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
Misha operating our newly acquired engine
A huge population of dolphins live in the river. It’s hard to catch them jumping, but I finally got this one.
Eating lunch together with our landlord, always a good experience.
Wonderful cloud reflections over the Amazon
A floating home, made for adventure!
Our tribal landlord shows us how its done.
New but small houses on the edge of town in Iquitos
Some creepy spiders on the jungle floor
The first sunset. This daily phenomena never ceased to impress me, the Amazon sunsets truly are amazing.
Butterfly against our bamboo railing
Isolated, nearly unknown little jungle waterfall, 1 hour walking and 200m swimming into the jungle. Loved it!
I see right through you
The day is coming to an end on the beautiful Napo River
The local indigenous people would come visit us; to talk, to look and to trade.
Inspecting the catch
Symmetry in nature
Gone fishin’ as the rain is pouring
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.
Small house in the community. Simple but very inviting, isn’t?
Another day on the river is coming to an end
A rainstorm is approaching as the black clouds are gathering and our flag are wiped into action
Those stunning Amazon sunset!
Loved photographing the dragonflies, its such an amazing insect.
The things I see in the wild jungle
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.
Mushrooms, growing out of decaying dead vegetation.
Constructing, with the help of our friends.
Taking the highway home for dinner