Mojana Mabelli Herdsboy, Lesotho

Dibond Mounted / Lustre Paper / Laminated

COMMENTS

“Led by a young Basotho herdsboy, Haretsebe Shale, to this site, I created this image in a departure from my usual vast and empty landscapes, with the boy becoming the focus of the composition. Half way down the dizzying, near vertical descent to the waterfall’s base, I was struck by the boy’s natural grace and dignity, and by the way his form embodied the landscape that is his home. Majoana Mabeli Herdsboy holds a timeless African scene, the ceaseless flow of water, the deep bellowing noise, bearded vultures circling in the steam clouds and the gaze of a boy wrapped in his most valuable possession, a blanket.”

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Biography


Alexander Lindsay [ - Present ]

Alexander Lindsay creates photographic landscapes of extraordinary beauty. For the past forty years, Lindsay has brought his cameras to the most extreme situations and environments on the planet. From his earliest experiences with the Maasai tribe, a five year spell in Afghanistan during Soviet occupation and his expeditions to photograph and film the wreck of the Titanic 4km beneath the ocean.

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