Manish Lakhani Reveals a Day in the Life of Sulfur Miners in Indonesia

Certain professions come with some level of danger, and the sulfur miners of Ijen in East Java, Indonesia certainly have one the most hazardous working conditions out there. Noxious fumes, clouds of sulfur dust, challenging terrains, acidic water, and perilous hikes are all part of the job.

During a trip in 2016, travel, documentary, and landscape photographer Manish Lakhani was able to meet one of them and a get a glimpse of their life along the perilous slopes of the so-called "Mountain of Fire. ".


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