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Teeth painting is a traditional pastime to indicate that someone is married in many cultures and this North Vietnamese minority woman provides a wonderful reflection of her culture.
black, woman, traditional, culture, vietnam, indigo, hmong, lefoe, geraldine
Geraldine Lefoe enjoys a range of photography from experimental abstracts to traditional landscapes. She is based in Wollongong, Australia.
What a fabulous & interesting portrait. Lovely
Really nice work – so much detail and sharpness
Stupendous photo….love that your subject is willing to share her unique culture…
Looks like you have been in a photographer’s paradise Gerri!!! I couldn’t decide which one to comment on – they’re all such wonderful documentary photos.
Thanks Heather – the far north of Vietnam is most definitely a photographers paradise – where are you off to on your next trip?
– Geraldine Lefoe
Nice portrait, just a wonderful reflection of a culture.
wonderful portrait Geraldine, fascinating to learn about other cultures and customs
Fabulous portrait, great character and expression, and the detail is simply wonderful.
ok; keep an eye on my journals; if you havnt already added me to your watchlist, please do so, there will be more opportunities for exhibition coming up for which this will be most applicablewonderful work
great shot, love the bent gold teeth, the betelnut stains, the stunned mullet expression
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