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Flashmob Rapanui Style – A 2006 Easter Island Project Moment

Tuesday, March 24, 2020
Flashmob Rapanui Style – A 2006 Easter Island Project Moment

It was a couple of months into our first year on the Island. We had gone into the town's wifi cafe to try and retrieve any email – at the time just doing that could take twenty minutes or more. Then we noticed some Rapanui toting drums,...

Aliens Did it, or maybe not – an Easter Island Project moment, 2006/07

Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Aliens Did it, or maybe not – an Easter Island Project moment, 2006/07

What is it with crediting anything we can't figure out to aliens? Going back through our 2006 images from Easter Island, after recently stumbling upon one of those YouTube videos claiming that, among other things, there's no way stoneage...

Boarding the Esmeralda the Hard Way – Easter Island Journal Moment, August 2006

Friday, March 6, 2020
Boarding the Esmeralda the Hard Way –  Easter Island Journal Moment, August 2006

This Rapa Nui project moment is something of a way-back moment. At this point I was still shooting film, awaiting delivery of my Canon 5D. So I carried Nan's little Fuji Finepix point and shoot – netting 1.5 to 2mb (Nan may have actually...

A Very Up Group of Artists – Rapa Nui Journal Moment, August 2014

Monday, March 2, 2020
A Very Up Group of Artists – Rapa Nui Journal Moment, August 2014

We were paying one of our regular trips to the local Museo and noticed that they had just finished setting up for an exhibit by the local art class of Down Syndrome youths in the adjacent gallery. They were all there with their teacher,...

Shooting in the Dark – Havre de Grace Mardi Gras

Friday, February 28, 2020
Shooting in the Dark – Havre de Grace Mardi Gras

Of all the night parades in this town, Mardi Gras is always the darkest to try to shoot. I'm not sure which approach to fixing this would be better, some form of spotlighting or working out imaginative lighting on the floats themselves....

Hey, there's a cuaranto down the road… a Rapa Nui Journal Moment

Tuesday, February 25, 2020
Hey, there's a cuaranto down the road… a Rapa Nui Journal Moment

Aha – it took working on the third posting in this review of my Easter Island exposures from something of a "street" perspective to figure out what the heck I'm actually doing, and where it might be going. I thought I wanted to be organized...

FlashMob Rapanui Style

A 2006 Easter Island Project Moment

It was a couple of months into our first year on the Island. We had gone into the town's wifi cafe to try and retrieve any email – at the time just doing that could take twenty minutes or more. Then we noticed some Rapanui toting drums, etc. into... More