Central America

PWB Costa Rica Workshop Trailer

Posted on Nov 3, 2015 in Costa Rica, Photography

If you’re interested in learning about documentary photography I recommend you check out this workshop. And watch the awesome video of all the fun people that I got to spend time with on the very first Photographers Without Borders workshop. And I have a couple of little cameos … kinda cool 🙂

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Exploring the El Trapiche Coffee Plantation

Posted on Oct 21, 2015 in Costa Rica, Photography

One of the assignments I did as part of the photography workshop with Photographers Without Borders was just published on on the Photographers Without Borders website. Here is my story and photo essay of the El Trapiche coffee plantation in Costa Rica.

 

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Where the vegetables grow

Posted on Sep 29, 2015 in Costa Rica

Here at the Conversa Spanish School it’s not all about learning how to speak Spanish. We also get to eat very well. Right on site is an organic garden (La Ensaladera) that provides the cooks with fresh herbs, salad ingredients and vegetables. The food is fresh and delicious.

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La Fortuna, Costa Rica

Posted on Sep 18, 2015 in Costa Rica, Countries

2nd day in La Fortuna, Costa Rica. The Arenal volcano dominates the landscape and the area is the focus of a wide variety of extreme adventure activities. Every other shop is a souvenir shop or a tour operator for any type of adventure junkie. Not my favourite town on the trip, so I decided to walk outside the tour area and see what I could photograph. Here are some images of the church and the volcano.

The Church is in the centre of the town … the Parish of San Bosco which reflects this town’s original name “San Bosco” – the town was renamed after a major eruption from Arsenal Volcan went the other way … unfortunately wiping out La Fortuna.

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