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    Collage by Nkiruka

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    Pointilism by Beth Kimwele

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26 July 2012

Burkina Faso

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Photographer Antony Pappone captures daily life in Burkina Faso with extraordinary portraits.

Gurunsi villages are formed by sukhala houses, which are decorated hand painted by the women of the village, tiebele, burkina faso
Gurunsi villages are formed by sukhala houses, which are decorated hand painted by the women of the village, tiebele, burkina faso

portrait of a tribal woman to the market of Gorom Gorom, region of the Sahel, northern Burkina Faso

portrait of a tribal woman to the market of Gorom Gorom, region of the Sahel, northern Burkina Faso

portrait of a man of of ethnic mossi, south of Burkina Faso
portrait of a man of of ethnic mossi, south of Burkina Faso

 

man who smokes of the people Gurunsi, south of Burkina Faso
man who smokes of the people Gurunsi, south of Burkina Faso

the hairdresser of road in southern Burkina Faso
the hairdresser of road in southern Burkina Faso

Festival des Masques de Dédougou, Burkina Faso
Festival des Masques de Dédougou, Burkina Faso

portrait of life in the village of the Bani, Sahel, northern Burkina Faso

portrait of life in the village of the Bani, Sahel, northern Burkina Faso

 

Portrait of a life of theTuareg shepherd to the market of Gorom Gorom goats, Sahel, northern Burkina Faso
Portrait of a life of theTuareg shepherd to the market of Gorom Gorom goats, Sahel, northern Burkina Faso

 

woman with a pot on his head at the main entrance of the great mud mosque of bani, in the tribal region of the Sahel, northern Burkina Faso
woman with a pot on his head at the main entrance of the great mud mosque of bani, in the tribal region of the Sahel, northern Burkina Faso

Gurunsi villages are formed by sukhala houses, which are decorated hand painted by the women of the village, tiebele, burkina faso
Gurunsi villages are formed by sukhala houses, which are decorated hand painted by the women of the village, tiebele, burkina faso

Gurunsi villages are formed by sukhala houses, which are decorated hand painted by the women of the village, tiebele, burkina faso
Gurunsi villages are formed by sukhala houses, which are decorated hand painted by the women of the village, tiebele, burkina faso

man on a bicycle in front the great mud mosque in the bani in northern Burkina Faso, Sahel
man on a bicycle in front the great mud mosque in the bani in northern Burkina Faso, Sahel

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