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