Photographs from the length of a mighty river, by Jason Florio: The River Gambia, West Africa

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© Jason Florio


© Jason Florio


© Jason Florio


© Jason Florio

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© Jason Florio


© Jason Florio


© Jason Florio

To see more from the River Gambia Expedition series by Jason Florio, please visit his website

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Florio – The Great Rift Valley, Kenya © Helen Jones-Florio

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) (under 'Projects') 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
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1 Response to Photographs from the length of a mighty river, by Jason Florio: The River Gambia, West Africa

  1. Kathryn says:

    Hi Jason & Helen, I was wondering along the river did you take the picture of the children with the white painted faces. Do you know which tribe they belong to? thanks, Kathryn

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