Fisherman tending to his equipment at the Port of Essaouira, Morocco

Ruffling a Fisherman’s Feathers in Essaouira – On Asking Permission to Take a Photo

This gentleman threw a fish at me after he noticed me snapping his picture. He missed. Do you think he over-reacted? Or do you wish he was a better aim?

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Peddler, Jemaa el-Fnaa Square, Marrakech

The Loneliness of a Peddler

Alone in a crowd in Jemaa el-Fnaa Square, Marrakech.

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A Moroccan Pharmacy, Marrakech

A Moroccan Pharmacy

Slightly off the tourist circuit in Marrakech

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Mannequin Trio, Marrakech

Mannequin Monday #16

A trio to match the frenetic bustle of Marrakech’s Jemaa el-Fnaa square.

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Colorful hotel door, Marrakech

What’s Behind the Door? – Marrakech Edition

I’m in Marrakech for eight more days days. I’m really looking forward to exploring behind this door, one both proverbial and real, when I have some spare time beginning on Monday

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In the Kawangware slum, Nairobi

Kawangware Revisited II (Pic du Jour)

From the archives, a nominee for best smiles of 2007

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Hassan Tower, Rabat, Morocco

Hassan Tower, Rabat (Pic du Jour)

At the Mausoleum of King Mohammed V in Rabat, Morocco

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Kawangware Revisited

I was looking for a photo for today’s #SunsetSunday on twitter and remembered this scene at an informal trash dump in the Kawangware slum, or Estate, in Nairobi. Kawangware was then the second largest urban slum in the Kenyan capital which by default makes it one of the largest in …

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