Annabelle   Waiting half way up the trunk of a fig tree gives one a better vantage point to spot your siblings as they return to a favorite spot for play.
       
     
  Annabelle and Etofi   These children hurriedly stopped for their photograph before escaping down to the lake’s shore to play.
       
     
  Bushman from Nosy Be   The shade of a palm is very welcoming after a morning spent spearfishing in the strong sun.
       
     
  Pepita   and   Eliza   As well as the contrasting light and shadows in this image, I love the contrasting looks that the girls are giving. Eliza, the older friend looks comfortable and self-assured, with one step placed forward. Pepita looks at the camera, suspicious of this disruption to her Sunday morning.
       
     
  Imofana's Parrot   One of the hotel maids, Imofana plays with a friendly African Grey parrot.
       
     
  Pepita   Her large water bowl by her side, Pepita follows the dusty track towards her home on nimble feet. It was a wonderful experience to come across a village so happily settled in their daily routine.
       
     
  Ancient Cracks   A guide points at interesting scratch marks on the palace walls.
       
     
  Pensive Elyzah   I love how this photograph gives hints into Elyzah's life and thoughts. Her ragged collar and twisted wire earring are evidence for a modest background. A rolled up bank note, symbolizing her day of work, is placed against her chin in act of deep thought.
       
     
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  Mahir   One of the youngest members of a traveling group, Mahir used a stick to keep two zebu cattle in line.
       
     
  Arid Highway   Straight tarmac roads slice through mountainous terrain.
       
     
  Farmer in a Checkered Shirt   A farmer keeps his hat tilted in front of his eyes as he looks out over a wide valley.
       
     
  Armoured Truck   A heavy duty truck rolls over the hot tarmac roads.
       
     
  Shadows on the Plain   Girls cast shadows over the scorched earth as they stroll towards a roadside vendor.
       
     
  Farmer's Cottage   A mud-clad house with a thatched roof is a typical homestay for Madagascar's highland farmers.
       
     
  Walking through the Forest   The dry forest on the outskirts of Anja was full of chameleons and lemur species.
       
     
  Table   Footy   A group of boys huddle around a football table.
       
     
  Marie   This young girl was so shy. The sight of a camera must have been a very new experience for her.
       
     
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  Remi   School attendance is incredibly low in Madagascar, even when compared to other countries on the mainland. Remi smiled confidently at the camera as we took her photograph on her way to school.
       
     
  Chicken Seller   A boy peddles his way into market. His item for sale is one plump chicken.
       
     
  Market Seller, Ambanja   A busy poultry and agricultural market takes place in Ambanja every Sunday morning. Traders from nearby villages meet to sell their produce along the network of stalls.
       
     
  The Drive   An ox herd steers his Zebu bulls along the dusty track, bringing his produce of fresh vegetables to market.
       
     
  Dark Waters   A haven for waterbirds but a common spot for crocodiles, bodies of water in Madagascar must be approached with caution.
       
     
  Annabelle   Waiting half way up the trunk of a fig tree gives one a better vantage point to spot your siblings as they return to a favorite spot for play.
       
     

Annabelle

Waiting half way up the trunk of a fig tree gives one a better vantage point to spot your siblings as they return to a favorite spot for play.

  Annabelle and Etofi   These children hurriedly stopped for their photograph before escaping down to the lake’s shore to play.
       
     

Annabelle and Etofi

These children hurriedly stopped for their photograph before escaping down to the lake’s shore to play.

  Bushman from Nosy Be   The shade of a palm is very welcoming after a morning spent spearfishing in the strong sun.
       
     

Bushman from Nosy Be

The shade of a palm is very welcoming after a morning spent spearfishing in the strong sun.

  Pepita   and   Eliza   As well as the contrasting light and shadows in this image, I love the contrasting looks that the girls are giving. Eliza, the older friend looks comfortable and self-assured, with one step placed forward. Pepita looks at the camera, suspicious of this disruption to her Sunday morning.
       
     

Pepita and Eliza

As well as the contrasting light and shadows in this image, I love the contrasting looks that the girls are giving. Eliza, the older friend looks comfortable and self-assured, with one step placed forward. Pepita looks at the camera, suspicious of this disruption to her Sunday morning.

  Imofana's Parrot   One of the hotel maids, Imofana plays with a friendly African Grey parrot.
       
     

Imofana's Parrot

One of the hotel maids, Imofana plays with a friendly African Grey parrot.

  Pepita   Her large water bowl by her side, Pepita follows the dusty track towards her home on nimble feet. It was a wonderful experience to come across a village so happily settled in their daily routine.
       
     

Pepita

Her large water bowl by her side, Pepita follows the dusty track towards her home on nimble feet. It was a wonderful experience to come across a village so happily settled in their daily routine.

  Ancient Cracks   A guide points at interesting scratch marks on the palace walls.
       
     

Ancient Cracks

A guide points at interesting scratch marks on the palace walls.

  Pensive Elyzah   I love how this photograph gives hints into Elyzah's life and thoughts. Her ragged collar and twisted wire earring are evidence for a modest background. A rolled up bank note, symbolizing her day of work, is placed against her chin in act of deep thought.
       
     

Pensive Elyzah

I love how this photograph gives hints into Elyzah's life and thoughts. Her ragged collar and twisted wire earring are evidence for a modest background. A rolled up bank note, symbolizing her day of work, is placed against her chin in act of deep thought.

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  Mahir   One of the youngest members of a traveling group, Mahir used a stick to keep two zebu cattle in line.
       
     

Mahir

One of the youngest members of a traveling group, Mahir used a stick to keep two zebu cattle in line.

  Arid Highway   Straight tarmac roads slice through mountainous terrain.
       
     

Arid Highway

Straight tarmac roads slice through mountainous terrain.

  Farmer in a Checkered Shirt   A farmer keeps his hat tilted in front of his eyes as he looks out over a wide valley.
       
     

Farmer in a Checkered Shirt

A farmer keeps his hat tilted in front of his eyes as he looks out over a wide valley.

  Armoured Truck   A heavy duty truck rolls over the hot tarmac roads.
       
     

Armoured Truck

A heavy duty truck rolls over the hot tarmac roads.

  Shadows on the Plain   Girls cast shadows over the scorched earth as they stroll towards a roadside vendor.
       
     

Shadows on the Plain

Girls cast shadows over the scorched earth as they stroll towards a roadside vendor.

  Farmer's Cottage   A mud-clad house with a thatched roof is a typical homestay for Madagascar's highland farmers.
       
     

Farmer's Cottage

A mud-clad house with a thatched roof is a typical homestay for Madagascar's highland farmers.

  Walking through the Forest   The dry forest on the outskirts of Anja was full of chameleons and lemur species.
       
     

Walking through the Forest

The dry forest on the outskirts of Anja was full of chameleons and lemur species.

  Table   Footy   A group of boys huddle around a football table.
       
     

Table Footy

A group of boys huddle around a football table.

  Marie   This young girl was so shy. The sight of a camera must have been a very new experience for her.
       
     

Marie

This young girl was so shy. The sight of a camera must have been a very new experience for her.

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  Remi   School attendance is incredibly low in Madagascar, even when compared to other countries on the mainland. Remi smiled confidently at the camera as we took her photograph on her way to school.
       
     

Remi

School attendance is incredibly low in Madagascar, even when compared to other countries on the mainland. Remi smiled confidently at the camera as we took her photograph on her way to school.

  Chicken Seller   A boy peddles his way into market. His item for sale is one plump chicken.
       
     

Chicken Seller

A boy peddles his way into market. His item for sale is one plump chicken.

  Market Seller, Ambanja   A busy poultry and agricultural market takes place in Ambanja every Sunday morning. Traders from nearby villages meet to sell their produce along the network of stalls.
       
     

Market Seller, Ambanja

A busy poultry and agricultural market takes place in Ambanja every Sunday morning. Traders from nearby villages meet to sell their produce along the network of stalls.

  The Drive   An ox herd steers his Zebu bulls along the dusty track, bringing his produce of fresh vegetables to market.
       
     

The Drive

An ox herd steers his Zebu bulls along the dusty track, bringing his produce of fresh vegetables to market.

  Dark Waters   A haven for waterbirds but a common spot for crocodiles, bodies of water in Madagascar must be approached with caution.
       
     

Dark Waters

A haven for waterbirds but a common spot for crocodiles, bodies of water in Madagascar must be approached with caution.