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Libya: An End to Isolation?



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Woman at the Helm
Photograph by Reza

Libya’s first woman airline pilot, Aysha Gammo, oversees the refueling of her plane at a desert oil field. Libya affords women more professional opportunities than most Islamic nations.



Camera: Canon Eos 1NRS
Film Type: Kodachrome Professional 200 ASA
Lens: 14mm f/2.8
Speed and F-Stop: 1/250 @ f/8
Weather Conditions: Sun, desert, very hot
Time of Day: Midday
Lighting Techniques: Available daylight and strobe





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