2002 Photo Contest, Arts and Entertainment, 2nd prize


Contrasto / Focus

01 June, 2001

Senegalese women decorate themselves with henna tattoos during celebrations. An international fashion week takes place at the same time as the annual Dakar Carnival, leading to some unexpected sights. An explosion of ideas has made Dakar Africa's fashion capital. About 30 ambitious young designers develop their own personal styles outside the world's better-known fashion centers.

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