Archive for July 2nd, 2010

Candid Papeete

Friday, July 2nd, 2010

Papeete is a place where grit meets paradise and the story is in the faces.

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Bus Stop Girl…

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and her mom.

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The city is full of young romantics and some of them are disgusted that they have to wait for a bus on their honeymoon.

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The end of a long day at the building supply warehouse.

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Burning off the product of cheese product.

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The Manfish

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Young Menfish

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Bus Girl

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Packing up the fruit

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Bus Stop Boy

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Sweet shoulders!

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Sweet face!

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The finger of accusation.

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She sells cucumbers by the seashore

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A map of the mind

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The daughter will probably remain single all the way through high school. The son can’t wait to get his coconut engraved.

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Southern winter fashion

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Planthead ladies

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Modern Polynesia

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Classical Polynesia (with friend)

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Coolest guy in the fish market

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Manta Mom

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He’s going back some day… come what may…

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A loaf of bread, a jug of Coke, and thou

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The chic French family

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Purple Mango Man

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Dress Seller (with goggles)

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Big Dog

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The Cafe Lifestyle (with strong Gallic nose and scooter)

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Little Boy Blue (with blue wedgie)

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The Phases of Island Manhood

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