Photographs of the young Rodrigo hang on the walls of his small house. This 49-year old father of five children, who suffers from diabetes and lack of nutrition, has chosen not to receive a treatment in order to spare his family from financial difficulties.
In Guatemala, death too often represents a heavy financial burden. On top of their lack of basic necessities, many families have to deal not only with grief but also with huge debts for the wake and funeral.
- Camera make NIKON CORPORATION
- Camera model NIKON D700
- ISO 3200
- Focal length 17.0mm
- Exposure 1/40
- Aperture f/2.8
- Shutter speed 5321928/1000000
- Aspect ratio 0.67
- Orientation 1