• Image of Grayson Schaffer (Gathering Leaves)

Photo by Grayson Schaffer: A common sight on the trail: a kid carrying leaves for firewood and incense. Stephan Rai, 15, works near Lukla at the Hilltop Lodge in exchange for schooling at a lower secondary school.

By purchasing this print, you are helping provide relief to Sherpa families in crisis, as well as long-term support that transcends tragedy. One-hundred percent of Sherpa Photo Fund profits go to the Sherpa community via the nonprofit Alex Lowe Charitable Foundation, which has been working with Sherpa climbers in the Khumbu since 2003. For more information about the foundation and how the funds will be used, click here.

Photo size is 6 x 6 inches. All images are printed by The Icon, Los Angeles, using the highest quality archival components: pigment inks on coated Hahnemühle Fine Art Pearl paper. They are signed by the artist. Please allow about three weeks for delivery. International orders allow four weeks for delivery.

To inquire about editioned Grayson Schaffer prints, email: [email protected]

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