2013-06 West Papua

  • Putu
    Putu
    One of the very good crew members that took care of us.
    MSY Damai, Raja Ampat, Indonesia, June 12, 2013
    2013-06-12#6016
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Sunset
    Sunset
    Dampier Strait, Raja Ampat, Indonesia, June 12, 2013
    2013-06-12#6017
    Larry L. Jackson
  • LJax, Debbie & Ross
    LJax, Debbie & Ross
    Relaxing on the terrace outside our room.
    Dampier Strait, Raja Ampat, Indonesia, June 12, 2013
    2013-06-12#6018
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Fishermen
    Fishermen
    Pulau Dua, Indonesia, June 13, 2013
    2013-06-13#6023
    Larry L. Jackson
  • MSY Dewi Nusantara @ Sunrise
    MSY Dewi Nusantara @ Sunrise
    Another 'Phinisi' Schooner liveaboard dive boat.
    Manokwari, Indonesia, June 14, 2013
    2013-06-14#6027
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Boat
    Boat
    Roon Island, West Papua, Indonesia, June 15, 2013
    2013-06-15#6033
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Whale Shark
    Whale Shark
    The whale sharks (Rhincodon typus) come to the big fishing boats (bagans) for food. Fishermen consider the whale sharks good luck omens.
    Kwatisore, West Papua, Indonesia, June 16, 2013
    2013-06-16#6038
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Whale Shark watching
    Whale Shark watching
    The fishermen dice up small fish, put the pieces in a bucket of saltwater and pour it in the mouths of the whale shark.
    Kwatisore, West Papua, Indonesia, June 16, 2013
    2013-06-16#6054
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Whale Shark
    Whale Shark
    Rhincodon typus
    Kwatisore, West Papua, Indonesia, June 16, 2013
    2013-06-16#6070
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Bagan
    Bagan
    Very large outriggers to hold suspended nets used in night fishing.
    Kwatisore, West Papua, Indonesia, June 16, 2013
    2013-06-16#6073
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Village
    Village
    Just a few families.
    Rippon Island, West Papua, Indonesia, June 17, 2013
    2013-06-17#6080
    Larry L. Jackson
  • Villagers
    Villagers
    Rippon Island, West Papua, Indonesia, June 17, 2013
    2013-06-17#6081
    Larry L. Jackson