Social Documentary Photography – Chicken Sellers In Mexico

A heavy load but no choice

This documentary photography was  submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Social Documentary Photographer Francisco Alcala Torreslanda.

 

From project “Chicken’s View” by Francisco Alcala Torreslanda.

 

Kids also help their parents

Kids also help their parents
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

Women come from their communities with their children to sell their chicken in the market.

Women come from their communities with their children to sell their chickens in the market.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

Various chickens hang from the arms of their owners.

Various chickens hang from the arms of their owners.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

 

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 A young woman selling her chicken in the San Cristobal de las Casas market.

A young woman selling her chickens in the San Cristobal de las Casas market.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

People dress according to the customs of their communities

People dress according to the customs of their communities.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

Two women selling their chicken in the main market in San Cristobal de las Casas. They come from surrounding communities.

Two women selling their chickens in the main market in San Cristobal de las Casas. They come from surrounding communities.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

 

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The final price is reached through negotiation.

The final price is reached through negotiation.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

 Looking for customers

Looking for customers.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

 Indigenous people come from their communities to San Cristobal de las Casas to buy and sell.

Indigenous people come from their communities to San Cristobal de las Casas to buy and sell.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

 

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 It requires patience

It requires patience.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

The baby’s foot

The baby’s foot.
San Cristobal de las Casas, Chiapas, México

 

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By Francisco Alcala Torreslanda

 


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