Black people can be albino too. Albinism results from a recessive gene in both parents that results in a lack of melanin in their child. at one time, albinos were considered evil and were even hunted or persecuted in some countries.
This series of photographs entitled Albinos by Gustavo Lacerda, photographer based in São Paulo. This series has received several awards and was published in the collection Pirelli/MASP and Porto Seguro Photography.
The world’s largest family of ten suffering with the rare condition of albinism. Roseturai Pullan, his wife Mani, and their six children, grandson and son in law were all born with the genetic skin condition.