Some photographs speak volumes about a particular lifestyle or personality of people. Passionate about travel, photographer John Thackwray , born in South Africa, has traveled the globe for months going to meet the local people.
For his project My Room , which will be pulled a book available at year end, in which the personal history of each subject will be told, he roved from France to Japan, passing through Romania, China, Brazil, Rwanda or Egypt. An invitation in the privacy of the inhabitants of these countries, giving sudden urges to travel and discovery. A selection of some photographs displayed in the book is available in the following article.
Room 24 – Joseph – Paris, France
Room 192 – Andrea – Bucharest, Romania
Room 219 – Maleeq – New York, USA
Room 256 – Ryoko – Tokyo, Japan
Room 290 – Yuan – China
Room 348 – Asha – Bamansemilya, India
Room 665 – Marcello – La Paz, Bolivia
Room 711 – Claudio – Rio, Brazil
Room 807 – Mohamed – Saint Catherine’s Monastery, Egypt
Room 867 – Ezekiel – Manyata, Kenya
Room 915 – Josée – Kigali, Rwanda
Room 1049 – Osia – Selomo, Lesotho