CAPTURED IN IMAGES

BY LORRAINE JOHNSON

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Captured images of people, places and moments in time along many journeys across the mighty continent of Africa and beyond. Mostly from 'then' and emerging from 'now'—and always taken with the utmost respect for the many culture's and lives encountered.
And I Will See You Tomorrow

And I Will See You Tomorrow

© 2009 Lorraine Johnson

A Place That Pulls

A Place That Pulls

...and beckons one to become full. © 2009 Lorraine Johnson

Of Earthly Delights

Of Earthly Delights

...on the grasslands of South Africa. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

A Stay

A Stay

...on the Island of Mozambique. © 2007 Lorraine Johnson

The Places, They Speak

The Places, They Speak

...of the resilience of people, despite, and those who still walk these steps on the Senegalese Island of Gorée. © 2004 Lorraine Johnson

Making Whole

Making Whole

...in Senegal. © 2004 Lorraine Johnson

Under Urging Eyes

Under Urging Eyes

...we all are. © 2021 Lorraine Johnson

The Past Of Today

The Past Of Today

...architectural details on the Island of Mozambique. © 2010 Lorraine Johnson

At The Base Of A Tree

At The Base Of A Tree

...the skillful hands and the beauty of tradition lies. © 2008 Lorraine Johnson

All Over Again

All Over Again

...the red dust settles. © 2020 Lorraine Johnson

In The Shadow

In The Shadow

...along the coast. © 2021 Lorraine Johnson

Sitting Sideways

Sitting Sideways

The colorful thread of tradition awaits the skillful hands of an artisan textile weaver in Dakar, Senegal. © 2004 Lorraine Johnson

In A Village

In A Village

...a simple place of worship creating historical presence in a village, in Nampula Province, Mozambique. © 2009 Lorraine Johnson

Perspective [2]

Perspective [2]

...from the waters of Mozambique. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

Perspective [1]

Perspective [1]

...from where one sits. Meckhe Market, near Thiès in Senegal. © 2004 Lorraine Johnson

Of Amazing Grace

Of Amazing Grace

...and bells that once chimed in the province of Nampula in the land of cultural heritage. © 2009 Lorraine Johnson

I Dreamed, Again

I Dreamed, Again

...along my journey. © 2021 Lorraine Johnson

Storylines

Storylines

...brilliant, bold and beautiful...and told, seamlessly, by the weavers' hands near Mekhe Market in Senegal. © 2004 Lorraine Johnson

With Open Heart

With Open Heart

The earth opens in a small highland town, giving way to nature's beauty, the Maletsunyane Waterfall— found along the road's edge in Semonkong, Lesotho—in the "land of smoke." © 2009 Lorraine Johnson

On The Fringe

On The Fringe

...gently present along the streets of the highland town of San Cristóbal de las Casas in the southern Mexican state of Chiapas. © 2013 Lorraine Johnson

And I Wonder

And I Wonder

...what is the story of this Moroccan woman's soul, living a life along the Casablanca shore? © 2012 Lorraine Johnson

As An M'bila Plays

As An M'bila Plays

A Chopi master of the m'bila—intangible cultural heritage of Zavala, Mozambique. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

A View

A View

Watching the beauty of tradition along the shore of Ilha de Moçambique. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

Seeing Eyes

Seeing Eyes

The living heritage and inspired hands of traditional silversmiths on Ilha de Moçambique. © 2003 Lorraine Johnson

Once More

Once More

Along the sandy shore near the village of Westport Point, MA. © 2019 Lorraine Johnson

Filling My Soul

Filling My Soul

Basket weavers dance in the green mountains of Semonkong, Lesotho. © Lorraine Johnson, 2008

The Arc Of A Day

The Arc Of A Day

Along the coast, near the historic village of Westport Point, MA © Lorraine Johnson, 2019

A Goodbye

A Goodbye

Left behind in the beautiful green mountains of Lesotho. © Lorraine Johnson, 2008

The Making Of A Bead

The Making Of A Bead

The blue of Ghana, inspired by tradition. © 2004 Lorraine Johnson

The Space Between

The Space Between

Knowing a culture on Ilha de Moçambique. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

Where The Richness Lies

Where The Richness Lies

Made by hand on a traditional loom in a village outside of Thies, Senegal. © 2004 Lorraine Johnson

A Memory

A Memory

Morning breaks and memories formed on Ilha de Moçambique. © 2010 Lorraine Johnson

A Day

A Day

Along the water at the port in Westport Point, MA. © 2019 Lorraine Johnson

The Croon Of An Ordinary Day

The Croon Of An Ordinary Day

Making their way home in the coffee-growing mountains of Chiapas, Mexico. © 2014 Lorraine Johnson

At My Door

At My Door

A door beckons to be known—in a rural village in Vilankulos, Mozambique © 2009 Lorraine Johnson

And Fly

And Fly

Along the richness of the Cañon Del Sumidero, state of Chiapas, Mexico. © 2013 Lorraine Johnson

Tradition & Trend

Tradition & Trend

Where tradition meets trend in Vilankulos, Mozambique. © 2007 Lorraine Johnson

Weaving A Life

Weaving A Life

A young man on the road to Ponta do Ouro in Mozambique weaves palm mats from a traditional loom. © 2002 Lorraine Johnson

The Hand of Tradition

The Hand of Tradition

Tradition lies in the hand of many, inspiring the future of new days. © 2007 Lorraine Johnson

A Wonder

A Wonder

To wander the miracle of Cañon Del Sumidero, in the state of Chiapas, Mexico © 2014 Lorraine Johnson

In The Light

In The Light

A Mozambican girl stands in the richness of an ordinary day. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

Outside A Window

Outside A Window

An historic house in Westport Point, MA © 2018 Lorraine Johnson

And They Danced

And They Danced

Dancing on Mucucuni Island off the coast of Inhambane province in Mozambique. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

As I Pass You By

As I Pass You By

The essence and beauty of a simple life on the Island of Mozambique. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

The Gait of Ilha

The Gait of Ilha

The gait of life on the Island of Mozambique, a timeless village that sits off the northern coast on the Indian Ocean. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

Dancing Tofu

Dancing Tofu

Makua women dancing Tofu—marking their presence on the enduring Island of Mozambique. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson

Despite

Despite

Surviving—despite—on an abandoned building, one of many found on the rural landscape in Nampula Province, Mozambique. © 2011 Lorraine Johnson