color, expressividad, encuadre

pure joy and happiness. Looks like if children in the depressing slums of Manila can still play and smile and laugh. Be HAPPY !


Ps, Istanbul Turkey, Landscapes, Elsewhere, Campaign, Places Of The World, Perfect, Picture, Kitchen

Waiting for the Sun - well, this does bring back memories for me. Mum hanging out the washing on the Hill's Hoist on Mondays (Wash Day).

Sirkeci 1968 Ara Güler's İstanbul by Ara Güler

sirkeci, 1968 photo by ara güler, from ara güler’s istanbul *** please don’t repost this as your own

Late-Ottoman street-wear from Erzurum/Karin.  End of 19th century.  Called 'çarşaf' (blanket).  Made of fine wool.  Originating from an Armenian household.  (The Russian Museum of Ethnography, St.Petersburg).

Armenian female blanket, used as an outdoors garment, accordingly to Muslim rules. From Erzurum, late century. Made of high-quality wool. Similar to the 'çarşaf' worn by Muslim women. (The Russian Museum of Ethnography, St.