardín botánico la laguna, botanical garden, botanic garden, san salvador, el salvador, walking pathLooking at fish | Jardín Botánico La Laguna, El Salvador.I take a ton of photos everywhere we go. Photos of sunsets, photos of ruins, photos of Kail, photos of food. Most of the photos are of scenes and things. Occasionally, they’re of people.barra de santiago, el salvador, ahuachapán, beach, playaBoating | Barra de Santiago, El Salvador.Recently, I was looking through all the photos I’ve taken over the past year or so since we moved to El Salvador. I decided to share a few shots of local people, going about their days, living their lives.pupusería, pupusas, san salvador, el salvador, pupusa making, salvadoran foodMaking pupusas | San Salvador, El Salvador.Some were taken on trips, some just around town here in San Salvador. Some subjects knew they were being photographed, others did not.granada, nicaragua, mercado municipalMercado | Granada, Nicaragua.Ahuachapán-30Loom | Ataco, El Salvador.antigua, guatemala, shopping, mercado centralMercado | Antigua, Guatemala.antigua, guatemala, shopping, ironForging | Antigua, Guatemala.el carmen estate, coffee finca, salvadoran coffee, ataco coffeeSorting coffee beans | Ataco, El Salvador.farolitos, ahuachapán, el salvador festivals, salvadoran traditionsHanging farolitos | Ahuachapán, El Salvador.Do you prefer taking pictures or being photographed?

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I'm Natasha -- writer, runner and wife to a Foreign Service Officer with USAID. Current location: Frankfurt, Germany.

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