Photograph by Megan Kwasniak
This shot was taken after a day of journeying by camel into the desert of Rajasthan. The man pictured was one of the leaders.
The Thar Desert is a vast, arid region in India’s northwest, forming a natural border between Pakistan and India. Covering more than 77,000 square miles, the Thar Desert is the 18th largest subtropical desert in the world.
Camera: Nikon D300
Lens: Sigma 18-50mm f/2.8
Exposure: ISO 400, f/9, and a shutter speed of 1/320th of a second