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Misool Eco Resort, South Raja Ampat

11 – 16 January 2010

It feels like such a great reward to be here in Misool Eco Resort, after our tuna adventure during the Christmas holidays. We have been traveling intensely for this expedition for about 10 months now and have covered quite some WWF work in the field as well as fishing and village life […]

New Year and Renewed Attention to the Blog!

16 January 2010

After  the busy Copenhagen Conference last year and the holiday season break, our friends in WWF International On-line & Communications Department have now the time to add new things into our blog and have put it in the main Panda.org homepage! Whoopy! Thanks guys for pushing more readers to check out the amazing Coral Triangle.

The photo […]

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Sick Boys and Tuna Underwater

December 27

With hardly any sleep for both of us, by 5:30am with still very faint light in the horizon, our boat crew caught a yellowfin tuna. I woke Yogi who by this time was an angry bear. We had been waiting for this – for our boat crew to catch a big tuna. So I […]

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Let’s Catch Some Tuna!

December 26

The crew on our ship went fishing by 9:30am. As in all of them! We just got here! They tethered our boat to the rakit and the other smaller outrigger pump boats already in the area tied to us.

Now it was a game of waiting. And endless waiting. I swear, Yogi & I will […]

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Working Christmas

December 25
Gorontalo Harbour

What?! Working on Christmas? Sadly, yes.  But we had our fill of pre-Christmas in the 3 days we spent with friends in Kuala Lumpur for our visa run. Every two months we have to leave Indonesia and come back to continue our shoot.

And on Dec 23, it was back to work and we […]

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Edi Frommenwiler, Pindito and Raja Ampat

Edi Frommenwiler Movie “Wild Eye of Raja Ampat” on YouTube

15 years ago, when Yogi quit his office job as industrial photographer of MTU in Munich and became a fulltime freelance photojournalist, he embarked on a one-year self-funded expedition to Christmas Island and the Coral Triangle – Indonesia, Sabah & the Philippines. He spent a lot […]