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Friday, December 10, 2010

Beating Around the Mangrove

Went out exploring the less beaten track a couple of days. Small hidden fishing villages, mold clad mosques from the never ending rain. Rusted corrugated shacks on the outline of a dens mangrove forest. I was not the first Scandinavian here, Maskinmester (Master Engineer) J.V Larsen met his end here in 1909. His stone was standing in a small clearing completely left to be forgotten and it was by pure curiosity I found him. Makes you think.


The mangrove roots came to life in B/W (for me).

                              Be curious



Søren Primdal Anderen said...

Love your pictures !
Quit funny to see the stone, I read the word Maskinmester... thinking this is a danish word :)


mwcp japan-Straight edge Photography- said...

Hi Soren. Yeah, pretty sure that he was a Danish man. Have been trying to find out more but nothing yet. Thanks for the comment.