Iceland: The land of ice and fire

Iceland: The land of ice and fire

Text by Brigitte Mentges Photos by Tatiana Philitchenko Roughly 100km south of the Arctic Circle lies the land of Ice and Fire, immortalized in the epic series Games of Thrones. We set on the trail of Jon Snow and the wild tribes amidst ice covered regions and...
Kátia Ferreira changes the face of fashion in Brazil

Kátia Ferreira changes the face of fashion in Brazil

Kátia Ferreira changes the face of fashion in Brazil By creating clothing from textiles produced by economically struggling women, she helps to combat social inequalities. Text : Brigitte Mentges Photos : Tatiana Philiptchenko   This article appeared in...
June 2016 – Eggplants

June 2016 – Eggplants

Eggplant purees waiting to be served to customers at Kaza Maza (link), a beautiful restaurant in Montreal. I love this place because everything is very fresh and the atmosphere always...
Santropol Roulant

Santropol Roulant

Community event for the group Les Fruits Défendus at Santropol Roulant Santropol Roulant is one of my favorite organizations in Montreal. Whenever possible, I love to volunteer for them as a photographer. They often need pictures to document the important work they do...
Socotra: a living museum

Socotra: a living museum

Socotra: a living museum Text: Tatiana Philiptchenko and Brigitte Mentgès Photographs : Tatiana Philiptchenko / Megapress.ca The Archipelago of Socotra lies in the Arabian Sea near the mouth of the Gulf of Aden. The archipelago has been practically isolated from the...