Category Archives: Documentary photography

Sweat work in the sugar plantations of Peru: backgrounder on film Sugar entered for @rodemics My Røde Reel

Have you ever wondered what it takes to get that sugar you need to get your tea or coffee feeling just right in the morning? These photographs of sugarcane plantation workers in Peru were shot in 2016 (Canon 5D Mark … Continue reading

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The edge of the world: Trump and the #ParisAgreement

The Rose Garden, a normally beautiful part of the White House in Washington DC,  was the sunny scene for a thorny message yesterday. President Donald Trump made it his “solemn duty” to withdraw the United States of America from the … Continue reading

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World film premiere and release of Hockey Road Trip: Montana

Hockey road trip documentary film premiere in Edmonton Hockey Road Trip: Montana had its world premiere last weekend at IceDance, an alternative hockey film event. Programmed to coincide with the Alberta Hockey Provincial Championships, the event attracted a large, receptive audience … Continue reading

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Girl power in the world’s largest minor hockey tournament

World record breaking tournament Calgary, Canada has a lot of young hockey players. In a city of around 1.24 million people, over 13,000 participate in the sport across 24 associations, making Hockey Calgary one of the biggest and fastest growing … Continue reading

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Fishermen, reeds and boats of Huanchaco, Peru

Little horses (caballitos) line up along a stretch of beach in front of Huanchaco, Peru. It’s around 7 o’clock on an August morning, the winter, off-season for holiday visitors to this popular coastal town about 13 km west of the … Continue reading

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Pescadores, cañas y barcos de Huanchaco, Perú

Pequeños caballitos alineandos a lo largo de la playa de Huanchaco, Perú. Son alrededor de las siete en una mañana de agosto, en invierno, fuera de temporada para los visitantes en vacaciones a esta popular ciudad costera ubicada a unos … Continue reading

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Caminando en el Año Nuevo canadiense con tradiciones peruanas

  Nieve pesada y un viento frío no paró las tradiciones peruanas.  Ayer por la noche nuestra familia caminó con nuestra mascota, Arya el Airedale alrededor de la manzana. Según la convención, algo amarillo fue usado (debajo de las parkas) … Continue reading

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