By Deanna Del Vecchio A dense fog settled on the mountains of La Visite national park, but we had come to realize that it wouldn’t last long. All day, the fog rolled in and out, a mist that seemed eerie at times – one minute, the mid-day sun would be beating down strong, and the [...]
This photo story explores the natural and cultural worlds of Parc La Visite and Jacmel through the eyes of five Haitian youths. La Visite National Park is an area of exceptional cultural and biological importance; Jacmel is a coastal town and cultural hub dependent on the Park for its natural resources.
Between August 2011 and February 2012 twenty Haitian youth were challenged with developing four photo stories about their natural and cultural worlds. Their incredible images and powerful stories are featured in this book.