Backpacking in Kisatchie NF {Video}

A Magnificent Tree

The quiet is what I enjoy about backpacking – not the silence. Without products and people vying for my attention I have the opportunity to return to myself. In this video I try to share that experience by creating a soundscape of the hike.

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Tuxachanie – Bigfoot Loop

Wooden trail through the woods.

In this hike I splice together the current Tuxachanie Trail with part of the Bigfoot Red Loop to closely follow the original path.

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Point au Chien Indian Tribe

Two flags, three symbols.

Obviously I had no idea what I had walked into until I got home and looked it up online. The people here are primarily descendant from Chitimacha and Houma tribes.

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Pointe des Chenes Wildlife Management Area

Bird observation platform in the Wildlife Refuge

Last week I explored the Pointe des Chene Wildlife Management Area. It is about an hour and a half south of New Orleans and covers an area of 33,488 acres. I managed to walk a stretch of about five miles.

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Artists

Chasing and Repoussé

Teaching is an incredible skill. I had the pleasure of photographing Maestro Acquafresca teaching a course on chasing and repoussé. He has passion for what he does, you can see this in how he works and teaches. Thanks to Julieta

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