Collecting Tropical Fish in the Peruvian Amazon : Photos

Photo of a village street sign pointing to the Amazon

In 1995 and 1996 I travelled with a wonderful group of tropical fish enthusiasts to the Iquitos region of Peru to collect tropical fish from the area around the Rio Orosa. The trip was organized by Margarita Tours (

New 1996 preview (proofsheet)

The River

The Market

In the Wet Room

Back home in Tokyo

Back in Tokyo I had time to take some close ups of some of the fish I caught. These photos are large.

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Photos copyright © 1995, 1996 F.B.O'Carroll (Frank O'Carroll)

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