Old Cairo or "Garbage City"

Visited Old Cairo, or as most people call it "Garbage City." The kindness and generosity from the locals, through all ages, was staggering. 

I had this preconception that I'd have to plead to gain permission to take somebodies portrait. However once I took one, the demand for portraits was unbelievable, people were so happy to see and interact with a camera. A very special experience. 

An in-depth insight to follow..

Portraits - RAW Foundation - Garbage City © -4.jpg