For over ten years, I have been travelling around the world with my camera. Here is a collection of portraits I have assembled to give you a little appetizer of my global work that is presented on my website.
Sit down and savor some of the pure beauty that our world is here to offer us!
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#1 Kids Are Posing With Their Lama In Cuzco, Peru. Don't Get Me Wrong, It's A Real One!
#2 Full Of Grace – Some People You’ll Meet Will Just Make You Speechless. Here Is A Hamar Women In Southern Ethiopia
#3 Strike A Pose At The Monastery – Monks Are Having Fun Posing In Battambang, Cambodia
#4 "The Violence Of The Wind Does Not Remove The Spots Of The Leopard," African Proverb
#5 Never Take Things Too Seriously! Portrait Of A Woman In The Yangon Market, Myanmar
#6 Smile! You're On Camera!
#7 A Boy Dressed Up In Krishna. Varanasi, India
"Blind are the people who want to see the world in the light of reason," Kabir.
#8 "True Happiness Doesn't Depend On Any Outside Ingredient, It Depends Only On Ourselves," Tibetan Proverb
#9 Stilt Fishing Is Practised By Several Fishermen Families In Sri Lanka (Here In Ahangama)
It is transmitted from generation to generation, and no one knows exactly when this fishing technique was invented. Some say that it would have begun in the middle of the last century. This tradition disappeared shortly after the 2004 tsunami, but things returned to normal. Twice a day, fishermen go to roost on these two-meter high stilts and wait patiently, making constant movement in the water to attract fish.
#10 "Life Is A Journey And Not A Destination," Buddhist Quote
Being happy right here and now, anywhere we are. Travelling around the world made me enjoy every single second spent on these roads and has given me the chance to feel inspired by so many different people, cultures and places. And this is priceless.
#11 Child Of Djenné, Mali
"Listen to the ancestors, to the spirits, the trees and the animals. Listen to all these inspirations who come to talk to us," Sobonfu Somé.
#12 Mursi Woman In The Omo Valley, Ethiopia
#13 Picture Of A Fortune-Teller In Rangoon, Myanmar
“Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life,” Omar Khayyam.
#14 Portrait, Chinguetti
#15 Ritual Dance, Hamar People
#16 Tea Plantations, Nuwara Eliya, Sri Lanka
#17 Abaté, Karo Tribe Chief In The Korcho Village, Ethiopia
Travelling through the Omo valley in Ethiopia has also been among the most incredible experiences I had on the road.
#18 A Man In Aswan, Egypt
When traveling the world, you quickly realize that humor is clearly universal, and that it is so often the best way to connect people with an immediate effect.
#19 Main Street, Chivay, Peru
#20 Rajasthani Elegance, India
Once a year, a huge camel fair takes place in Pushkar. Don’t miss it if you’re around!
#21 Hindu Guru At The Maha Kumbh Mela, Allahabad
"Freedom is not being free from something, it's a state of mind," Krishnamurti.
#22 A Woman Kisses Her Child During A Tribal Ceremony Held By The Hamer In The Omo Valley, Ethiopia
#23 Karo People, With A Population Of About 1000-1500 Live On The East Banks Of The Omo River In South Ethiopia
Their neighbours are the Hamar, Bana, Bashada, the famous Mursi and Nyangatom people. Karos grow sorghum, maize and beans and often paint their body and decorate their face.
#24 Kids Playing During Sunset, Srimangal, Bangladesh
#25 A Woman From Srimangal, Bangladesh
Always let the sun shine bright in your eyes.
#26 Portrait Of A Woman In Chefchaouen, Morocco
Never say “I found the truth”, but rather “I found a truth,” Khalil Gibran.
#27 "Who Goes Far Comes Back Closer," African Proverb
#28 Karo People In The Korcho Village, Omo Valley
#29 Azal Is A Qashqai Nomad And Lives In Iran. Qashqai People Have Always Remained Strong, Proud And Independent People
#30 Djenné Is Undoubtedly The Most Beautiful City In Mali
Known around the world, its imposing mud mosque is classified by UNESCO as World Heritage of Humanity. Djenné has the appearance of a large village. People move around on foot, by scooter or on carts pulled by a donkey. Only a few tarps are allowed on the main square, for those arriving or leaving the city.