Bayram in Gaziveren

The Tözun family have gathered in front of the grandfather’s house in Gaziveren to celebrate Bayram. A three-day leave which marks the end of Ramadan (it’s a bit like our Christmas celebration).

Relatives from all over North Cyprus has come to hang out. We are invited to enjoy fresh lemonade made ​​from orange, and bread baked in the morning in the family’s own stone oven.

Osman shows his rabbits
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Has worked as a photographer since 1997. After his apprenticeship he commenced employment at the Metro newspaper in Prague as picture editor and photographer. Since 1998, he has worked freelance mainly for newspapers, weeklies and magazines in Sweden, but also assignments in advertising, weddings and Hus photography. Since March 2014 Petter has been living in Northern Cyprus. His approach is characterized by photojournalism and Petter has a penchant for storytelling with imagery.