Laura Cook Photography
Faces Places Education Livelihoods Food Health Relationships Doors of the World
Beautiful face! Lines can make beauty. Kuju, Jharkhand, India (2015)
Young girls dance at the Air Jeruk Temple, Sukawati, Bali as part of an anniversary ceremony (2015).
Isatu. Portraits of Ebola survivors in Sierra Leone (2015). Image for All We Can
Children pretending to be camerawomen in Jharkhand, India (2015)
Photography for UN Sierra Leone as UN Secretary General closes the peace-keeping mission to Sierra Leone. Shown here with President of Sierra Leone (2014)
Ida, Giporlos, The Philippines. Taken for All We Can (2015)
Saffiatu and her daughter stand outside her home. Saffiatu is a student of the Dorothy Springer Trust in Sierra Leone (2015)
Women applying muriso to their faces. Ibo Island, Mozambique (2013)
Fatima outside her home on the outskirts of Marrakech, Morocco. (2013)
Resident of Parina Barangay, Giporlos, The Philippines (2015)
The market place in Yanfolila in Mali, West Africa. This image was taken whilst shooting material for the Methodist Relief and Development Fund (MRDF) major education resource the Iota Course (2011).
Khadisara, aged 13, stared at me straight in eye and showed how proud she was to be her mother's daughter. An image used in MRDF's 2013 Mother's Day resource, taken in the Syangja District of western Nepal in 2012.
A horse rider sets out at the edge of the Sahara Desert in Tunisia (2012)
Women applying muriso to their faces. Ibo Island, Mozambique (2013)
As I walked through the market of Yanfolila in Mali this young lady stopped in front of me and posed boldly for a photograph. (2011)
Kadiatu, a student of the Dorothy Springer Trust in Sierra Leone (2015)
Another market provided a great opportunity for an image in 2012.
This older woman sports the tattoos customary in the area of Debre Sinre, Ethiopia
and hides from the midday sun. (2012).
Man takes selfie in front of part of the iconic Berlin Wall. Berlin, 2014.
Southern India is hope to many small village groupings hidden away in the Panil hills. This young villager wears traditional clothes (Elephant Valley, India, 2012)
A Malian smile from a village elder in Yanfolila, Mali. This image was taken whilst shooting material for the Methodist Relief and Development Fund (MRDF) major education resource the Iota Course (2011).
MRDF's 2012 Harvest Pack was all about peanuts. Here Natina holds some of the precious crop (Kolflo, Mali, 2012).
Paramount Chief of Jawei, Sierra Leone (2015). Image for All We Can
A girl attending the Kamakwie Wesley Secondary School in the north of Sierra Leone in West Africa (2011)
An injera pot seller in Debre Sinre market place in central Ethiopia (2012)
A young girl stands outside her home in the Syangja District of western Nepal in 2012.
Listening in - taken in a new home built by Medair following Typhoon Yolanda/Haiyan. Dulag, The Philippines. Taken for All We Can (2015)
Food for sale in Kolflo market in Mali (2012)
Saxaphone player in Berlin, Germany, 2014
A young learner at the Artyzan Academy in Puducherry, India. She is learning textile skills that should lead to a bright future (2012).
Waldo is a bee keeper living in Debre Birhan in Ethiopia. I learnt about his family and how his bee-keeping business has benefited from input from one of the Methodist Relief and Development Fund's partners.
Boy peeps through window in Parina Barangay, Giporlos, The Philippines (2015)
Konnie Conteh, a woman supported by the Sella Community Trust in northern Sierra Leone. I went to take photos of the Sella micro-credit project in 2011.
In the window of an old colonial building on Ibo Island, Mozambique (2013)
An elderly lady shyly looks away and grins as I take her photograph in Elephant Valley, India in 2012.
A girl sneaks a look between the train seats on the way from Bentota to Galle in Sri Lanka (2010)
Shoot for Evoque Magazine on Tokeh Beach, Sierra Leone. 2014.
Three boys walk home from school in Debre Sinre, Ethiopia (2012)
Hat sellers on an isolated hill top in central Ethiopia (2012)
Angelica, Giporlos, The Philippines. Taken for All We Can (2015)
Busking for dinars in Marrakech, Morocco.
Shoot for Evoque Magazine on Tokeh Beach, Sierra Leone. (2014)
Namaste. Jharkhand, India (2015).
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