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11 Jun 2012 / 0 Comments / in Blog entry

While we were waiting for the first game of Portugal in the 2012 European championships to start, a Spanish dancer and artist walked by with a big trolley. Thinking she was a tourist looking for a place to have a coffee or a beer, I pointed out the only empty chair of the terrace at […]


26 Mar 2012 / 0 Comments / in Blog entry

  Temperatures are going up everywhere in the Northern hemisphere, and it’s goodbye winter and hello summer before we know it. I was looking through some work of the last months and I remembered a series of photos I took on a family walk after arriving in Belgium from Angola early November. Even though it […]


12 Apr 2011 / 0 Comments / in Blog entry

I took this photo at the Kalandula falls, not too far from the city of Malange, in the center of Angola. What you see is part of, and probably to some extent the result of, a liquid picknick. I’d been told that groups of people go there to enjoy the beauty of Africa’s third (or […]


24 Mar 2011 / 0 Comments / in Blog entry

I found these two while I was roaming the streets of Huambo, in the middle of Angola. This area suffered greatly during the war, and the episodes people have been telling me are too horrible for words. The war ended in 2002, with the death of Unita leader Jonas Savimbi. These two guys probably never […]

Jorge Tristão

05 Mar 2011 / 0 Comments / in Blog entry

  I’m back in Luanda, organizing for a journey across the country. Yesterday night, I was downtown at a the Zanzibar, for an expat’s farewell party, and I say this guy. He was wearing a bow tie and jacket and all, but finished it all off tropically with a pair of bermuda shorts and flip […]