About Photographer:

Ramin Deravian is a fashion and portrait photographer. Ramin was born in Rome, Italy where at a young age he was introduced to a great variety of artistic styles and cultures. Currently based out of Toronto, Canada, Ramin works as a full time professional photographer serving the fashion, advertising and commercial markets worldwide. More of Ramins work can be seen at http://www.deravian.com. Contact: shootme@deravian.com.

Entry description: Mindima widows wearing strands of beads which are removed over time as the widows mourns the dead. (Mount Hagen, PNG)