Steve Mc Curry Makes Us Think About The Importance Of Human Connections #globalgoals #globaled #Teachers #globaledchat #aussieED

Portraits reveal a desire for human connection;

a desire so strong that people who know they will never see me again

open themselves to the camera,  all in the hope that at the other end

someone will be watching,

someone who will laugh or suffer with them.

Quote by Steve Mc Curry

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 Girl with floral headscarf. Yemen, 1997. After eons of trade, Yemen’s tie to Africa is strongest in the Tihamah plain on the Red Sea coast, where Africa colours everything from the face of a girl to the mud houses thatched with reeds. Yet the resemblance is only skin-deep, say Yemenis. “Our Soul,”, says one man, “is Arab to the core.” Yemen United National Geographic, April 2000 Untold_book retouched_Sonny Fabbri 11/16/2012

 

Portraits reveal a desire for human connection; a desire so strong that people who know they will never see me again open themselves to the camera, all in the hope that at the other end someone will be watching, someone who will laugh or suffer with them. What could be more simple and more complex, […]

via On Portraiture — Steve McCurry’s Blog

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