2016 Zohreh Saberi DL3 | World Press Photo

2016 Photo Contest, Daily Life, Singles, third prize

Photographer
Zohreh Saberi

12 November, 2015

Raheleh (13), born blind, stands behind a window within the morning. She enjoys the heat of daylight on her face.

Raheleh lives in Heijle, a highland village within the north of Iran. Her father is a farmer, and her mom suffers from a number of sclerosis, however is ready to do some family chores. Raheleh is inquisitive about life, and all the time desires to know extra. Although she is unaware of colour, she will sense mild through the day, and darkness at night time, and he or she explores her environment via contact, listening to sounds, and scent.

About the photographer

Zohreh

Zohreh Saberi

She has labored in semi-official Mehr News Agency since 2012 and is energetic in protecting the social occurrences in Iran, particularly relating to girls and youngsters with bodily disabi…

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