I tried to pick some of the nicest shots while adding a bit of variety
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Parked at the shore of the small Mazan River
A rainstorm is approaching as the black clouds are gathering and our flag are wiped into action
Mushrooms, growing out of decaying dead vegetation.
Taking the highway home for dinner
New but small houses on the edge of town in Iquitos
The things I see in the wild jungle
The day is coming to an end on the beautiful Napo River
Eating lunch together with our landlord, always a good experience.
Inspecting the catch
Small house in the community. Simple but very inviting, isn’t?
Symmetry in nature
Some creepy spiders on the jungle floor
The local indigenous people would come visit us; to talk, to look and to trade.
I see right through you
Our tribal landlord shows us how its done.
A huge population of dolphins live in the river. It’s hard to catch them jumping, but I finally got this one.
Those stunning Amazon sunset!
Misha operating our newly acquired engine
The first sunset. This daily phenomena never ceased to impress me, the Amazon sunsets truly are amazing.
Butterfly against our bamboo railing
Wonderful cloud reflections over the Amazon
Constructing, with the help of our friends.
The entrance to the Maloka is guarded by these charachters who wards off evil spirits.
Arriving in the community of Brillo Nuevo and quickly making friends that would show us around.
A floating home, made for adventure!
Gone fishin’ as the rain is pouring
Isolated, nearly unknown little jungle waterfall, 1 hour walking and 200m swimming into the jungle. Loved it!
Loved photographing the dragonflies, its such an amazing insect.
Another day on the river is coming to an end
I count 11 people on that “casco” plus various food and bagage. I was always so scared that they would capsize and loose all their things.