Photo-shooting at the Parade

In our village they celebrate annually the sweet potato (“patat”) harvest although not many sweet potatoes are grown in this area anymore. The tradition sticks and part of the celebration during the ‘Napier Patatfees’ is the Friday Parade. This afternoon I made a few shots. Enjoy!    

The towers of Napier

The church tower of Napier in South Africa is for many people less interesting than the towering San Pedro Cactus in the foreground. Wikipedia: -The San Pedro of Echinopsis pachanoi has a long history of being used in Andean traditional medicine. Archeological studies have found evidence of use going back two thousand years, to Moche culture. Although …

Simplicity

There are many of this type of houses in South Africa. Love the simplicity; always worthwhile to stop.

Sunset in Mossel Bay

Mosselbay in red and blue and a bit of green

Prints

On sale at different locations in the Overberg, South Africa: 12 Prints on 315gsm 100% cotton photorag 22×15 cm in limited edition of (Overberg) landscapes and imaginaries. No more than 10 prints of each image. Interested parties can also directly order from me (click here for contact details). Different sizes on request.

I wish …

… I had the time to picture wildlife in their natural habitat (not in a zoo). Two years ago I stumbled during a hike on two cheetahs bathing in the sun and I shot one of them.

Portrait of my Beauty

Somewhere in nowhere in South Africa

Off the beaten track at Prince Alfred Pass, North of Knysna, South Africa. If you go there you need a vehicle that can withstand severe potholes in a gravel road that meanders through the mountains.

The Barn 3