Two dancers from the Fela musical. From the portrait series “Fela’s Queens.”

Photographer James Petrozzello‘s gorgeous portraits capture the strong beauty of the FELA! Broadway dancers paying tribute to the original Fela Queens.

Literally capturing the moment, and I really like the placement of her tattoo and the overall feel of this picture with HDR filter that's really a good snap

Decorated woman / ethiopia

Gordon Parks

One of Fela's women....I have always admired their vibrant & fearless use of color & beads

shakira - Photographer James Petrozzello‘s gorgeous portraits capture the strong beauty of the FELA! dancers paying tribute to the original Fela Queens.

#portrait en noir et blanc

pantera

Photographer James Petrozzello‘s gorgeous portraits capture the strong beauty of the FELA! Broadway dancers paying tribute to the original Fela Queens.

natural beauty

at least they aint white. like all the other "egyptians" in the media with blond hair -_-

One of Fela Kuti's dancers ( Fela Queens)

Pinwheel Garden Geisha OOAK by Nicole West | eBay

Love box braids on bey .

Box braids from Naturalista and Instagrammer @Taysadoll. #NaturalHairMag | Braids for Black Women |

Africa

Natural Hair

Portrait - Boudoir - Editorial - Black and White - Photography - Pose Idea

Nubian Warrior Queen - by Eve Ventrue

thatbohemiangirl: My Bohemian Queen Mariamira Gitanesque