A Garden of Light and Flowers

In a mesmerizing intersection of art and nature, a sublime masterpiece transcends the boundaries of conventional beauty.  This kaleidoscope of hues and fragrances floats gracefully through the vast expanse of the heavens, it sets in motion an enchanting symphony of colors and flowers.  Each hue delicately dances with the other, harmonizing in a breathtaking symphony of contrasts. It is as though the celestial brushstrokes of a divine artist have come alive, creating an ephemeral masterpiece that lingers in the memory like a sweet melody. With every inhalation, a symphony of aromas unfolds, transporting the soul to a place where time stands still, and the essence of beauty transcends mortal boundaries.


 I invite you on a sensory journey through a collection that not only captures the natural wonders but also embraces the profound human connections found amidst its island beauty.  “Lush” unveils the Caribbean’s wonders, from pristine beaches to lush rainforests. Each photograph reveals the vibrant colors and textures that define this paradise. Witness the interplay of light and shadow, the dance of hues, and the ever-changing canvas of nature’s masterpieces that transport you to a realm where beauty knows no bounds. 

Caribbean Homes

Behold, the vibrant tapestry of Caribbean abodes, where sun-kissed dwellings dance in exotic hues. These picturesque sanctuaries whisper tales of tropical bliss, where azure seas and golden sands caress their very foundations. Enchanting retreats adorned with the colors of paradise, each dwelling a masterpiece, an ode to nature’s vibrant palette. Bathed in sunlight, these homes exude an irresistible allure, inviting weary souls to find solace in their embrace. From charming cottages nestled amid swaying palm trees, to grand villas standing tall on seaside cliffs, each structure bears witness to the captivating spirit of the islands. For those who yearn for warmth, tranquility, and a touch of paradise, these Caribbean homes beckon with open arms, promising a sanctuary where dreams take flight, and memories are etched upon the canvas of the soul.

Palm Trees

Palm trees rise high above  with cropped top crew cuts and skinny barked legs ossilating with the winds wobbly bend.  Synonymous with sun,  sandy beaches, and azure water, the majestic Palm tree is omnipresent reflected in windows, painted on walls, and glowing over coolwater pools.  

Vida Urbana

In the heart of San Juan, amidst the urban tapestry, where faded colors blend with streets in need of repair, lies a hidden world where passion and love unfurl. Though worn by time, its allure is not diminished, for in every weathered facade, a story is cherished. Vida Urbana, a symphony of faded hues, invites you to gaze, to truly see and feel its muse. Amidst the cracked cobblestones and weathered walls, a vibrant spirit pulses, revealing its cherished halls. Here, colors may have faded, yet their echoes remain, whispering tales of resilience through life’s weathering strain. The streets may yearn for repair, but within their cracks, sprout seeds of creativity, resilience, and endless tracks. Oh, the treasures one discovers when simply taking time, to linger, to stare, and let the city’s secrets truly shine. For in these faded facades, a vibrant pulse persists, a testament to the resilience of a city that insists. Passion and love, the beating heart of this urban embrace, breathe life into every corner, every neglected space. So, open your eyes and let your gaze wander free, in San Juan’s Vida Urbana, where beauty finds its decree. “Así es la Vida Urbana en San Juan, con su encanto único y su gente sin par, donde los colores desgastados no ocultan, la esencia puertorriqueña que siempre perdura.”

The Cayman Curation

In the Cayman Islands, a curation of beauty unfolds, where stunning people, sublime weather, and opulence take hold. An island that dares to blend order and affluence, creating a tapestry of audacity and elegance. But is this reality or a curated dream, ephemeral in nature? A paradise crafted meticulously, like a work of art in stature. Wealth flows through its veins, weaving a mesmerizing tale, where the boundaries of possibility seem to softly exhale. Gleaming shores embrace turquoise waters with grace, while sun-kissed souls bask in the island’s embrace. The order and organization, a testament to precision, as if the very air carries a scent of curated vision. Yet amidst the splendor, one wonders if truth prevails, beyond the curated facade, what untold stories entail? Can this island’s allure withstand the test of time, or is it merely a fleeting dream, a momentary chime? But perhaps it is both, a dance between reality and reverie, where the curated and the genuine blend effortlessly. The Cayman curation, a realm where dreams may thrive, a fusion of beauty, weather, and wealth, keeping hopes alive.

Just Say “Wah Gwaan” Jamaica

Jamaica, a land of enchantment, beckons with its lush landscapes, captivating melodies, and a rich history rooted in the days of slave plantations. The vibrant beauty of the island, adorned with emerald hills and cascading waterfalls, offers a feast for the senses. Nature’s splendor creates a backdrop that evokes pure delight and serves as a constant reminder of the island’s abundant treasures.

The rhythmic beats and soulful tunes of reggae music permeate the air, carrying messages of love, unity, and compassion. It is an anthem that stirs the soul and invites all to sway in harmony with its infectious rhythm. With each note, Jamaicans celebrate their culture and embrace a profound sense of togetherness. Through a simple phrase like “Wah Gwaan,” they extend friendly greetings, fostering connections and checking in with one another creating an atmosphere of joy and camaraderie that is uniquely their own.

Vie L’Ven

In Vie L’Ven, the spirit of Sint Maarten thrives. It is a place where the French and Dutch cultures intertwine, creating a unique tapestry of traditions and flavors. This vibrant blend reflects in every aspect of life, from the diverse cuisine to the colorful festivals that fill the calendar. The island’s enchanting beaches, kissed by turquoise waters, invite visitors to indulge in moments of serenity and relaxation, embracing the sheer beauty of nature.

Beyond the scenic landscapes and cultural richness, Sint Maarten celebrates the art of enjoying life’s simplest joys. It is about cherishing shared moments with loved ones, savoring exquisite flavors, and immersing oneself in the island’s warm hospitality. Whether it’s strolling through vibrant markets, partaking in lively conversations, or simply basking in the gentle sea breeze, Sint Maarten offers an invitation to slow down and appreciate the beauty found in everyday existence.

Just Circles

Behold, a gallery of circles, nature’s perfect shape, where patterns intertwine, a symphony of curves to partake. In each image, a story unfolds, a glimpse of harmony, as roundness dances, captivating the eye with its serenity. A radiant light bulb, a celestial sphere of golden light, paints the sky with hues of warmth, casting away the night.  Scuba tanks or been kegs abound, expanding in circular grace, a mesmerizing dance that nature effortlessly embraces. Each concentric circle echoes a momentary touch, a testament to the interconnectedness that means so much. Circles and patterns, round and complete, a visual poetry that nature so elegantly repeats. In their gentle curves and mesmerizing symmetry, we find a glimpse of perfection, an eternal harmony.


Fiestas de la Calle San Sebastián, lovingly known as “Sanse,” marks the unofficial culmination of the world’s longest holiday season. This multi-day extravaganza transforms the streets of Old San Juan into a vibrant tapestry of live music, dancing, and unbridled joie de vivre.

As the festivities unfold, the city comes alive with a contagious energy that permeates every street corner. The air is filled with the infectious rhythms of salsa, bomba, and plena, inviting locals and visitors alike to sway to the beats. Colorful decorations adorn the buildings, creating a festive ambiance that reflects the collective spirit of revelry. Sanse is a celebration of Puerto Rican culture, a showcase of the island’s rich heritage and artistic prowess. From traditional music performances to street parades featuring elaborate costumes and masks, the festivities pay homage to the island’s vibrant traditions. This joyous gathering embodies the spirit of community and togetherness. Families, friends, and strangers come together to share in the merriment, creating lasting memories and forging new connections. The Fiestas de la Calle San Sebastián is a testament to the indomitable spirit of Puerto Rico, a celebration that transcends boundaries and embraces the essence of life’s pleasures.

Southern Gals in Panes

In the captivating city of New Orleans, Southern belles grace the window panes, walls, and facades, adding charm and elegance to its vibrant streets.  These Southern gals, frozen in time, tell tales of a bygone era, whispering stories of tradition and resilience. Their painted visages, delicate and poised, reflect the grace and beauty associated with the Southern culture. With their parasols and lace-trimmed dresses, they exude a sense of a touch of mystery. These adorned windows are not mere decorations;  each one tells a unique story, a piece of the tapestry that makes New Orleans an enchanting blend of cultures, traditions, and narratives.

New Year in Nawlins

New Orleans, often affectionately pronounced as “Nawlins,” is a city where diverse sounds, flavors, and cultures converge. In the heart of New Orleans, the birthplace of jazz, the spirit of this iconic genre permeates the air. From the lively streets of the French Quarter to the soulful clubs and music halls, the city resonates with the enchanting rhythms of jazz. The melodies of trumpets, saxophones, and pianos interweave with the heartfelt vocals, inviting listeners to be transported into a world of improvisation and soulful expression. Jazz in New Orleans represents more than just a genre of music. It embodies the spirit of unity and collaboration, reflecting the city’s history as a melting pot of cultures. African, European, Caribbean, and Native American influences blend seamlessly, giving rise to a unique and dynamic musical language that captivates audiences from around the world.

Beyond the music, jazz in New Orleans is an invitation to celebrate life’s moments. It is the soundtrack to lively street parades, joyful celebrations, and vibrant gatherings. The music’s infectious energy and improvisational nature encourage spontaneous interactions and collective enjoyment, creating a sense of unity among both locals and visitors. It is a reminder that through the power of music, disparate sounds, tastes, and cultures can harmoniously blend, creating a holistic and mesmerizing melody that resonates with the very soul of the city.

So, as you wander through the vibrant streets of New Orleans, let the sound of jazz wash over you, immersing yourself in the captivating rhythms and heartfelt melodies. Allow this unique musical tapestry to ignite your spirit and remind you of the beauty that emerges when diverse elements come together as one.

Just Lines

In the realm of lines, order and structure unfold, Straight paths connecting points, a story yet untold. They stretch with purpose, from one point to another, Creating a sense of direction, leading us further. Rows of lines form patterns, a visual symphony, Aligned with precision, a tapestry for the eye to see. In their simple nature, they bring clarity and definition, Guiding our gaze, creating a sense of composition. Lines embody a sense of order, a visual harmony, From neatly lined trees to rows of pink Bahamas boat mornings. They signify progress, a journey with a destination, Drawing our focus, instilling a sense of anticipation. In their simplicity, lines offer a sense of stability, Transforming chaos into a symphony of precision. So, observe the lines that traverse our surroundings, In their straightness, a story of order resounding. From roads to railways, bridges to horizons vast, Lines guide us forward, connecting us together.

Boricua Urbano

Boricua Urbano embodies a spirit of resilience, vibrancy, and strength. It is a tapestry woven with grit, power, and an explosion of colors. In the city, a language of pain and love emerges, spoken through the walls and shadows, carrying hidden messages waiting to be heard.

The urban landscape of San Juan, pulsates with energy and life. It is a place where the human spirit shines through, despite the challenges faced. Through the layers of paint and the cracks in the walls, stories of struggle and triumph unfold. The city becomes a canvas where resilience takes shape, where every brushstroke represents the indomitable spirit of its people. In this urban mosaic, shades of pain intertwine with hues of love, creating a raw and honest portrayal of the human experience. As you wander through the city’s streets, listen attentively. Walls whisper tales of triumph and resilience, while shadows dance with untold stories. The language they speak is nuanced and profound, conveying the collective history and emotions of a community that has faced both hardships and joys.

Art Fashion Fusion

Art Basel in Miami, a convergence of fashion and art, immerses attendees in a captivating sea of colors and shapes, forging a new fusion of artistic expression.  As you step into this vibrant world, you are greeted by a sensory feast of creativity. Fashion and art intertwine, blending seamlessly to redefine aesthetic boundaries. The art show becomes a living canvas, where people’s dress is their unique  visionary creations, pushing the limits of style and self-expression. Amidst this amalgamation of artistic disciplines, a new kaleidoscope of colors and shapes emerges. Vibrant hues dance harmoniously, breathing life into thought-provoking sculptures, mesmerizing paintings, and immersive installations. The artworks transcend traditional mediums, embracing the digital realm, where new dimensions of creativity are explored.

Just Squares

In the realm of squares, a world of building unfolds,  stories yet untold. Each square a foundation, a piece in a grand design, Creating order and structure, a visual language so fine. In this world of squares, we find order and symmetry, A visual poetry that resonates universally. From buildings to puzzles, mazes to games, Squares connect us, their presence never wanes. Squares align with precision, forming walls tall and strong, Separating spaces, where boundaries belong. They define territories, creating shelter and divide, A testament to human ingenuity and pride. So, marvel at the squares that shape our surroundings, In their simplicity, a world of possibilities abounding. They build, they separate, they inspire and define, Squares, the foundation of structures, both yours and mine.

Flying Away

Embark on a transformative journey where individuals reach new heights, both physically and spiritually, as they delve into the art of handstands at Ahaha Yoga in the Design District of Miami.  In this empowering experience, participants are invited to defy gravity, finding balance and strength within themselves. Handstands, an epitome of body control and alignment, become a gateway to explore the depths of personal growth and self-discovery. Under the guidance of Jonah Kest, a master of his craft, individuals are encouraged to embrace their inner resilience and push beyond their perceived limitations.  As participants invert their bodies, they also find a shift in perspective, a chance to view the world from a new vantage point.  So, prepare to take flight on this extraordinary journey, Embrace the challenge, find your balance, and experience the transformative power that comes from soaring to new heights. 

Colors of San Juan

Old San Juan, Puerto Rico, is a treasure trove of rich heritage, vibrant colors, intricate patterns, and stark designs that harken back to the 1400s.

As you wander through its cobblestone streets, you are transported to a bygone era, where history whispers from every corner. The colors that adorn the buildings are a testament to the island’s cultural tapestry. Vibrant hues of pastels, pinks, and yellows paint a picturesque landscape that exudes warmth and vitality.  Amidst the ornate beauty, stark designs emerge, reminding us of the fortress city’s history. The ancient walls of Castillo San Felipe del Morro and Castillo San Cristobal stand as silent sentinels, evoking a sense of awe and wonder. Their strategic architecture speaks of a time when the city’s defense was paramount.  It invites visitors to immerse themselves in its captivating charm, to witness the evolution of a city that has stood the test of time. In this historic city, the past comes alive, and the essence of Puerto Rico’s cultural identity is beautifully preserved.

Kishrico Kirtan

 Kirtan, a sacred practice rooted in ancient traditions, brings people together in a joyful union of voices, as sankirtana chants, radiating with energy, love, and a shared spiritual connection. Through the rhythmic repetition of mantras, hearts open, and voices harmonize, creating a collective energy that transcends the boundaries of individuality. The call-and-response nature of Kirtan invites participants to actively engage in the musical dialogue. As one voice leads, others respond, creating an interplay of melodies and rhythms that elevate the atmosphere. It becomes a sacred exchange, where the energy of the group amplifies the potency of the chants. At @AhanaYoga, Kirtan becomes a transformative experience, facilitated by the vibrant and loving community that gathers.  

Les Femmes Aux Fenêtres

In the captivating streets of Paris, the city of love, women grace the windows, walls, and storefronts, embodying elegance and allure at every corner.  Vibrant murals showcase the diversity and strength of women, capturing the spirit of Paris as a city that reveres the feminine spirit. Whether they are fashion models on magazine covers or the entrepreneurs shaping the city’s business landscape, women in storefronts embody confidence and ambition, inspiring all who encounter them. They inspire and evoke a sense of wonder, reminding us that in the city of love, women hold a special place, adding a touch of magic and allure to every corner. Let yourself be captivated by the women who adorn Paris, embracing their elegance, strength, and indomitable spirit. Feel the pulse of a city that cherishes the beauty and power of women at every turn.

J’aime Mon Velo

Through the lens of my trusty bicycle, I embark on a journey along the small country roads of France, unveiling the charm of farms and little villages. My velo becomes my companion, offering an intimate connection with people, the picturesque French countryside, and its rich history.

Pedaling along these roads, I feel a profound sense of freedom and liberation. The simplicity of my bike brings me closer to the ground, allowing me to fully immerse myself in the surroundings. With every turn of the wheels, a world of new scents, sounds, and thoughts unfolds before me, inviting exploration and discovery. As I navigate through the countryside, the essence of rural France envelops me. The farms and fields exude a sense of tranquility, painted with vibrant hues of green and gold. The quaint villages tell stories of generations past, with their historic architecture standing as testaments to the enduring beauty of bygone eras. In this journey, I find myself both lost in thought and immersed in grandeur. The rhythmic motion of my bike fuels contemplation, allowing my mind to wander freely and embrace the serenity of the moment. I become a fearless wanderer, guided by curiosity and driven by the desire to uncover the hidden gems scattered along the path.  Each pedal stroke brings me closer to the heart of this captivating land, forging connections with its people, culture, and the profound stories etched into its landscapes.

So, join me on this two-wheeled adventure, where freedom intertwines with the grandeur of lost thoughts. Let us traverse the small country roads, embrace the beauty of farms and villages, and savor the intimacy that my beloved velo provides. Together, we will uncover the treasures that lie within the French countryside and create unforgettable memories along the way.

Paris People

Paris, a city of enchantment, is a melting pot of people in all shapes and sizes. As you wander through the bustling streets, you’ll encounter a tapestry of faces, each telling their own story. The young ones exude an air of vitality and curiosity, their energy filling the air with a sense of possibility. The older ones carry the weight of wisdom and experience, their lines and wrinkles revealing a life well-lived.

Parisians are known for their effortless style and impeccable fashion sense. From the effortlessly chic to the fashion-forward trendsetters, the streets become a runway of self-expression. Each person adds their personal touch to create a mosaic of individuality and creativity.

Beyond appearances, Parisians are also renowned for their appreciation of the finer things in life. The gourmands indulge in culinary delights, savoring the rich flavors and exquisite presentations that the city has to offer. The blend of cultures and influences creates a vibrant culinary scene that caters to every palate. In the diverse social fabric of Paris, you’ll find a range of backgrounds and lifestyles. The city welcomes both the opulent and the modest, the well-heeled and the bohemian. It is a place where wealth and status do not define an individual but rather their spirit and character. It is an allure that emanates from the collective spirit, the shared love for art, culture, and the appreciation of life’s simple pleasures.

So, immerse yourself in the mosaic of Parisian life. Observe the diversity, embrace the uniqueness, and allow yourself to be captivated by the “je ne sais quoi” that permeates the city. Paris is a canvas painted with people from all walks of life, each contributing their own brushstroke to create a vibrant masterpiece.

Baseball Family

A young baseball player stands tall, his eyes filled with a fiery passion that defies the odds stacked against him. With a well-worn dodger uniform  Jorge embodies the resilience and unyielding spirit of countless aspiring Puerto Rican and Dominican ballplayers who dare to dream. By his side, a figure of unwavering support and unconditional love, his mother stands with a strength that is both fierce and gentle. Her weathered hands, calloused from hard work, have nurtured his dreams from their very inception. She has been his biggest cheerleader, his guiding light in a world where economic poverty and limited resources threaten aspirations.  Her presence is ever steadfast despite a lack of equipment and limited transportation.  Baseball is an unbreakable bond between a mother and her son. 

Bori Skate Gallery

In the heart of San Juan, an abandoned building stands, its concrete pillars rising like silent sentinels. Once forgotten, it has been transformed into a vibrant skate park, adorned with graffiti that breathes new life into its weathered walls. This revitalized space becomes a canvas for self-expression and creativity. Vibrant colors and intricate designs intertwine. Each stroke of spray paint captures the energy and rebellious spirit of the skateboarding culture. The skate park becomes a sanctuary, a place where individuals come together to push their limits and defy gravity. The sound of wheels on concrete fills the air as skaters soar through the air, their movements a graceful dance of freedom and control. Within these graffiti-filled walls, a sense of community thrives.  The park stands as a symbol of destruction and growth, where forgotten spaces are given new purpose and beauty emerges from decay. It is a testament to the indomitable spirit of those who refuse to be confined by boundaries, finding freedom and self-expression amidst the urban landscape. So, venture into this graffiti-filled skate park if you can, where concrete pillars meet art, and skateboards carve paths of liberation. 

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