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Jason Florio – Fine Art Photography Prints: The River Gambia

Jason Florio’s on-line fine art photography gallery has just been updated – now featuring a series of his sublime images from the River Gambia Expedition. For sales, price list and any information on the B&W and the Color Galleries, please … Continue reading

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Hippo alert – 11 o’clock! Fog horn at the ready, Jones! River Gambia, Senegal, West Africa

Tuesday 18th December 2012 – Djinji-Bantaco – paddling distance: 29km We set off from the village of Djinji around 10am this morning, paddling towards the next gold mining village of Bantaco – which we had heard was one of the … Continue reading

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

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

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A woman’s fight for her right to paddle…on the River Gambia, Senegal, West Africa

17th December: Sila Kounda – Djinji, Senegal. 26.06km “This paddle is mine – look it’s even got my name on it!“. And that’s exactly what I had to do – write my name on the bloody thing! Ok…so this side … Continue reading

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Camping on the roof of the village chief’s compound, Sila Kounda, Senegal, West Africa

Sunday December 16th – Sila Kounda, Senegal – 21.45km I’m going to skip back a day or two, from our first major hippo encounter, to when we arrived at the village of Sila Kounda, paddling the canoes from our initial … Continue reading

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A new series of photographs from Jason Florio: ‘River Gambia Expedition -1000km source-sea African odyssey’

To see more of Florio’s sublime images from our River Gambia Expedition, please visit his website: floriophoto.com Thanks, as always, for stopping by The Florios (H & Flo)

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Photographer-Jason Florio: brand new series of images from the River Gambia Expedition…a taster

More to come very shortly… Florio is updating his website as I write this…we’re reliving the journey, over and over, each day – looking through hundreds of images and updating this blog. Back here, in the city, it makes us … Continue reading

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