The man with the scarf Tunisia

Yesterday driving from Ksar Ghilane to the island of Djerba (Tunisia), we pulled off the road in an area called Medhar, because a group of women digging a ditch caught our eyes (women doing such work is very unusual here).

There was an old man sitting nearby, presumably of some stature, so we went to speak with him about allowing me to photograph the women. Turns out, I’d be welling up in his arms soon after.  Read more