Dr. Juliana Otieno

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Published! In JPG Magazine Issue 25
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© Billy Howard
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When I met her, she was the only pediatrician in Kisumu, Kenya. Families would walk for days to see her. She was also a saint and a miracle worker.

32 responses

  • Camille Susak

    Camille Susak gave props (3 Sep 2008):

    People like her are a gift-great shot~

  • Emma Brahas

    Emma Brahas said (4 Sep 2008):

    great portrait!

  • Laura Boston-Thek

    Laura Boston-Thek gave props (4 Sep 2008):

    Absolutely wonderful portrait as all your poraits are...FANTASTIC for the theme!! If I could vote it would be a resounding YES!

  • Lynne Dorr

    Lynne Dorr gave props (4 Sep 2008):

    Absolutely wonderful shot! I would definately vote 'yes' too!

  • Renee Brow

    Renee Brow gave props (7 Sep 2008):


  • Lynn H

    Lynn H (Deleted) gave props (11 Sep 2008):

    Outstanding portrait!

  • Rogerio de Freitas

    Rogerio de Freitas said (14 Sep 2008):

    Great portrait!

  • Sharon Holeman

    Sharon Holeman gave props (22 Sep 2008):

    Wonderful photo - wonderful story. Her eyes say so much.

  • Kristin Charles

    Kristin Charles gave props (24 Sep 2008):

    what a beautiful portrait. it says so much.

  • paloma roma

    paloma roma said (28 Sep 2008):

    what a lovely tribute and moving image. it's like you can read the entire spectrum of emotions in her expression..

  • Karen K Smith

    Karen K Smith gave props (8 Oct 2008):

    awesome portrait!

  • Rebecca Winters

    Rebecca Winters said (16 Oct 2008):

    beautiful portrait-

  • Oscar Auneau

    Oscar Auneau (Deleted) gave props (9 Nov 2008):

    wonderful photo..

  • sarah kreis

    sarah kreis said (16 Nov 2008):


  • David Henri

    David Henri gave props (22 Dec 2008):

    great story. fantastic photo. really great portrait -- excellent composition, with subject in her environment. terrific work!!

  • Ernest Mims

    Ernest Mims gave props (9 Jan 2009):

    You can see it in her eyes: she cares.

  • Latrenia Bryant

    Latrenia Bryant gave props (11 Sep 2009):

    This is Perfect!

  • nema' etebar

    nema' etebar said (21 Sep 2009):

    such a great shot

  • daniele castellucchio

    daniele castellucchio gave props (8 Mar 2010):

    yeah voted!

  • Kelly Roper

    Kelly Roper gave props (8 Mar 2010):

    You captured the kindness in her eyes....it shines.

  • Zerina Phillip

    Zerina Phillip gave props (11 Mar 2010):

    Got my vote. hope she is still there.

  • Regenia Brabham

    Regenia Brabham (Deleted) gave props (15 Mar 2010):

    A fabulous entry!!!!! I love that you included som much of the background. My vote.

  • Emily Harris

    Emily Harris gave props (16 Mar 2010):

    this is fantastic, the best i've seen yet for this theme, awesome entry and capture!

  • Debrah Leonard

    Debrah Leonard (Deleted) gave props (21 Mar 2010):


  • Bruce Miller

    Bruce Miller (Deleted) gave props (1 Apr 2010):

    I know a few people who go to Africa regularly to volunteer in AIDS relief. Saints one and all.

  • Julien Maury

    Julien Maury gave props (3 Apr 2010):

    probably a heroe yes my vote.!! I really like that way of posing, really different.!

  • rachelrobichaux

    rachelrobichaux gave props (6 Apr 2010):

    voted beautiful photo and definitely a hero

  • Steven Schutz

    Steven Schutz gave props (22 May 2010):

    A TRUE hero indeed...what a capture..the look on her face speaks volumes...great color or lack of it,...

  • Epin Hervin

    Epin Hervin gave props (5 Feb 2011):

    the winner of this theme

  • Northline

    Northline said (15 Feb 2011):

    Such an emotive image ... congrats on publication

  • Donato Greco

    Donato Greco gave props (2 Jan 2012):

    I like so much the way you used bokeh to create a feeling of the story behind her.

  • Donato Greco

    Donato Greco said (2 Jan 2012):

    it'd be very interesting to know the EXIF parameters of this image

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