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Legal Travel to Cuba

Word has gotten out that the Trump administration has made it illegal to travel to Cuba. Many people believe this. Actually, it’s far from the truth. After great fanfare and blustering, the Trump administration has pretty much left travel to Cuba where it was when President Obama left office. What they created was an atmosphere […]

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ThinkTank Photo

MindShift Gear: Think Tank Photo’s Brand for the Serious Outdoor PhotographerPurple flowers of the Jambo tree in Bellterra, Para State, Brazi. ©Daniel Beltrá, courtesy of Catherine Edelman Gallery, Chicago.ThinkTank Special OfferWho would have thought that a conservation photographer’s strongest shield would be a roll of toilet paper? And yet, says MindShift Gear’s co-founder, renowned conservation […]

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Special Offers

An exciting new feature of our website is Special Offers. We’re searching for quality photo gear and arranging discounts with the company’s that make it. If there is something that you would like us to arrange a Special Offer on let us know through our Contact Form. You don’t have to register on our website to take advantage […]

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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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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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Cuba Travel Advisory – Part 2

Yesterday I posted “Cuba Travel Advisory – Part 1.” Today I would like to share an update I received from my U.S. licensed Travel Service Adviser, Lee Marona of Vaya Sojourns Travel. Hopefully this will shed more light on the situation and help allay any doubts you may have about traveling to Cuba. I will […]

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