This little boy is looking for protection from his mother being overwhelmed by my red skin and white nose of sunscreen. Maybe also because of my big lensūüďłūüėĀ. When I photograph children I try to connect with them first by playing, dancing and making jokes, This boy wasn’t easy to convince ūü§£.¬† The mother wears self-made typical traditional Namibian clothing. The photo was taken during an educational session about HIV for the local community in a small town in Namibia. Education about HIV is highly needed in these regions because of the high amount of HIV infections. Orange Babies is the main contributor to this project.

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