Iceland: The land of ice and fire

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...
Socotra: a living museum

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...
Painted Desert

Painted Desert

Painted Desert Yellow, orange and aquamarine spring to life in Mauritania through the creative touch of women’s artisanal groups. Text: Brigitte Doumit Photos: Tatiana Philiptchenko / Megapress.ca Appeared in Elle Canada, Oct 2007  Bales of fabric surround the 20...