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Billy Weeks

southern based photographer

Central America 2014

These images of daily life in Nicaragua and Honduras represent a simpler life. Central America is poor by USA standards. So poor that most families live on less than $2 US dollars a day. This area was torn apart by several wars during the late 1970′s and 80′s which can still be seen today.

Marie, A 82 year old lady waits for water near Managua, Nicaragua.

Marie, A 82 year old lady waits for water near Managua, Nicaragua.

A young boy sits by the door just befor going to get water from a stream in  in Providencia, Nicaragua.

A young boy sits by the door just befor going to get water from a stream in in Providencia, Nicaragua.

A horse tries to avoid being roped in Las Crucitas, Honduras.

A horse tries to avoid being roped in Las Crucitas, Honduras.

A womes lives in a one room home with chickens and dogs near Managua, Nicaragua.

A womes lives in a one room home with chickens and dogs near Managua, Nicaragua.

A boy and his puppies in San Juan Ojojona, Honduras.

A boy and his puppies in San Juan Ojojona, Honduras.

Marcos, a 39 year old man, sits in his home in Las Crucitas, Honduras.  He had not eaten in days and he sometimes bites his arm.

Marcos, a 39 year old man, sits in his home in Las Crucitas, Honduras. He had not eaten in days and he sometimes bites his arm.

Brothers sit by a window near Managua, Nicaragua.

Brothers sit by a window near Managua, Nicaragua.

A mother of 8 sons with two of her grandchildren in Moroceli,  Honduras

A mother of 8 sons with two of her grandchildren in Moroceli, Honduras

Cowboys hold onto a colt to give it vet care in Las Crucitas, Honduras.

Cowboys hold onto a colt to give it vet care in Las Crucitas, Honduras.

Mary, a 85 year old widow is in bad health sit in her one room home in Moroceli,  Honduras

Mary, a 85 year old widow is in bad health sit in her one room home in Moroceli, Honduras

A 73 year old cowboy in Villa De San Francisco, Honduras.

A 73 year old cowboy in Villa De San Francisco, Honduras.

Felices just turned 100 years old and her family posted a birthday sign in Jacaleapa, Honduras.

Felices just turned 100 years old and her family posted a birthday sign in Jacaleapa, Honduras.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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