Burns Victim | Head On Photo Festival

Burns Victim

Photographer's Name: 
Andrew Quilty

In Boost Hospital (run by Medicines Sans Frontiers) in the provincial capital of Helmand Province, Afghanistan, a young girl lies in an observation room after being burnt in an accident with an oil lamp. Heat blankets are used to protect the body from cooling down to dangerously low temperatures as it attempts to deal with the burns.

Festival Year: 
2014