Life on Lake Titicaca -the lake sits on the border of Bolivia and Peru and is said to be the most highly located commercially navigable lakes in the world. It is also the largest lake present in South America.
Sacsayhuaman (also spelled Saksaywaman), one of the most stunning Inca ruins, located on the northern outskirts of the old city of Cusco, Peru, the former capital of the Inca Empire.
This is the anaconda that Jeremy Wade encountered in the Amazon during the latest episode of his hit series, River Monsters - he estimated it to be 200 pounds.
The British adventurer was followed by the crew of the Animal Planet smash as he navigated the Amazon River in Brazil, searching for the culprit in a series of recent, bone-crushing human deaths in Porto de Moz, in the deepest rainforest.
Andean Cock-of-the-Rock (Pablo Cervantes)
Four Ayoreo-Totobiegosode men make first contact with the outside world in 2004, Paraguay.
- Peru’s former president Alan Garcia has publicly suggested uncontacted tribes have been ‘invented’ by ‘environmentalists’ opposed to oil exploration in the Amazon, while another spokesperson compared them to the Loch Ness monster. In fact, there are more than one hundred uncontacted tribes around the world.
659 stairs to the top, the Guatape Rock in Colombia
This gaucho was photographed in Paraguay.
Kunsthalle Erfurt, Germany
Alex Del Piero Gallery
16 May 2014 through 31 August 2014
Beetles & Huxley Gallery
May 12 through June 7, 2014
Frederic Got Fine Art Gallery
Theatre de la Photography et de l’Image
27 June 2014 through 28 September 2014
Stone Mask (Amalito Culture), Argentina, c.1000 AD.
Southern Screamer (2013 © Jesse Alveo)
Chauna torquata (Anhimidae), native to South America.
If you want to know why this bird is named screamer, listen here its call.
HH: I played this and my budgies shut the hell up and looked nervous - they must have thought a larger bird was coming into their territory.