Posts tagged "travel"
Destination: Cape Cod, MA (Wellfleet, Truro & P-Town)

Destination: Cape Cod, MA (Wellfleet, Truro & P-Town)

“Cape Cod is the bared and bended arm of Massachusetts: the shoulder is at Buzzard’s Bay; the elbow, or crazy-bone, at Cape Mallebarre; the wrist at Truro; and the sandy fist at Provincetown…” — Henry David Thoreau Clam chowdah. Lobster rolls. Wellfleet oysters. Crab cakes. Seafood bisque. Stuffed quahogs. Steamers in white wine and garlic...
Destination: Border of Mexico, Imperial Beach

Destination: Border of Mexico, Imperial Beach

I’ve been friends with photojournalist David S. Holloway for a few years, but we hadn’t actually met in person until the last San Diego Comic Con 2011. I convened with him and Jessica Woolf, another photographer, in a hotel room where they were hastily prepping camera bags. After quick introductions, David casually says, “Ok, let’s...
Destination: Island of the Dolls, Xochimilco

Destination: Island of the Dolls, Xochimilco

In honor of Día de los Muertos also known as Day of the Dead, America Fotografía presents a special article by guest writer and fellow traveler, Debrah Eastwood. She wrote this entry while in Mexico, where she bravely ventured by boat to the chillingly ominous Isla de las Muñecas (Island of the Dolls) in Xochimilco....
How I found myself naked in Big Sur

How I found myself naked in Big Sur

Whither goest thou, America, in thy shiny car in the night? -Jack KerouacOn The Road I love a good road trip, so I spontaneously decided to drive down the Pacific Coast Highway by myself and see the fabled landscape of Big Sur, where the Santa Lucia Mountains jut out from the ocean. This unplanned trip...
10 Days in Berlin on $400

10 Days in Berlin on $400

The Pictoplasma Festival kicks off today in Berlin. If you are a character designer, illustrator, animator, painter, sculptor, whatever, GO! It’s such an inspiring gathering of artists, and it feels like the whole city takes part in a wonderful celebration of character design. I haven’t been to Berlin since the 2009 Pictoplasma Conference, when I...
Willkommen! Bienvenue! Welcome!

Willkommen! Bienvenue! Welcome!

Yesterday, I was looking at my ridiculous To Do list (400+ items) and an $800 electricity bill on a stack of other daunting bills. I found myself shaking my head and thinking, “Dude. This TOTALLY sucks.” Then I thought, seriously, there really must be something more to life than this hamster wheel routine. So I...