Photographer Mehmet Genç travels the world snapping pictures of all the interesting people he meets. But it's not always an easy job.
"If you go to remote place, usually people there are not relaxed when taking photo of them," he said in an email. He asks his subjects to smile, to loosen up, but often they won't, at least not right away. It takes time to earn their trust and build comfort with them, he says.