Photo Essay #2...A Series of Portraits From Parts of Africa and The Middle East. (Now in Stories)

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This photo essay is a series of portraits I made during two trips to parts of Africa and The Middle East in 1975 and 1978.

In my 'Photojournalism' collection.

36 responses

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey gave props (9 Dec 2012):

    Sort of wish you could see the expression on my face...eyes wide open. Masterful image.

  • Sarah Springer

    Sarah Springer (Deleted) gave props (9 Dec 2012):

    Another superb example of a master portrait

  • Iztok Urh

    Iztok Urh gave props (9 Dec 2012):

    Very nice!

  • Charles Rushton

    Charles Rushton said (9 Dec 2012):

    Well done.

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett gave props (9 Dec 2012):

    Right out of National Geographic! Well done

  • Jyri Vissak

    Jyri Vissak gave props (9 Dec 2012):

    Beautiful portrait here!

  • Susan B. Griffith

    Susan B. Griffith   said (9 Dec 2012):

    The photograph makes you want to learn the individual's story.

  • Robert Sand

    Robert Sand said (9 Dec 2012):


  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (10 Dec 2012):

    excellent job!!

  • Ram Baires

    Ram Baires gave props (10 Dec 2012):

    Excellent portrait really

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (10 Dec 2012):

    Incredible photo! Perfect pose captured in time. Well done James!

  • Ted Anderson

    Ted Anderson (Deleted) gave props (11 Dec 2012):

    I think this is one of your best portraits, James. Well done.

  • Jason Platt

    Jason Platt gave props (11 Dec 2012):


  • Deborah Downes

    Deborah Downes gave props (11 Dec 2012):

    Powerful portrait, James. So much hard living in that face.

  • Heather Mellon

    Heather Mellon gave props (11 Dec 2012):

    Such a beautiful portrait and powerful, indeed!

  • Pat0

    Pat0 gave props (11 Dec 2012):

    Again, Excellent !! A face filled with hard earned acceptance of this worlds woes.

  • elfriede fulda

    elfriede fulda (Deleted) gave props (12 Dec 2012):

    Excellent work


    ROCIO GUILLEN gave props (12 Dec 2012):

    Great work! I agree with Donna, powerful!

  • Ma. Dolores Guillén Solí­s

    Ma. Dolores Guillén Solí­s gave props (12 Dec 2012):

    Wow! Excellent image... A face that certainly tells a story...

  • Sonia Adam Murray

    Sonia Adam Murray gave props (12 Dec 2012):

    Excellent, this oozes character!!!!

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (13 Dec 2012):


  • Ilenia Filoni

    Ilenia Filoni gave props (13 Dec 2012):

    Very significant!! ;)

  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (13 Dec 2012):

    beautifully captured!

  • Bruce Wendler

    Bruce Wendler gave props (14 Dec 2012):

    Tells a story

  • Ronnie Ginnever

    Ronnie Ginnever gave props (16 Dec 2012):


  • Nancy Richard

    Nancy Richard gave props (17 Dec 2012):

    Age, wisdom, hardship....all portrayed beautifully!

  • lowison

    lowison gave props (17 Dec 2012):

    Awesome portrait, James!

  • Paperini Renato

    Paperini Renato gave props (18 Dec 2012):

    Portrait beautiful, beautiful face wrinkled emerging from the folds of her dress which seems to be part of.

  • sarah

    sarah gave props (18 Dec 2012):

    You have captured so much expression

  • Cindy Griff

    Cindy Griff   said (18 Dec 2012):

    James, this is one of your best portraits, very well done!!

  • Michele Wambaugh

    Michele Wambaugh (Deleted) said (19 Dec 2012):

    Great portraiture, James!

  • Katherine Nak

    Katherine Nak   gave props (29 Dec 2012):

    Wonderful lighting,fab black and white, I love it!

  • Shelley Tucker

    Shelley Tucker gave props (1 Jan 2013):

    absolutely stunning

  • Alfonso Gomez

    Alfonso Gomez gave props (29 Jan 2013):


  • rob castro

    rob castro (Deleted) gave props (31 Jan 2013):

    powerful ... excellent work, James

  • Talia Krasicka

    Talia Krasicka gave props (19 Apr 2014):

    gorgeous portrait!

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