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Santiago de Cuba Photography Workshop - Cuba Photo Tours - Cuba Photo Workshops - Santiago de Cuba - Festival of Fire

Santiago de Cuba Photography Workshop

Santiago de Cuba Photography WorkshopApril 26 to May 3, 2019 Travel to Cuba is approved for all participants on this tour who will be part of a group Educational Exchange Travel authorized under the new US regulations as of Nov. 10, 2017. Best Photography Workshops 2018 Returning Cuba workshop participants receive a 10% discount. You […]

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Dominó from Stories from Cuba by Dan Henderson

Dominó

Story and Photo by Dan Henderson © 2018Every country seems to have its own sights, sounds, smells, and other sensations that are woven into its fabric, that say, “you are in this particular place.” I begin experiencing uniquely-Cuban sights as soon as I step outside the arrivals terminal at Jose Marti Airport: the incredible number […]

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Bayu Wira Handyan - 2017 Anchell International Documentary Photography Scholarship

2017 Award Recipient Bayu Wira Handyan

Diponegoro University, Central Java2017 Award RecipientAnchell International Documentary Photography ScholarshipStory from the SouthMy photos tell a story of a small city on the south coast of Java that almost no one knows exists. But, I know every corner of this city. I know it like my own body because it is where I was born […]

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Shuyao Chen - Pennsylvania State University

2016 Honorable Mentions

These ten Documentary Photography Projects were chosen by2016 judges Anne Havinga and Ken Light for Honorable MentionShuyao ChenPennsylvania State UniversityProject Title: Left Behind Children”When Guocheng Ma and his wife, Chunxia Zhu, left rural Wenzhou to work in Shanghai, the most populous city in China, they knew the sacrifices they faced as migrant workers.”‘The hardest thing was […]

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Lo-Yellowness

2017 Honorable Mentions

These nine Documentary Photography Projects were chosen by2017 judges Anne Havinga and Ken Light for Honorable MentionLilit DanielyanSouthern Maine Community CollegeProject Title: Tátik”Every morning we drink coffee together. In the evenings I drink tea in a mug that she bought for me. I spend a lot of time looking through the windows of her kitchen. These are my […]

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Resolver - Stories from Cuba - Dan Henderson

Resolver

“To solve a problem, a doubt, a difficulty, decide something or form an idea of what to do.” – RAEStory and Photo by Dan Henderson © 2018English is an organic, messy language; any one of us can make up a new word, and if adopted by enough people it becomes part of our lexicon. Consider […]

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The Serenade

The Serenade(La Serenata)Story and Photo by Dan Henderson © 2018″Music washes away from the soul the dust of everyday life.” – Berthold AuerbachThe author of this quote died before the Republic of Cuba was born, and as far as I know he never visited the island. But it crystallizes the importance of music to Cubans. […]

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The Piano Player

The Piano Player, Ambos Mundos Hotel(El Pianista, Hotel Ambos Mundos)Story and Photo by Dan Henderson © 2018I am nearing the end of my most productive trip to Cuba. I came here with a specific objective. I am armed with a camera well suited to achieving that goal, and I never leave my apartment without it […]

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Update on Cuba Travel

Here’s an update on the situation in Cuba that I received from my U.S. Travel Service Provider.Hurricane Irma: Not much damage was done in Havana proper. Any hurricane damage that did occur has been repaired and all normal tourist venues in the country are open for visits.Sonic nonsense and the US Embassy:  We have taken the position from […]

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