Cape Verde Of light and wind.

Photography : Guillaume COLLANGES     Texts : Cécile BONTRON    

Wedged in an escarpment of the volcano that hangs over them, the fishermen of Monte Trigo, a small village in Cape Verde, only have the sea as their horizon. There is no road, no other resource either between these steep and arid ridges.

This village, Africa’s most westerly, is really at the end of the earth. Jandir, 30, 18 years of which have been spent fishing professionally, has seen it all : life without electricity, ( more ...)