CAPTURED IN IMAGES

BY LORRAINE JOHNSON

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.
Moved

Moved

© 2022 Copyright Lorraine Johnson

Hold You High

Hold You High

© Copyright 2022 Lorraine Johnson

Came To Go

Came To Go

© Copyright 2012 Lorraine Johnson

Tomorrow

Tomorrow

© Copyright 2013 Lorraine Johnson

One More Time

One More Time

© Copyright 2022 Lorraine Johnson

A While

A While

© Copyright 2015 Lorraine Johnson

The Gaze

The Gaze

© Copyright 2022_Lorraine Johnson

In The Morrow

In The Morrow

© Copyright 2008 Lorraine Johnson

On the Road

On the Road

© Copyright 2022 Lorraine Johnson

Start As One

Start As One

© Copyright 2022 Lorraine Johnson

The Knowing Curve

The Knowing Curve

© Copyright 2011 Lorraine Johnson

As I Move Along

As I Move Along

© Copyright 2009 Lorraine Johnson

As It Unfolds

As It Unfolds

© Copyright 2012 Lorraine Johnson

But Why

But Why

© Copyright 2004 Lorraine Johnson

Holding A Life

Holding A Life

© Copyright 2007 Lorraine Johnson

As I Walk

As I Walk

© Copyright 2010 Lorraine Johnson

Forever Held

Forever Held

© Copyright 2008 Lorraine Johnson

The Arrival And Departure

The Arrival And Departure

© Copyright 2008 Lorraine Johnson

Little Hands

Little Hands

© Copyright 2008_Lorraine Johnson

In The Deep Breath

In The Deep Breath

© Copyright 2022 Lorraine Johnson

To The Edge

To The Edge

© Copyright 2012 Lorraine Johnson

From Its Strings

From Its Strings

© Copyright 2009 Lorraine Johnson

On Wandering

On Wandering

© Copyright 2009 Lorraine Johnson

The True Spirits

The True Spirits

© Copyright 2021 Lorraine Johnson

Beautiful Happenstance

Beautiful Happenstance

© Copyright 2021 Lorraine Johnson

The Hands [& Feet] In The Making

The Hands [& Feet] In The Making

...preparing to climb a coconut tree. © Copyright 2011 Lorraine Johnson

Mine, Yours

Mine, Yours

© Copyright 2011 Lorraine Johnson

My Friend And A Journey

My Friend And A Journey

© Copyright 2008 Lorraine Johnson

Fences or Jewels

Fences or Jewels

© Copyright 2014 Lorraine Johnson

The Passage

The Passage

© Copyright 2019 Lorraine Johnson

Regardless

Regardless

© Copyright 2010 Lorraine Johnson

Distance

Distance

© Copyright 1995 Lorraine Johnson

Through Time

Through Time

© Copyright 2011 Lorraine Johnson

My Friend And I

My Friend And I

© Copyright 1992 Lorraine Johnson

Reading Leaves

Reading Leaves

© Copyright 2021 Lorraine Johnson

Into Courage

Into Courage

© Copyright 2011 Lorraine Johnson

From Where

From Where

© Copyright 2007 Lorraine Johnson

Begin Well

Begin Well

© Copyright 2007 Lorraine Johnson

Belonging

Belonging

© Copyright 2020 Lorraine Johnson

The Many Colors

The Many Colors

...of Mozambique. © 2010 Lorraine Johnson

Beyond Ordinary

Beyond Ordinary

© Copyright 2011 Lorraine Johnson

The Art Of Temptation

The Art Of Temptation

...and tradition, from the hand of Ghana. © Copyright 2008 Lorraine Johnson

Outbrave

Outbrave

© Copyright 2019 Lorraine Johnson

There Was

There Was

...a market © Copyright 2004 Lorraine Johnson

Hums Along

Hums Along

© Copyright 2009 Lorraine Johnson

Gnarled

Gnarled

© Copyright 2018 Lorraine Johnson

To Be One

To Be One

© Copyright 2014 Lorraine Johnson

Flushed With Spirit

Flushed With Spirit

...from the healing salts of Ilha do Sal, Cape Verde © Copyright 2014 Lorraine Johnson

Seamless Shore

Seamless Shore

© Copyright 2021 Lorraine Johnson

From Tradition To Trend

From Tradition To Trend

...in the Mekhe market in Luma, in the land of Senegal. © Copyright 2004 Lorraine Johnson

Stand Tall

Stand Tall

...as the door, leading one to an empty space that offers breadth to build a home. © 2009 Lorraine Johnson

Drift

Drift

© 2011 Lorraine Johnson

Everything

Everything

© 2004 Lorraine Johnson

The Beating Heart

The Beating Heart

...of a Senegalese weaver's loom. © Copyright 2004 Lorraine Johnson

Waiting

Waiting

...to take off and sail the seas. © 2010 Lorraine Johnson

The Story

The Story

© 2013 Lorraine Johnson

Under The Shade

Under The Shade

...a traditional Senegalese artisan weaves a life. © 2004 Lorraine Johnson

In Time

In Time

© 2021 Lorraine Johnson

Tender Goes The Earth

Tender Goes The Earth

© 2006 Lorraine Johnson

A Story

A Story

...from the mountains of Lesotho. © 2006 Lorraine Johnson

The Oil of Tradition

The Oil of Tradition

...in Mabote (Inhambane, Mozambique) © 2007 Lorraine Johnson

Light And Heavy

Light And Heavy

© 2008 Lorraine Johnson

Reason In The Journey

Reason In The Journey

...to/from the Mékhé Market in Senegal. © 2004 Lorraine Johnson

Where Must One Stand

Where Must One Stand

© 2007 Lorraine Johnson

Slip You Away

Slip You Away

© 2009 Lorraine Johnson

To Find You

To Find You

© 2019 Lorraine Johnson

The One That Lasts

The One That Lasts

© 2017 Lorraine Johnson

In The Lines

In The Lines

© 2021 Lorraine Johnson

Into the Dream

Into the Dream

© 2016 Lorraine Johnson

Fully Present

Fully Present

...the perfect weave of a Xindzala basket. © 2007 Lorraine Johnson

Appearing As One

Appearing As One

© 2019 Lorraine Johnson

A Path Back

A Path Back

...in solitude. © 2006 Lorraine Johnson

Showing Up At The Door

Showing Up At The Door

© 2004 Lorraine Johnson

Beyond

Beyond

...on Ilha de Moçambique. © 2010 Lorraine Johnson

On Goree Island

On Goree Island

© 2004 Lorraine Johnson

When Night Becomes Day

When Night Becomes Day

© 2008 Lorraine Johnson

With Feet In One Place

With Feet In One Place

...a life is lived. © 2008 Lorraine Johnson

It's A Day

It's A Day

...in the village, on the Island of Mozambique. © 2009 Lorraine Johnson

You Came To Go

You Came To Go

© 2009 Lorraine Johnson

Shift Slightly

Shift Slightly

...reimagine and the world awakes. © 2021 Lorraine Johnson

A Little Drop Of Spirit

A Little Drop Of Spirit

...spreads wonder. © 2021 Lorraine Johnson

Look Forward, You Must

Look Forward, You Must

...on the road in Semonkong, Lesotho. © 2009 Lorraine Johnson

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