Mary Altier

Selective Travel Coverage

Mary Altier is available for assignments anywhere in the world.
Contact her at 831- 684-1340 (Voice and FAX) or by email:

Photo Subject Matter

• Indigenous People (Families, Children, Aged)
• Environmental Portraiture
• People Doing Physical Labor
• Women Performing Non-traditional Roles
• Traditional Costume
• Ceremonies, Rituals, and Festivals (Religious and Cultural)
• Archaeological Sites
• Agriculture, All Stages (Especially Subsistence)
• Food Products, Growing and in Markets
• Handicrafts
• Vernacular and Other Architecture
• Cities
• Landscape
• National Parks and Preserves
• Endangered Regions and Cultures

Selective Travel Coverage
  • Australia's East Coast: From Port Douglas to Sydney and its surroundings: Cairns, Mareeba, Palm Cove, Charter's Towers, Arlie Beach, Magnetic Island, Whitsunday Islands, Hervey Bay , Fraser Island, Brisbane, Gold Coast, Sunshine Coast, Byron Bay, Noosa, Hunter Valley, Blue Mountains.
  • Bhutan: Paro Festival, Thimphu, Trongsa Dzong, Dochu La, Bumthang, Choekhar, Ura, Tang, and Chumey Valleys, Punakha Dzong

  • Cambodia: Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Phnom Penh, Mekong River.
  • Croatia: Dubrovnik, Zagreb, Korchula, Hvar, Split, Ston, Maliston
  • Egypt: Cairo, Aswan, Nile, Luxor, Red Sea, Mt. Sinai, Alxandria

  • Ethiopia: Timkat Festival in Lalibela. Axum, Bahir Dar, Gondar, Addis Ababa, Harrar, Simien Mountains, Omo Valley: tribal people (Mursi, Hamar, Karo, etc.).
  • Guatemala: All Saints Day Kite Festival at Santiago Sacatepequez, Guatemala City, Antigua, Lake Aitlan, (Panajachel, Solola, Santiago Atitlan,) Chichicastenango, Quetzaltenango, Totonicapan

  • India: Bangalore, Mysore, Chenai (formerly Madras), Pondicherry, Tirapati, Orissa (tribal people, Puri temples), Hyderabad, Mamallapuram, Kerala, Goa, the Kutch, tribal people of Northeast India (Nagaland, Assam, Arunachal Pradesh).
  • Jordan: Amman, Petra, Mt. Nebo, Jerash, Wadi Rum, Madaba

  • Laos: Tribal people near Chinese border: Akha, Thai Dam, etc. Vientianne, Luang Prabang, Luang Namtha, Muang Xai (Udonxai), Nong Khiaw, Pak Ou Caves, Champasak, Plain of Jars, Mekong River, Don Khon (Island in the Mekong).
  • Papua New Guinea: Tribal gathering (Sing Sing) at Mt. Hagan, Ambua (the highlands), coastal Madang, and Tari, on a tributary of the Sepik River. Tribal people in many cultural contexts: Huli Wigmen, Mudmen, and more.
  • Spain: Seville, Cordoba, Grenada, Malaga, White Towns, Rhonda, Arcos de la Frontera.
  • Sri Lanka: Colombo, Galle, Kandy, Polonnaruwa. Archaeological sites: Cultural Triangle and more.
  • Tunisia: Tunis, Cap Bon, Carthage, Dugga, El Jem, Hammamet, Nabeul, Sidi Bou Said, Sousse, people in native costume, archaeological sites.
  • Western China: Tibetan Horse festivals in Yushu and Litang, Xining, Serxu, Dege, Danba, Emeishan, Chengdu, Dali, Lijiang, Lugu Lake (Mosu and other Tribal people,) Gyalthang.

Tunisian Door
Tunisian Door

Travel coverage by continent

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