Amazing photo series captured the bliss of rural Jamaican children
We want to congratulate this Jamaican photographer on this amazing photo series of his neighborhood kids. He was featured on the www.huffingtonpost.com the series of photos are vivid and full childish with bliss!
Photographer Adrian McDonald lives next door to a large extended family in a the rural Jamaican parish of Westmoreland. About five months ago, he was photographing plants and animals outside his house when he heard his neighbors’ kids laughing as they played on a swing in their backyard.
“They were completely oblivious to my existence, just in their own little world living as if life is nothing but utter bliss,” the photographer told The Huffington Post. “There was something about it that filled my soul with an everlasting joy.”
With the parents’ permission, McDonald started photographing his neighbors’ kids as they played games like tag and hopscotch, swung from trees, and even sat huddled together, discussing “random topics” on their front lawn. He told The Huffington Post that though a couple of the shots were conceptualized ahead of time, almost all of them are completely candid.
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