The Masai Portraits. Part II

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Portraits of the Masai. Part II 

On this trip we will visit remote Masai villages,spend time with them, experience their way of living and attempt a second shooting to record once more a collective portrait of the Masai inhabitants.

There are approximately two more weeks to finalize bookings so hurry up!

 

The Masai typology is an open-ended project that started on my last trip to Tanzania .

Inspired by the work of August Sander (“the people of 20th century”) as well as the work of Walker Evans (FSA-Great depression), the project is a typological approach targeted to record a collective portrait of the Masai inhabitants of Africa.

 

Typology is the study of types, and a photographic typology is a suite of images or related forms, shot in a consistent, repetitive manner; to be fully understood, the images must be viewed as a complete series. See my first series at http://www.nicolaslotsos.com/#a=0&at=0&mi=2&pt=1&pi=10000&s=0&p=3

 

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