Category Archives: the young photographers of LaVallée

Life and Culture

When I first started the plan of teaching documentary photography in LaVallée I did tons of research on Haiti and her people so I would better understand their culture and know how to relate to my students during critiques. In … Continue reading

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A Story of Life and Culture in LaVallée

I’m sorry to say once again that I will not be traveling to Haiti in June with the doctors—I have too much work to do but hopefully I will go on the November mission. Most recently I received a grant … Continue reading

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THE ISLAND OF HISPANIOLA, HAITI AND DOMINICAN REPUBLIC

This is a perfect image of the Island of Hispaniola by NASA I couldn’t stop looking at it so thought I’d share it with all of you.

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In LaVallée

I have never lived without running water—most people in the United States don’t know what that’s like. However, there are still many Native people in the US who do not have running water. When I was growing up, my grandparents … Continue reading

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Portraits of Beautiful People in LaVallée, Haiti

  I have so many beautiful portraits of people I’ve met in Haiti. I think of my first trip and of Dr. René warning me about the people stealing my heart and how right he was. On my first trip … Continue reading

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I haven’t posted anything in a few months and I apologize if you have been checking my blog only to see the same images again and again. I’ll be using images from my archives and there might some that no … Continue reading

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AHDH, Inc. 57th Medical Mission Summer 2013 Hospital St. Joseph , Ridoré, LaVallée de Jacmel, Haiti

Our weekend in Jacmel at the Hotel Cap LaMandou is always a great time with lots of good food, good music, good friends and laughs. This is the time we change teams, one leaves and another crew joins in for … Continue reading

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Xavier University

The three women in this set of images are from Xavier University in New Orleans, Dr. Sarah Amering, Pharm.D., Clinical Assistant Professor, Porscha Showers and Shana Simon, Pharmacy students. They organized the storage room and helped make things run smoother … Continue reading

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LaVallée, The Ceremony

This was a very special trip for me. I had a special christening ceremony to attend on Sunday morning in Boursiquot, an area far down in the valley below our house in Ridoré—I was asked to be the godmother of … Continue reading

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Medical Mission in LaVallée

These smiling faces are Nurses, Doctors, Surgeons, Periodontist, Pharmacist, Ultrasonographer, and students. They work tirelessly, saving lives, delivering babies, restoring eyesight and making people happy—never complaining just doing what needs to be done at the moment. I have been traveling … Continue reading

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