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Fishing Boats, Port of Essaouira

If you ever make it to the Moroccan Atlantic coast city of Essaouira, I suggest you set aside an hour or so in the very early afternoon to visit its fishing port. It’s a flurry of activity, with fisherman packing and storing their morning catch, negotiating prices and purchases and mending their nets. Or tidying their boats, like in today’s Pic du…
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The Patience of a Fisherman, Essaouira, Morocco

Here's a brief sneak peek from a 21-image series that I'll be posting next week taken at the port of Essaouira, Morocco, in September. That's a lot of netting to deal with, but the fisherman managed to plug the major holes. An achievement worthy of mention for this week's Wordpress Photo Challenge. Today’s Pic du Jour, the 305th straight, was…
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– Pic du Jour

Marrakech, Morocco, 18-Sep-2014. And on this day from the Piran Café archive: 2013 - A notebook summary and nine minutes of audio highlights from 'On the…
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Pic du Jour – Ait Iktel, Morocco

A woman walks home from the center of Ait Iktel, a village in the Atlas Mountains about 100km south of Marrakech, Morocco. Today's Pic du Jour, the 257th straight, was snapped on 14-Sep-2014. Please click on the image to see the full uncropped version.
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