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Tusk – Elephants and Friends of South Africa and Namibia

It has been over a year since my journey to South Africa and Namibia. I have finally compiled a select set of images entitled Tusk – Elephants and Friends of South Africa and Namibia These are images I am releasing … Continue reading

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New Work: Proserpina – a self portrait

As I prepare for two weeks of photography in California’s Joshua Tree NP and Death Valley NP I revisited my work. I revisited my untouched images from Africa. Questions have come to me: Does art wait for life to be … Continue reading

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Elephant Images from the past week…

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images from camp…

sitting around the fire at night playing the guitar the guy playing studied performing arts and guitar in college… it was awesome. R Robin, a good friend, great wall builder and juggler extraordinaire! Eskil showing his moves… I think.  This … Continue reading

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Why I left Namibia early…

First and foremost, I need to say how wonderful most everyone I have been in contact with during my trip in Africa has been. The people are, in general, some of the most hospitable and helpful people you could ever … Continue reading

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hard week…

no new photos this week, I’m sorry I was sick with a stomach thing this past week most of the time as we were building the wall in some extremely hot conditions. (up to 45 degrees Celsius… whatever that is, … Continue reading

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Conservation is hard work…

Doing conservation work is not always easy. In fact, it is usually very hard work. Collecting rocks, diging trenches, mixing cement, building rock walls. Enduring extreme heat and harsh desert conditions. Going days without showers or a roof over your … Continue reading

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Do you smoke elephant dung?

Yes, you guessed it! While we were relaxing and not exactly sober in the elephant drinking/human plunge pool we decided to smoke elephant dung! One of the guys in our group rolled a generous bunch of the dried stuff into … Continue reading

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Pictures from last week!

  EHRA – Elephant-Human Relations Aid click this link to learn more! I sleep on the bottom floor, under roughly under the tarp (yes there are platforms in the tree like swiss family robinson!) I string up my hammock and … Continue reading

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Images from Namibia…

  Two kids from the local school we visited.   Susie, a professor from Connecticut talking with the local first grade teacher.   Aids education starts early with it being such a large problem in Africa.    It matters not … Continue reading

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