We talked for a bit then I pulled out my camera and asked if it was okay to snap a quick one of him. He hesitated, like most people I’ve asked, thinking he had to pay me to get copies which I assured him wasn’t the case. I told him they will be posted online but he wasn’t sure who was going to see the pictures and he wasn’t comfortable with the fact that his people in Rwanda might identify him doing building paint work which, according to him, seems like the kind of thing one shouldn’t be eager to show the world.
This is Malta. We found him seated alone looking towards the horizon like a young man deep in thought wondering about his future or one trying to digest his thick problems. I found it awesome that a young man like him was okay being by himself in what’s a quiet, beautiful space.
These are a couple of shots Jon took during his brief trip to Kalangala district located on the northern shore of Bugala Island , the largest of the Ssese Islands in Lake Victoria . It is approximately 60 kilometres (37 mi), across water, southwest of Entebbe (Distance sourced from globefeed.com)
“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sailaway from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.” ~ Mark Twain