Children From Around The World Photographed with Their Toys
Toys can tell a whole story about the child’s background and family, and even the professions of the parents. In his photo series ‘Toy Stories’, Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti traveled around the globe for 18-months and photographed children with their toys.
Gabriele would often play with kids before actually starting the photoshoot, and he noticed how differently children from different backgrounds accepted his presence:
“The richest children were more possessive. At the beginning, they wouldn’t want me to touch their toys, and I would need more time before they would let me play with them. In poor countries, it was much easier. In Africa, the kids would mostly play with their friends outside.” [Read more...]
Chiwa – Mchinji, Malawi
Jaqueline – Manila, Philippines
Tangawizi – Keekorok, Kenya
Julia – Tirana, Albania
Orly – Brownsville, Texas
Botlhe – Maun, Botswana
Li Yi Chen – Shenyang, China
Alessia – Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy
Enea – Boulder, Colorado
Abel – Nopaltepec, Mexico
Allenah – El Nido, Philippines
Lucas – Sydney, Australia
Keynor – Cahuita, Costarica
Arafa & Aisha – Bububu, Zanzibar
Shaira – Mumbai, India
Bethsaida – Port au Prince, Haiti
Ryan – Johannesburg, South Africa
Taha – Beirut, Lebanon
Pavel – Kiev, Ukraine
Watcharapom – Bangkok, Thailand
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