Afghanistan, A Land of Mystery
Thanks to the American Invasion of Afghanistan I have become very interested in this ancient central Asian country, with its many ethnic communities.
An Afghan beauty! This exquisite child fascinates me. She could be a child in my small town dressing up in play. She contrasts so much of what we think of as Afghanistan: poverty, suffering, dust, cold, fear and violence. The innocence and clarity in her face and eye fills one with joy, playfulness and hope, which young children so often bring to difficult times.
This could be a scene from Biblical times; yet, it is Afghanistan today.
Here are a couple of collections of Afghanistan photo collections:
In the present day, My Kabul Press Gallery :: Afghanistan Today
Before the current violence which began in 1979 Luke Powell - Photographs Fine Art Landscapes Afghanistan pictures Pakistan La