The Land of upright People
That's the meaning of the name "Burkina Faso". And all the people I met there were really proud to be burkinabe. And in front of the camera, they didn't play anything, but expressed soemthing very strong and upright, especially the kids. I'd like to thank all these people for their kindness, hospitality and for the portraits I could shoot of them.This photo was shot on film. Taken by vicuna with a Rolleiflex Automat loaded with Fuji Acros 100 film in Nouna, Burkina Faso. These tags describe this photo: contrast, burkina faso, africa, upright, proud, pride, serious, happy, faces, kids, people, portrait, square, home processed, and bw. Date: 2013-10-25. Time: Afternoon. This photo can also be found in the album Burkina Faso, the Land of upright People [Rolleiflex].
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