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.

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13 Comments

  1. sirio174
    sirio174 ·

    this album is a masterpiece

  2. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    thanks a lot @sirio174!

  3. af-capture
    af-capture ·

    wooow this is really nice!!!

  4. ropi
    ropi ·

    I agree with sirio74 ! these pics are like national geographic ones. you had a fantastic experience and got perfect pictures

  5. ropi
    ropi ·

    I'm sure I've seen pics like these ones of your taken by one of the masters of photography, but I can't remember who was! great great GREAT!

  6. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    thanks @af-capture
    @ropi: I'm very honored to be compared to National Geographic level and some great master of photography (you'll tell me when you remember who it is ;)

  7. gepo1303
    gepo1303 ·

    Quel photo!

  8. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    great great great great great!

  9. adi_totp
    adi_totp ·

    and have you print these? I want to see the prints if you have them :)

  10. vicuna
    vicuna ·

    thanks @adi_totp: no, didn't make prints (for now…)

  11. ohlordy
    ohlordy ·

    excellent shot, love the kid in the cap!

  12. grazie
    grazie ·

    those eyes...this set is giving me goose bumps. so great!

  13. juznobsrvr
    juznobsrvr ·

    Cool shot. I dig this.