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FACES OF ETHIOPIA

December 11th 2011
FACES OF ETHIOPIA. My interest in portrait photography started during travels in China and got serious in Tibet. I learnt a lot about sensibilities, effect and results. Not conversant with their languages...other than the odd line that would open doors...I developed a technique that I have used ever since...to encourage the subject to connect with the camera. I have taken photos of people surrep ... read more
Africa » Ethiopia » Addis Ababa Region

Ethiopian Flag Unique among African countries, the ancient Ethiopian monarchy maintained its freedom from colonial rule, with the exception of the 1936-41 Italian occupation during World War II. In 1974 a military junta, the Derg, deposed Emperor Haile SELASSIE (wh... ... read more
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14th December 2011

eyes are the window of the soul...
with those looks he could grace any fashion magazine's front cover & leave the rest for dead! i love the mostly direct gazes of the African people - they seem to be devoid of selfconsciousness , unaffected so refereshing!

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