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I don’t usually do this, but I decided to share this with you, guys. I submitted one of my favorite shots to NG. This photo is very special to me. Let me know your thoughts… What does this photograph say to you?…

I couldn’t write a long caption on NG, but I hope you’ll be able to feel, what I felt, when I saw this through my lens.

My life’s credo is – I choose to collect memories instead of things…

Well, this one, is a very special memory of mine.

Here it is —

Togetherness Photo by Elena Levon — National Geographic

You can also rate this photograph on NG site, share it with your friends and show it some love ) I appreciate all your feedback.


Lena. xo

ps –  Here is a full story behind this shot – Mzungu in the mud


The woman behind the lens…




Sheltering Sky

elena levon photography tangier - 2

 Two shared taxis and a couple of hours later, me and Lisa finally arrived in Tangier.

She was just passing through it, but I was going to stay for another 2 days.

Lisa booked her overnight train ride and we got a cab to take us to my Riad.

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Fes, Morocco

Fes, Morocco

Must admit – I love trains!

For me, it’s the most sensual way of travel.

I always find myself being taken by the sound of the tracks, the scenery and the fascinating stories that trains hold…

It’s a place where I feel like the road doesn’t have to end. That this life on the road is both, my salvation and my curse…

My friend once said;

” You will always be everywhere and nowhere ” – D.P.

He might be right.

However, even 1 second of being lost in this ecstasy, is worth the whole damn eternity in nowhere…

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