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Entries in Guizhou Province (3)


Morning Market

Shopping for delicacies for a picnic lunch at the morning market in Xijiang. This was the day we did transects 3 and 4 (see Transect 3); we ended up walking about 12 kilometers. The steamed buns and rice cakes were delicious and provided a much-needed energy boost.


Miao Kids

My first impression of a village is usually formed by my interactions with local children. They are invariably the first ones that come forward to engage with and shyly giggle at "the strange visitor". And I invariably take their picture. The following shots were taken in the village of Wudong (see Nice Backyard, Miao Still Life, and Carpenters). [NOTE: The last little guy wasn't so sure about the camera. Love the red boots].



The Miao grow corn for their animals. After harvesting, they hang it up to dry in a number of different artistic ways (see Miao Still Life), and then bring it into the house where it is stored in baskets (again, artistically) until needed for cooking pig food. [NOTE: This shot was taken in the living room of one of the houses where we did interviews in Xijiang].