Italy-based professional photographer Gabriele Galimberti just finished an incredible 18-month trip around the world, and also completed his latest project: Toy Stories. In this series, he took portraits of kids from around the world posing with their favorite toys. Above, we have Noel from Dallas, Texas. Continue reading to see more.

The richest children were more possessive. At the beginning, they wouldn’t want me to touch their toys, and I would need more time before they would let me play with them. In poor countries, it was much easier. Even if they only had two or three toys, they didn’t really care. In Africa, the kids would mostly play with their friends outside.

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