We visited a remote village in Botswana’s Okavango delta, the home of one of our guides. This young girl caught my attention, she was minding her own business, doing her own thing, in a world that did not include me or anyone else, or so it appeared. I sensed that a portrait might not tell the story I was feeling so I waited for this moment, the moment she raised her hand, so relaxed, so childlike. My heart melted with the empathy of a father as the universal connection of adult to child hit me in the heart. For one instant the pose caught exactly what I felt, I pressed the shutter release and then she turned around …..