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Magellan Penguins
Magellan Penguins
Luis Giannini

PUNTA ARENAS - The first image that you see when you arrive at the edge of the American continent is intense, almost vehement. It is rays of light that pierce the clouds and give the whole landscape a glow.

That was just the beginning of our Patagonian journey on the Stella Australis cruise ship. Our trip would include stops in Punta Arenas, Chile and a journey to the “End of the Earth” through the Strait of Magellan and the Beagle Channel. Tierra del Fuego is full of legends and stories, and our Patagonian adventure took us through canals among eternal ice, for a discovery that included unique gastronomy, sport fishing, whale watching and penguins.

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Urban Indigenous: How Peru's Shipibo-Conibo Keep Amazon Culture Alive In The City

For four years, indigenous photographer David Díaz Gonzales has documented the lives and movements of his Shipibo-Conibo community, as many of them migrated from their native Peruvian Amazon to the city. A work of remembrance and resistance.

For Shipibo-Conibo women, sporting a fringe is usually a sign of celebration or ceremony.

Rosa Chávez Yacila

YARINACOCHA — It was decades ago when the Shipibo-Conibo left their settlements along the banks of the Ucayali River, in eastern Peru, to begin a great migration to the cities. Still among the largest Amazonian communities in Peru — 32,964 according to the Ministry of Culture — though most Shipibo-Conibo now live in the urban district of Yarinacocha.

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