Fishing on the Golden Horn. Fishermen abound in Istanbul. From the Galata Bridge and from every ferry dock and concrete sidewalk along the Bosphorus fishermen bait their hooks and cast off. Any crack of empty shoreline is fair game for anyone with a rod and reel. The Bosphorus is part of a unique interplay of ecosystems that historically supplied the people of Istanbul with a favorite past time and precious nutrition. Major European river systems empty into the Black Sea, at the northern end of the Bosphorus, supplying fresh water, nutrients and a harvest of fish. The Black Sea is rich in fish compared to the Mediterranean, and fishing was one of the great pillars of Greek civilizaton. The difference in temperature and salinity between...
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My twin loves of photography and travel emerged early in life. I remember being enchanted by rare trips to an airport to meet an arriving flight, and equally enchanted by a train trip on the California Zephyr from Denver to Salt Lake City. Clearly, I wanted to go places! On these trips I had my trusty Kodak Instamatic camera, with those funky flash cubes! But almost as soon as I could, I was out traveling on my own! Luckily this coincided with an interest in 35 mm photography which I learned on my own and from friends. I can remember taking dozens of rolls of film on every trip...black and white and color in every ISO I thought I'd need!
Fast forward to 2008 after multiple academic...
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