FACES OF JAVA: The Tengger


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March 1st 2012
Published: March 1st 2012
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FACES OF JAVA: The Tengger. Bromo Tengger Semeru National Park in East Java...famous for its volcanoes...its volcanoes and its volcanoes...seduced to visit there by extraordinary photos on Travelblog...dreaming of that magic shot of a blast from Mt Bromo...like wheresjason caught...active in 2011...with Mt Semeru puffing merrily as backdrop. Well that was the inducement. I had no idea there was... Read Full Entry



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3rd March 2012

Nice one!
Love these portraits, natural and catching so much emotions, really nice ones, thanks Dave! and as usual you know how to hook your readers, very much looking forward reading about your four days in the mountain! Take care,
3rd March 2012

THANKS LAETITIA
I felt the Tengger deserved a Portrait blog...beautiful faces...so I have kept the story of how we became accepted as locals by the Tengger to my next blog...hope you get a kick out of it...and the portraits...speak for themselves...allowed me to capture their characters...and as you are the first to comment...the next blog is for you.
5th March 2012
TENGGER

In yet another blog of yours with superb portraits, this one is my favourite.
5th March 2012
TENGGER

THANKS SHANE
Nice choice. A comment from the Travelcamel...always appreciated...makes it worthwhile to do a blog that is really just for the portraits...more to come. I did not expect Java to be portrait paradise...but it was...the Tengger...I have lots of favourites.
22nd March 2012
TENGGER

Old faces
I am loving your portraits of the older folk - every line & wrinkle tells a story - my favourite is the 1st pic - Tengger man - he makes me feel happy & he is not airbrushed - yeh for wrinkles!!!
24th March 2012

Ahhhh :)
Yes, Islam has a lot to answer for, even if the majority are now peaceable, law abiding folk ;) Again, great pictures Dave, but just because I bang on about 'Moral Photography' I feel that the odd sneaky shot here and there does not an immoral photographer make hee hee :)
24th March 2012

COCKLE'S BACK
Great comment...just want you to know I missed zillions of photos...cause of you...made me nervous...not really...just moral...you have more influence than you think...anyway I reckon the shots were better as they were "by consent."

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