Child Of The North

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© Roy M. Gunnels
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Photo Info
UploadedFebruary 29, 2012
TakenNovember 6, 2010
ModelCanon EOS REBEL T1i
Exposure1/200 sec at f/5.6
FlashNo Flash
Focal Length270 mm
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Photo license: © All rights reserved

I was shooting in northern Ethiopia for an NGO when I captured this.

50 responses

  • brenda burk

    brenda burk gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    breathtaking shot

  • Massimo Bardelli

    Massimo Bardelli   gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    Great portrait!!++++

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    I love this photo both ways,but this one is my favorite. Nice!

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    It is beautiful. I love the soft light, and the contemplative look on her face.

  • John Linton

    John Linton gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    Wonderful light.

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    Right out of National Geographic! You have a way with people portraits that everyone here envies!

  • Carol Dandrade

    Carol Dandrade gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    Lovely. I can almost feel the fabric.

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    Beautiful, I love it in colour!!!!!! You seem to have photographed her soul as well, Bravo my friend!!!!!!

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (29 Feb 2012):


  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (29 Feb 2012):



    ROCIO GUILLEN gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    It is beautiful... I am not sure if I prefer it in color or b&w.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (29 Feb 2012):

    Your portraiture is impeccable. Very beautifully captured!

  • elle

    elle gave props (1 Mar 2012):

    Simply Beautiful

  • Cheryl Andrews

    Cheryl Andrews   gave props (1 Mar 2012):

    How beautifully you have captured her pensive mood!

  • Saroj Swain

    Saroj Swain gave props (1 Mar 2012):

    you are a serious photographer.... all your pictures are touching the soul.... Lovely!!!

  • Davide Simone

    Davide Simone (Deleted) gave props (1 Mar 2012):


  • Rachelle Crockett

    Rachelle Crockett gave props (1 Mar 2012):

    This is absolutely beautiful :O

  • Kevin Kott

    Kevin Kott (Deleted) gave props (1 Mar 2012):


  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon gave props (1 Mar 2012):

    A thoughtful and very sensitive capture.. this touches my heart.

  • subhabrata shee

    subhabrata shee gave props (1 Mar 2012):

    Fantastic shot friend..

  • Olive dela Victoria

    Olive dela Victoria gave props (2 Mar 2012):

    I got emotional when I saw this...

  • Robert Larrazolo

    Robert Larrazolo gave props (2 Mar 2012):

    Well done.

  • Lisa Fournier

    Lisa Fournier gave props (3 Mar 2012):

    wonderful portrait

  • Nadeem Shafi

    Nadeem Shafi gave props (3 Mar 2012):

    I used to love the B&W version, but I have to agree... this version is even more touching. It adds an element of youth that I don't remember from before. Thank you for sharing this!

  • Claire Crocker

    Claire Crocker gave props (3 Mar 2012):

    Superb use of light! She is lovely!

  • Nicolette de Joncaire

    Nicolette de Joncaire   gave props (4 Mar 2012):

    Simply wonderful

  • Ahmad Daghlas

    Ahmad Daghlas said (5 Mar 2012):

    amazing shoot

  • Roberto Ambrosini

    Roberto Ambrosini gave props (6 Mar 2012):


  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (6 Mar 2012):

    Fantastic portrait!!!

  • Barbara Socor

    Barbara Socor gave props (7 Mar 2012):

    Beautiful and moving....This is exceptional.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham gave props (8 Mar 2012):

    It is beautiful! The light and pose are powerful. Congratulation on the publication.

  • Kathryn Ringer

    Kathryn Ringer (Deleted) gave props (8 Mar 2012):

    Beautiful portrait.

  • carmen rugel

    carmen rugel (Deleted) gave props (11 Mar 2012):

    such a beautiful image. thank you for sharing it us.

  • Yaz Hawkins

    Yaz Hawkins gave props (16 Mar 2012):


  • Sambit Chatterjee

    Sambit Chatterjee gave props (16 Mar 2012):

    Excellent portrait!!! Voted.

  • E M

    E M gave props (19 Mar 2012):

    brilliant shot!

  • Sudipta Chakraborty

    Sudipta Chakraborty said (19 Mar 2012):

    Excellent capture ..

  • Kristina Krause

    Kristina Krause   gave props (20 Mar 2012):

    Such a beautiful portrait.....

  • Marco

    Marco gave props (21 Mar 2012):

    My Vote!!!!

  • Lavinia Grama

    Lavinia Grama gave props (24 Mar 2012):

    You are amazing, you are able to caught the soul of the people!

  • Sasan N Chegini

    Sasan N Chegini gave props (4 Apr 2012):

    Wow! intense and warm

  • Linda Ebarb

    Linda Ebarb gave props (4 Apr 2012):

    You have a way of capturing someones inner being.

  • Gianluca Garufo

    Gianluca Garufo (Deleted) gave props (13 Apr 2012):

    ritratto molto espressivo, buona la luce ... good work ^_^

  • Richard Hawkins

    Richard Hawkins gave props (10 May 2012):

    great photography

  • Andrew Stanford

    Andrew Stanford gave props (8 Jun 2012):

    Amazing light and colour

  • Carolina Cantore

    Carolina Cantore gave props (16 Jul 2012):

    Stunning !

  • John Prindle

    John Prindle said (1 Aug 2012):


  • Rogerio de Freitas

    Rogerio de Freitas gave props (19 Aug 2012):

    I agree with Rocio Guillen. And I love the title of this photo.

  • wendi bennett

    wendi bennett gave props (30 Sep 2012):


  • Joanie Hunt

    Joanie Hunt said (23 Oct 2012):

    That face and the lighting are so incredibly poignant! If this doesn't tug at the heartstrings, I'd recommend one see a cardiologist.

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