Safari Interactive Magazine -The Story Behind the Image: Jason Florio photographs ‘Abdou and The Rescued Crocodile’ in The Gambia, West Africa


Safari Interactive Magazine asked Florio to share the story behind one of his image’s – ‘Abdou with Rescued Crocodile’ – from his award-winning series of B&W portraits ‘Makasutu – mecca in the forest’ – of the people who live and work around this sacred forest: ‘Makasutu’ in The Gambia, West Africa.

Please click on this link to read the whole story ‘Abdou with Rescued Crocodile’ over on Safari Interactive Magazine.

Abdou with rescued croc - the gambia, west africa

Abdou with Rescued Croc – The Gambia, West Africa – image © Jason Florio

Thanks to Holly Meadows and the team over at Safari Interactive Magazine for featuring our River Gambia Expedition 2012 . They will be posting regular updates on their blog about our journey.

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Thanks for stopping by. We hope you come by again.

The Florios (Jason & Helen)

P.S. ‘Abdou with Rescued Crocodile’ prints are also available to purchase from our Fine Art Photography Gallery: Black & White Collection by Jason Florio

Please click on the image below to watch Jason Florio as he explains how you can own one of his fine art photography prints, from a series of images he will take whilst on the River Gambia Expedition 2012:

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About River Gambia Expedition 2012

Jason Florio, FRGS: award-winning photojournalist. Helen Jones-Florio: expedition & photography producer. 2009: The couple co-led the West Africa expedition 'A Short Walk in the Gambian Bush - a 930km African odyssey' - the first circumnavigation of the small West African country, by foot, with two donkeys and a cart. Resulting in the award-winning series of portraits of Gambian village chiefs (Alkalo's) www.floriophoto.com (under 'Projects') http://930kmafricanodyssey.tumblr.com/ 2012-13: The couple co-led their second West Africa expedition - 'River Gambia Expedition - 1000km source-sea Africa odyssey' over-landing for 400km and canoeing the River Gambia for 720km https://rivergambiaexpedition2012.wordpress.com
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