Item description for So Calypso!: The Soul Of Trinidad by Vern Evans...
Trinidad is the home of Calypso. The sound from the West-Indies, which gave birth to hit songs like, RUM AND COCA COLA and the beat of Soca in the 70s. No where else in the world do people celebrate these musical styles as spectacularly as on the Caribbean island during carnival. So Calypso! discovers the pure joy in this music. Internationally acclaimed photographer Vern Evans reveals fascinating moments at the climax of festivities and along the sidelines. Music CDs: Soca hits and Calypso classics from Matilda to Shame and Scandal in the Family.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1" Width: 11.5" Height: 11.25" Weight: 2.6 lbs.
Release Date Feb 15, 2006
Publisher edel CLASSICS GmbH
ISBN 3937406344 ISBN13 9783937406343
Availability 0 units.
More About Vern Evans
Vern Evans was raised in Dallas, Texas and started to take photos of Rock bands, while in High School. In the mid 80's, he moved to California to attend Art Center College of Design, in Pasadena. As he worked on his portfolio and started to develop a process of seeing things, he assisted many different photographers. Over the past 25 years, his work has taken him to many different places around the globe. His work varies with many different projects, from Celebrity, Corporate and Real People portraiture, to a more reportage style, of capturing moments. For him, the magic of what we do is in the seeing and documenting of our forever changing world.
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Çarnival Trinidad May 15, 2007
Travel Photography at it's best! Vern Evans takes his photography outfit to the heart of Carnival in the island of Trinidad. Althought different from previous photo assignments Evans captures the tradition and the essence of the celebration of Carnival. Accompanied with these visual tropical delights, calypso musical compilation is nestled into this sweet project.