I captured this emotive image in Trinidad, Cuba, a city steeped in history and culture. The photograph showcases an elderly woman, skilled and experienced, as she gracefully folds pastries on a tray. Her delicate yet practiced hands work with finesse, revealing the unspoken tradition of generations gone by. The scene takes place in a charming, rustic kitchen adorned with an array of well-loved utensils that speak to its years of service.
The architecture of Trinidad, with its colonial influences, features prominently in the photograph. The worn walls and vibrant colors evoke a sense of nostalgia, transporting the viewer to a simpler time. The juxtaposition of the past and present culminates in an evocative visual narrative that encompasses the soul of this enchanting city.
© Dan Kosmayer, 2017