The Milky Way at 7440 feet on Mount Debra Damos
Milky Way at 8880 feet at Mount Abuna Yemata
Dinquenesh: LUCY fossilized skeleton. 3.5 Million years old
Dilbena Mountains. 2002
Tamaber. 2007
Tis Esat Falls/Bliue Nile Falls
Ethiopia, Bar Hadar: Tis Esat - The Blue Nile Falls
Ghaada elder with staff
Ethiopia, Bishoftu: Erecha New Year's celebration at Lake Hora
Yeha: Damat. Ancient Horns Moon stela Mother Spirit. Yeha. Nature centric. 2002
Ethiopia, Aksum: Burial obelisk of King Romhai with false door. 1998
Aksum: Tombs of King Romhai. 2000
Yeha: Damat incense burner. Nature centric
Yeha: Damat: Interior of Moon Temple. 2009
Tis Esat, Blue Nile River Falls, SE corner of Lake Tana
Ethiopia: Ashenge Mountains and Lake. 2009
Aksum: Treasury, home of the Biblical Ark of the Covenant and Selassie Cathedral. 2007
Hebrew: Blowing the Qaende Meleket or Shofar. Beta Israeli. 2002
Addis Ababa: Beta Israeli Elder
Gondar: Beta Israeli Woman.
Sigh ceremony Entoto Mountain
Addis Ababa: Orthodox Debtaras, Dance of David Ceremony
Alemu Aga & the Beguena Harp. 2002
Aksum: Cathedral of Our Lady Mary of Tsion (Zion), the Royal City. 2007
Lalibela: Church of Bet St. Giyorgis, Zagwe Dynasty. January 2009
Lalibela: Church of St. Giyorgis, Zagwe Dynasty. 2007
Lalibela: Bet Mercurious. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Gabriel-Rufael. 2009
Lalibela: Beta Medhane Alem Church. 1974
Lalibela: Asfa Mariam Church and Priest Kess Habtumu at 800 year-old church, 3300 meters high
Selat at Yabelo Mosque
Sof Omar cave in Bale
Mortuary Temple of Sheik Husseim
Papyrus fisherman on Lake Tana
Gonder: The Royal Castle view. 2002
Gondar: Ras Ghimb. Castle of Ras Suhul Mikael. 2002
Aksum: Royal Tomb of King Bazen. 2000
Aksum: Royal Tomb of King Kaleb. 2002
Tiya: Ancient burial stela of swords, Sidamo. 2002
Mikelle: Throne of His Imperial Majesty Yohannes IV (1872).
His Imperial Majesty Emperor Haile Selassie I. 1973 Addis Ababa 1973
Tomb of HIM Emperor Haile Selassie. 2010
Addis Ababa: The Patriarch, His Holiness Abuna Paulos,
Addis Ababa: skyline from Sheraton
Addis Ababa: Skyline
Lalibela: Beta Giyorgis Church. 1992
Lake Tana: Church and monk. 2000
Lalibela: Interior of Medane Alem. 2007
Bishoftu: Ireecha Ceremony at Hora. Nature centric
Dilbena, mountain view. 2002
Khonso: Grave sculptures. Nature centric. 2002
Yeha: Damat. Ancient Moon Temple of Yeha. Nature centric. 2002
Damat: Ancient Offering statue from a Royal Yeha tomb. Nature centric. 2002
Yeha: Damat. Lunar incense burner from a ancient tomb in Yeha. Nature centric. 2002
Damat: Ancient Royal Woman from Yeha tombs. Nature centric.
Tiya: Ancient Burial Monuments in Sidamo. Nature centric. 2002
Tuttafella: Ancient burial stelae in Sidamo. Nature centric. 2002
Highlander town. 2002
Lalibela: Grinding wheat. 2004
Morning chore. 1992
Water bearer. 2000
Tigish. 2000
Addis Ababa: Muluwork Asfaw
Aksum: Timkat processional dance. 1992
Addis Ababa: Sheba. 1975
Lalibela: Eastward ledge. 1992
Addis Ababa: Alone with the Spirit. 1973
Lalibela: Entrance to a rock-hewn Church. 1992
Lalibela: Priest at Aksumite Door in Medhane Alem Church. 1992
Gonder: Aksumite castle window. 2002
Lalibela: Priest inside Inner Sanctum of rock-hewn Church of Golgotha. 1992
Lalibela: Stone relief of Christ and Priest at Golgotha. 1992
Lalibela: Deacon & Priest at Golgotha. 1992
Lalibela: Deacon with Cross. 1992
Addis Ababa: Return of the Sun, Maskel ceremony
Aksum: Procession of the Talbot. 1992
Aksum: Baptismal Procession. 1992
Washing of the feet
Netefa prayer cloth
Gondar: Archives of Fasilidas. 2002
Belatengeta Tsegaye Gabre-Medhin. Dramatist. 2004
Lalibela: Timkat Procession of the Priests.
Priests and the Sistrum Dance. 2005
Gondar: Serkalem & Masinko. 2005
Trek of Highlanders. 2005
Addis Ababa: Kechene Women Pottery Collective. 2005
Girl and Barley air rotar. 2005
River Nile at sunrise. 2005
Baptismal in Trinity Church.
Lalibela: St. Giyorgis Deacon
Abuna Aron: Monk in cave Church. 2002
Abuna Yesehaq Mandefro, 2nd Ethiopian Orthodox Archbishop for the Western Hemisphere
Lalibela: Beta Medhane Alem 2, Savior of the World. 1974
Lalibela: Church of Beta Abba Libanos. 1992
Lalibela: Priests, deacons with a book of the Bible written in Geez. 2002
Lalibela: Ceiling of Beta Maryam. 1992
Lalibela: A monk in his cave. 1992
Lalibela: Beta Medhane Alem 3, Savior of the World. 1974
Lalibela: Beta Gabriel-Rafeal. 1992
Lalibela: Passageway to Church of Beta Giyorgis. 1974
Lalibela: Pilgrim receives anointment of the Cross. 1992
Lalibela: Pilgrims praying at the wall of Bet Medhane Alem Church. 1992
Lalibela: Church Attendants at doorway. 1992
Lalibela: Young Church Deacon. 1992
Lalibela: Priest and ceremonial Cross. 1992
Lalibela: Beta Lehem, Monk's quarters. 1992
Lalibela: Deacon & Priest
Lalibela: Deacon with drum at Naakutalab Church
Lalibela: Procession of the Ark during Timkat
Lalibela: Procession of Crosses during Timkat
Lalibela: Overnight vigil during Timkat
Lalibela: Baptismal during Timkat
Lalibela: Debteras dance during Timkat Procession
Lalibela: Debteras & their Sistrums saluting the Procession of the Arks during Timkat
Lalibela: The Ark returns to Bet Giyorgis Church after Timkat visit
Herd of Camels
Erecha: Lubee Birru, a Waaqefata, makes offering of flowers to the water during Irreecha. Nature centric
Erecha: Borja, Female Temple & Ceremony. African Nature centric
Erecha: Gubaan, Oromo Waaqefatas, Return of the Sun Ceremony. Nature centric
Erecha: Gubaan, Oromo Waaqefatas observes Harvest Ritual. Nature centric
Erecha: Gubaan Fire, Oromo Waaqefata Harvest Ritual. Nature centric
Erecha: Irreecha, Oromo Waaqefatas New Year Ritual. Nature centric
Gondar: Castle Archive
Erecha: Priestess Zumi or Ireecha Temple. African Nature centric
Erecha: Ireecha Priestess. African Nature centric
Erecha: Ireecha Female Temple. African Nature centric
Erecha: Ireecha Worshipper. African Nature centric
Erecha: Borja Priestess. African Nature centric
Erecha: Borja Female Temple & Priestess. African Nature centric
Erecha: Borja Priestess. African Nature centric
Erecha: Ireecha Female Temple. African Nature centric
Erecha: Borja Priestess and Temple. African Nature centric
Erecha: Purification Procession. Female Temple of Ireecha. African Nature centric
Erecha: Ireecha Procession in Temple compound. African Nature centric
Erecha: Ireecha Offering to the spirit in the water at sacred lake. Nature centric
Ethiopia, Bishoftu: Sacred sycamore tree of Erecha at Lake Hora
Erecha: Ireecha Elder at Temple. Nature centric
Erecha: Ireecha Elder. Nature centric
Lalibela: Church of Abba Libanos. 1992
Gondar: Ethiopian Angels, Church of Derba Berhan Sellase
Gondar: Ethiopian Angels, Church of Derba Berhan Sellase
Gondar: A lone Ethiopian Angels, Church of Derba Berhan Sellase
Gonder: Palace of Emperor Fasilidas. 2007
Gonder: Palace grounds of Emperor Fasilidas. 2007
Zagara: Axumite window in Castle. Nature centric. 2007
Bar Hadar: Waito: Offering to the Spirit in the Nile. Nature centric. 2007
Bar Hadar: Waito: Negede fisherman with his ambatch papyrus boat. 2007
Bar Hadar: The Negatu Spirit of the Nile. 2007
Bar Hadar: Waito: Dawn ceremony to the Spirit in the Nile. Nature centric. 2007
Aksum: Royal Obelisks of ancient kings. Nature centric
Yeha: Incense burner. Nature Centric
Aksum: Ezana stela detailing his defeat of Meroe, in Aksum. 2007
Aksum: Field of royal burial Obelisks & tombs. Nature centric. 2007
Aksum: Doorway of royal Mausoleum tomb of ten chambers. 2007
Ethiopia, Aksum: Royal mausoleum of 10 Aksumite tombs.
Lalibela: Priest inside Medane Alem. 2007
Meaza
Stitle Mortuary Stela, rear panel. Nature centric. 2007
Damat: Frontal view of the Moon Temple @ Yeha.Nature centric. 2009
Omo: Dassenech Warrior. Southern Tribes. 2009
Omo: Karo elder. Omo River. 2008
Karo warrior. Omo River. 2009
Karo Warior2. Omo River. 2009
Karo Warior3. Omo River. 2009
Karo Warrior4. Omo River 2009
Omo: Karo body paint. 2009
Karo stool. Omo River 2009
Karo warrior5. Omo River 2009
Karo woman. Omo River 2009
Karo woman elder. Omo River 2009
Karo mother and child. Omo River 2009
Karo woman3. Omo River 2009
Waka, Konso burial markers. 2009
Waka face, Konso burial marker. 2009
Hamer warrior2. 2009
Hamer elder. 2009
Hamer girl. 2009
Hamer man. 2009
Hamer woman2. 2009
Hamer child. 2009
Mursi warrior. 2009
Mursi warrior2. 2009
Mursi young woman. 2009
Mursi warrior5. 2009
Mursi young woman2. 2009
Mursi young woman3. 2009
Maale warrior. 2009
Maale warrior2. 2009
Maale warrior3. 2009
Maale warrior4. 2009
Maale woman. 2009
Maale woman2. 2009
Maale girl. 2009
Maale girls. 2009
Dessenech warrior. 2009
Ebore woman. 2009
Ebore elder. 2009
Ebore couple. 2009
Ebore woman2. 2009
Ebore couple2. 2009
Ebore young women. 2009
Ebore girl2. 2009
Hamer men. Turmi. 2009
Hamer woman. Turmi. 2009
Hamer woman2. Turmi. 2009
Hamer sisters. Turmi 2009
Hamer sisters2. Turmi 2009
Hamer daughter & mother. Turmi 2009
Hamer hairstyle. Turmi 2009
Hamer warrior. Turmi 2009
Hamer sisters3. Turmi 2009
Mursi warrior6. 2009
Hamer beauty. Turmi 2009
Hamer young girl. Turmi 2009
Hamer woman with calabashs. 2009
Hamer woman wedding necklace. Turmi 2009
Karo body graphics. 2009
Karo guard. Omo River 2009
Dassenech head style. 2009
Hamer warriors. Turmi 2009
Hamer elder. Turmi 2009
Dassenech female elder. 2009
Dassenech female elder2. 2009
Hamer ear jewelry. 2009
Hamer elder man. 2009
Karo young man. Omo River 2009
Dassenech child. 2009
Dassenech girl in goat skin skirt. 2009
Dassenech child seated. 2009
Dassenech child in wrap. 2009
Dassenech sisters. 2009
Karo face paint. Omo River 2009
Karo Women. Omo River 2009
Karo body as art. Omo River 2009
Maale flower. 2009
Maale, sugar cane. 2009
Kala, Konso King. 2009
Karo horns. Omo River 2009
Karo, body as art2. Omo River 2009
Karo, face as art. Omo River 2009
Karo, body as art3. Omo River 2009
Karo, body as art4. Omo River 2009
Karo, face as art2. Omo River 2009
Karo, face as art3. Omo River 2009
Dassenech warrior head style3. 2009
Dassenech woman seated with water jug. 2009
Dassenech woman standing with water jug. 2009
Dassenech woman and water jug3. 2009
Dassenech woman and water jug4. 2009
Addis Ababa: Tomb of Emperor Menelik II. 2009
Grave of Commander Ras Alula. 2009
Harrar: Tomb of Ras Mekonnen 2009
Lalibela: Censor. 2009
Lalibela: Axumite sacred symbol. Bet Mariam. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Mecurious. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Emmanuel. 2009
Lalibela: Axumite aperture. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Golgotha pilgrim. 2009
Lalibela: Priest holding crosses. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Mercurious. 2009
Lalibela: Pilgrim and Bible. 2009
Deacon with sistrum, staff & drum. 2009
Aksum: Pilgrim woman and stairs. 2009
Lalibela: Ancient Sun disk Axumite symbol. 2009
Lalibela: Priest and church interior. 2009
Lalibela: Hailu, pilgrim and open cave. 2009
Lalibela: Red door. 2009
Lalibela: Ancient stone steps and icons. 2009
Lalibela: Pilgrim & threshold. 2009
Lalibela: Interior of Bet Golgotha. 2009
Lalibela: Priest and vestments. 2009
Lalibela: Pilgrim prays at Church wall. 2009
Lalibela: Deacons chanting. 2009
Lalibela: Seekers...2009
Lalibela: Abuna Melak Selam. 2009
Lalibela: Emhoia Aregash
Lalibela: Axumite symbol
Lalibela: Emhoia Yesacho
Lalibela: Emhoia Yenguses
Lalibela: Visiting the Spirit. 2009
Lalibela: Ableworke Kassa. 2009
Lalibela: Hadas. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Medane Alem flock. 2009
Lalibela:Passing forth..2009
Lalibela: Mebrat
Lalibela:Chamber entrance
Lalibela: Asseged. 2009
Lalibela: Tomb doorway. 209
Lalibela: Pilgrim. 2009
Lalibela: Fill me with thy Grace. 2009
Lalibela:Aperture
Lalibela:May we ask for also...2009
Lalibela:Bridge
Lalibela:Pilgrims
Lalibela:Entrance. 2009
Lalibela: Bible reader
Lalibela: Bet Genet Mariam pillared exterior. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Genet Mariam pillared interior. 2009
Lalibela: Theodros, deacon. Lalibela 2009
Lalibela: Helen. 2009
Catchments. 2009
Harvesting Teff. 2009
Aksum: Bet Four Animals. 2009
Lalibela: Alachew, Pilgrim. 2009
Lalibela: Berhane. 2009
Lalibela: Mekdies
Bet Mariam Wukro. Tigre. 2008
Lalibela: Medane Alem, beyond the cave. 2009
Lalibela: Hubli Katsela. 2009
Lalibela: Seyoum, Pilgrim. 2009
Lalibela: Pilgrim. 2009
Lalibela: Aba Samual. Abuna Yosef. 2009
Lalibela: Worke
Lalibela: Ancient door. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Genet Mariam signs of Continous wheel of life. 2009
Lalibela: GENNA Ceremony. 2009
Lalibela: Zeretu, pilgrim. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Mariam Wukro, Nebelet. Tigre 2009
Lalibela: Bet Genet Mariam Cross window. 2009
Lalibela: Bet Genet Mariam monk. 2009
Aksum: The Lioness rock engraving in Gobo Dura. 2008
Tiya: Burial Stela
TIYA ancient royal burial stela. Nature centric. 2009
Abuna Yemata
Afar: Mirena near Bati. 2009
Afar man. 2009
Mirena, Halima & Aisha. Afar women near Bati. 2009
Mirena2. Afar woman near Bati. 2009
Nangaton princess
River Nile 'Abbai Ghion' at Abay Gorge
Arsi woman burial statue. Nature centric
Aksoum: Brick Arches Tomb. Pottery portrait
Teddy Afro, musician
Sof Omar cave
Ethiopia, Aksum: Sacred precinct of Abuna Tsion
Ethiopia, Bishoftu: Erecha believers at Lake Hora
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