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I was visiting a Masai village.The adult Masai and tourists were dealing in trinkets and photos. This young guy caught my attention.

Canon A2 with 70-300

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boy kenya, child, hut, masai

I am an amateur photographer with a love of travel. I mostly enjoy landscape and wildlife photography. I live in California which provides a great deal of opportunities for great photography.

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  • worldtripper
    worldtripperover 4 years ago

    What a sweet image! I love the expression on the little one’s face! Curiousity, aprehension, distrust maybe? Regardless – priceless shot! Marita

  • Thank you ! His parents were lined up for the tourists selling trinkets. I found him more interesting.

    – Michael Moss

  • Gary Kelly
    Gary Kellyover 4 years ago

    Very well done. I would have been tempted to get a close up… but this shot captures the whole atmosphere. Good one, Michael.

  • Thank you Gary, this shot was taken awhile ago in my 35 mm film days. Remember those? I had limited equipment and I was shy about taking pictures of people. So I did not want to walk up and scare him and took the shot from a distance.

    – Michael Moss

  • Katrina Freckleton
    Katrina Freckl...over 4 years ago

    I think the whole composition adds mood and atmosphere, almost like he has been abandoned

  • Chloé-May Smith
    Chloé-May Smithover 4 years ago

    Thank you for submitting your image to the All Things BLACK & WHITE we look forward to seeing more of your fabulous images

  • redstripes
    redstripesabout 4 years ago

    wow what a fantastic photograph!

  • Thank you !

    – Michael Moss

  • Erika Snell
    Erika Snellabout 4 years ago

  • Many thanks for the feature !

    – Michael Moss

  • Esperanza Gallego
    Esperanza Gallegoabout 4 years ago

    Very sweet,great shot :)

  • Thank you

    – Michael Moss

  • ginabgood1
    ginabgood1about 4 years ago

    Sweet, sweet child. Lovely image!

  • Thank you !

    – Michael Moss

  • rocamiadesign
    rocamiadesignover 3 years ago

  • Janie. D
    Janie. Dover 3 years ago


    April 2011

  • Many thanks for the feature :)

    – Michael Moss

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