Photo Essay #5...A Series of Portraits From Parts of Africa and The Middle East. (Now in Stories)

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© James Wiley

Photo license: © All rights reserved

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.

14 responses

  • Lynn E. Harvey

    Lynn E. Harvey   gave props (16 Dec 2012):

    The shadows bring a depth and compelling sense of her life and where she is...

  • JamesHarmon McQuilkin

    JamesHarmon McQuilkin   gave props (16 Dec 2012):

    I couldn't agree with Lynn more

  • Donald Garrett

    Donald Garrett   gave props (16 Dec 2012):

    I like what Lynn said. The darkness is also a metaphor for all their troubles.

  • Andrea Petersen

    Andrea Petersen gave props (16 Dec 2012):

    The shadow and light are both an integral part of this image...Well done!

  • Susan Littlefield

    Susan Littlefield gave props (16 Dec 2012):

    Hard at work, yet looking so relaxed. The long shadows are really wonderful.

  • JanElle

    JanElle gave props (16 Dec 2012):

    Wonderful depth and detail, beautifully textural and most intriguing!

  • rekha nag

    rekha nag gave props (17 Dec 2012):

    sensitive yet beautiful!

  • Donna Mullins

    Donna Mullins (Deleted) gave props (17 Dec 2012):

    Lynn said it best! I agree!

  • Yaz Hawkins

    Yaz Hawkins said (18 Dec 2012):

    Most interesting photo essay, James! So many wonderful,and sad, stories implied in each one!

  • Cindy Griff

    Cindy Griff   said (18 Dec 2012):

    Stunning work, beautiful depth, shadows and nice details!

  • Dunja Kolar

    Dunja Kolar gave props (20 Dec 2012):

    great photo

  • Carlo Pagan

    Carlo Pagan gave props (21 Dec 2012):


  • Leslie Hunziker

    Leslie Hunziker   gave props (4 Jan 2013):

    beautifully captured!

  • Ron Myre

    Ron Myre gave props (18 Jan 2013):

    Beautifully captured. It's as if we can feel this place and moment.

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