About the photograph The photograph was taken in Larache in 2011 during my second visit of its Medina as part of my project about the Medinas of Morocco. Situated along the Atlantic coast, Larache is a fishing town with a quiet Medina whitewashed with a wonderful blue colour.
In developing countries like Nepal, boys and girls are very aware of the importance of being educated despite the lack of job opportunities in the country. In Nepal, a large number of NGO participate in funding education program, build and run schools in the Kathmandu valley or in var
Fes was founded by Idris I two thousand two hundred and twenty three years ago, making it one of the oldest medieval cities on earth. Under the influence of the Andalusians and migrants from Kairouan (Tunisia), Fes grew as a city of Islam, crafts and trades. It is during this period t
Anticipation is a key element in street photography. But to understand it and acquire this skill you must first have a great ability to observe people and their behaviour. It requires spending months and months walking the streets and observing life around you. At this stage you don
My fascination for Moroccan Medinas started in 2004 when I visited the country for the first time for work. It was in 2008 when I returned to Morocco and started my photo essay . Since then, I have been there four times, visiting from north to south, west to east , around fifteen medi
Following the selection of the photograph above at the Foto8 Summer Show 2012, I was pleased that it was selected again to be part of the photographic exhibition “A World Elsewhere”. The show is curated by the Royal Shakespeare Company with 40 selected photographs from the
Expressing myself between documentary and street photography, my work focus on long term projects because of the human aspect, but also to have better insight and understanding of a situation over time. Photography is a medium that allows me to explore the cultural and sociological aspects of life in order to understand the relationship between the people, their traditions/habits/cultures and their environment. In recent years I have worked on separate long term projects about the Medinas of Morocco and more recently the Yamuna river in India.