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