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Weeki Wachee State Park, Florida

We rented kayaks and paddled among lush vegetation and wildlife down the 4.5 km stretch of crystal-clear spring water which bubbles from subterraneous caverns and flows out into the Gulf of Mexico.

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Yaigojé-Apaporis: Protegiendo la Selva Colombiana / Protecting the Colombian Jungle

In May 2014, I had the opportunity to return to the Colombian Amazon, this time working as a translator for a documentary film on mining and the significance of gold for the indigenous ethnic groups of the Yaigoje-Apaporis territory and National Natural Park.

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Kutunsama & Don Diego, Guajira

Colombia's northern Caribbean coast and the surrounding Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta mountains have been sacred territories for the indigenous people who have inhabited the region for millennia.

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Amazonas: Visiones de la Selva / Amazon: Jungle Visions

En mayo de 2014 tuve la oportunidad de regresar al Amazonas colombiano, esta vez para trabajar como traductora en un documental sobre la minería y la importancia del oro para las etnias indígenas del Resguardo y Parque Nacional Natural Yaigojé-Apaporis. A continuación, una selección de fotografías del trayecto que me llevó, junto con el director… Continue reading Amazonas: Visiones de la Selva / Amazon: Jungle Visions

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Amazonas: Talleres & Entrevistas / Workshops & Interviews

Los jóvenes indígenas a quienes acompañamos durante las dos semanas del taller, fueron escogidos por sus comunidades para realizar el trabajo de investigación y digitalización de la formación del Régimen Especial de Manejo (REM) para su territorio, el resguardo y Parque Nacional Yaigojé-Apaporis. * The young indigenous men we stayed with during the two weeks… Continue reading Amazonas: Talleres & Entrevistas / Workshops & Interviews

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Amazonas: Apaporis, Ñumi, La Libertad

They said the gods smiled upon us long enough to complete our task. Then the rain came. We sailed down the Apaporis River, away from La Libertad, a sacred waterfall considered to be the origin of life for the seven ethnic groups of the Yaigojé-Apaporis National Natural Park in the Colombian Amazon. As we made… Continue reading Amazonas: Apaporis, Ñumi, La Libertad

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Amazonas: Cerro Yupatí, Chorro San Francisco y atardecer sobre el Río Caquetá

En 2014 viajé al Amazonas colombiano para la grabación de un documental sobre la protección ambiental y pude visitar varios lugares inolvidables en la selva. /In 2014, I travelled to the Colombian Amazon to work on a documentary about environmental protection and visited unforgettable places in the jungle. CERRO YUPATÍ • CHORRO SAN FRANCISCO •… Continue reading Amazonas: Cerro Yupatí, Chorro San Francisco y atardecer sobre el Río Caquetá

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Amazonas: Leticia, Tabatinga, La Pedrera, El Cocotal

En 2014 viajé al Amazonas colombiano para la grabación de un documental sobre la protección ambiental y pude visitar varios lugares inolvidables en la selva./In 2014, I travelled to the Colombian Amazon to work on a documentary about environmental protection and visited unforgettable places in the jungle. LETICIA & TABATINGA • LA PEDRERA • EL… Continue reading Amazonas: Leticia, Tabatinga, La Pedrera, El Cocotal