Here are some of my favorite photographs from around the world, all taken by me. Geographically yours, D.J.Z.
Friday, February 17, 2012
He may be in Istanbul (really, Üsküdar on the Asian side), but the face and build betray his Black Sea origins. I wonder if he is a construction worker; I wonder if he is given to song; I wonder if he speaks his native tongue. All but the last would be typical of the Laz, a people with roots in the Caucasus.