Category: Photo Sets

Photo sets range from pictorial how-to articles to our extensive origin trip travelogues. It involves a range of content, from macro images of coffee, galleries of travel, to simple DIY instructional photos

The Kenya Coffee Auction

The Kenya coffee auctions are a minor miracle, that excellent small lots are put up for sale based on cup quality. This vintage video is

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Bet Giyorgis is said to the be the last church carved in the reign of King Lalibela. Carved in the shape of a cross, it stands as an isolated monolith, away from all the other churches

Lalibela, Ethiopia

Roha was the original name for this small town placed at 2500 meters in the Amharic region of Northern Ethiopia. It was the center of

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Typica Green Coffee

Sweet Maria’s Macro Coffee Images

Close-up and intimate with green coffee beans of different varieties and processing methods. Back when it was actually kinda hard to take macro images …

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Peru Coffee Farm Travels

A trip from way back in 2006, with images of farms, coffee cooperatives, and highland kitsch. Regions of Cuzco, Quillabamba, San Martin, Huallaga, Tarapoto, Lamas…

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A Gallery of Wet Process Coffee Images

From Sweet Maria’s travelogues to various countries, images of how wet processing is done in various parts of the world.

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Ngogomo Station

Burundi Coffee in Permanent Crisis

Burundi is in trouble, always: Uncertain harvests, poverty, bad policy, and a poor international reputation a permanent crisis cycle. That’s not new, as there always

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Brazil Coffee Defect Images

Images of typical Brazil coffees defects culled from a sample brought back from Minas Gerais. The bane of quality coffee is defectIn coffee, a defect

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Bridget Carrington with Jeremy Block in the background

Kenya Coffee Cupping & Comments from a Quick Trip

I took a detour to Nairobi, Kenya for cupping and some farm visits in Thika and Nyeri areas. Here’s some photos and things I learned

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La Minita coffee farm, of Nicaragua, not Costa Rica

Nicaragua Coffee Regions, Matagalpa, Jinotega and …

A visit to Matagalpa and other other Nicaragua coffee growing regions around it, back in March 2009 After a quick flight from San Jose, Costa

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