Man walking in front of Light Signals sculpture by Greek artist Panagiotis "Takis" Vassilakis, La Défense, Paris, Île-de-France, France.
Ethiopia, Lake Tana, Amhara Region. A hermit who is attached to Betre Maryam monastery on the Zegie Peninsula of Lake Tana..
Ethiopia, Lake Tana, Dek Island, Amhara Region. This old gold and silver hand cross is kept in the treasury of the eighteenth century church at Narga Selassie.
Ethiopia, Lake Tana, Dek Island, Amhara Region. A priest in the eighteenth century church at Narga Selassie swings a censer among clouds of incense.
Ethiopia, Tembien, Tigray Region. A monks sits at the entrance to Abba Yohanni monastery which was carved into a sheer rockface at Debre Asa sometime after the thirteenth century. The mural is of Abb...
Ethiopia, Gheralta Mountains, Tigray Region. A Priest in the ancient rock hewn church of Abuna Gebre Mikael reads an old manuscript with the help of sunlight streaming through the only window in the...
Ethiopia, Abraha Atsbeha, Tigray Region. A deacon with a large crossreads by the light of a taper in the rock-hewn church of Abraha wa-Atsbeha during a midnight mass to celebrate Enkutatash, the Ethi...
Benin, Ketou, Plateau Department. A masked dancer representing the male sex. The mask fits onto a dancer's head with his face covered by a veil. The dances are educational promoting harmony amongst...
Benin, Ouidah, Atlantique Department. An Egungun masked dancer spins his decorated round cape at a lively voodoo celebration. The dancers represent Yoruba ancestral spirits which give guidance to th...
Benin, Ouidah, Atlantique Department. An Egungun masked dancer spins his sequined round cape at a lively voodoo celebration. The dancers represent Yoruba ancestral spirits which give guidance to the...
Benin, Ouidah, Atlantique Department. A motor cyclist in bright traditional dress.
Bedouin walking with his camel, Wadi Rum, Aqaba Governorate, Jordan (MR)
Jordanian Army Soldier in front of The Treasury, Al-Khazneh, Petra, Ma'an Governorate, Jordan (MR)
A bedouin man leads camels across sand dunes, Wahiba sands, Oman
Man walking under Altes Rathaus (Old Town Hall), Bamberg (UNESCO World Heritage Site), Bavaria, Germany
Myanmar, Bagan. Young novice monks lining up to receive alms at the Ananda Festival.
Myanmar, Bagan. A novice monk walking in the corridors of Shwezigon Paya.
Myanmar, Bagan. A young monk reading a book in a temple.