Botswana, Africa is the size and shape of Texas and is landlocked north of South Africa.
The Children of Botswana is a Humanitarian Photography Archive created to help educate Botswana's Disadvantage and HIV/AIDS Children. Starting in June 2007 throughout November 2009, 40 children (ages 8-17), social workers from SOS, Volunteers from the Anglican Diocese of Botswana (mainly moms) and Photographer, Filmmaker, Annelize Bester photographed Botswana.
We chose the plastic Holga Camera and shot with Kodak Tri-X medium format film. This particular camera was chosen not only for its ease of use, but also for its intrinsic poetic rendition of the reality before it.