Sana’a, Yemen | April 10, 2013 An elderly Yemeni gentleman allowed me to take his portrait in the food stall section on the Old City marketplace.
"It’s not your job to like me - it’s mine."
— Byron Katie (via unconditionedconsciousness)
"There is an inner beauty about a woman who believes in herself, who knows she is capable of anything that she puts her mind to. There is a beauty in the strength and determination of a woman who follows her own path, who isnt thrown off by obstacles along the way. There is a beauty about a woman whose confidence comes from experiences; who knows she can fall, pick herself up, and move on."
Many powerful photographs have been made in the aftermath of the devastating collapse of a garment factory on the outskirts of Dhaka, Bangladesh. But one photo, by Bangladeshi photographer Taslima Akhter, has emerged as the most heart wrenching, capturing an entire country’s grief in a single image.