Queue 'Portfolio-Folks'

  • Watermelon Fertility Dance, Festivals Acadiens et Creoles Lafayette

    Louis Boulanger leads a group of friends in a watermelon fertility ritual parade at Festivals Acadiens in Lafayette, 1989

  • Armand and Anita Dinette at home in Grand Bayou, LA - 1983

    Located in the Marsh near Port Sulphur in Plaquemines Parish, Grand Bayou is one of the last marsh communities in Louisiana without roads. The couple had spent their entire lives on Grand Bayou.

  • Jesus and Icicles after freezing rainstorm in Grand Coteau, LA

    In a rare south Louisiana scene, freezing rain creates icicles hanging of the brow of Jesus on a statue facing the Academy of the Sacred Heart in Grand Coteau, LA.

  • General Lafayette, Louisiana, mardi gras
    Statue of Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette with Mardi Gras beads in Lafayette, LA

    Gilbert du Motier, Marquis de Lafayette statue outside the city/parish government building adorned with Mardi Gras beads

  • Saints Superbowl Gris Gris, New Orleans, LA

    Carol Kolinchak holds a gris gris stick to the television as she and friends watch the New Olreans Saints play in the 2010 Superbowl at Vaughn's Bar in New Orleans. For the record, the prospects for the Saints improved soon after the gris gris was applied during the second quarter. The viewer is encouraged to draw his or her own conclusion.

  • "Nuns" on Parade during Mardi Gras, New Orleans, LA

    Two men dressed in drag as traditional nuns ride their bicycle built for two in a Mardi Gras parade on the day before the New Orleans Saints played in the Superbowl back in 2010.

  • Rodeo Rider, American flag, Louisiana State Fair, Shreveport
    Rodeo Rider with flag at Louisiana State Fair in Shreveport.

    Horse rider carrying American flag rides around rodeo arena during Louisiana State Fair in Shreveport, LA

  • Patriotism; July Fourth; Holly Beach; Flags; Louisiana
    July Fourth Celebrants at Holly Beach, LA

    July Fourth celebrants in Holly Beach, LA

  • 1988 Presidential Nominee George HW Bush Mural in New Orleans.

    Prisoner muralists paint the likeness of then Presidential nominee George HW Bush in New Orleans prior to the Republican Convention held that year in the Crescent City.

  • LA Governor EWE, Presidents Carter, Bush and Ford at LSU Alumni Center opening 1995
  • Representative Jimmy Dimos Lousiiana Legislature

    Louisiana State Representative Jimmy Dimos enjoys the company of colleagues as well as his cigar during a session in the Capitol Building

  • Uncle Sam at Kansas State Fair 1995
  • Bicentennial Celebrant in Dallas, Texas 1976
  • Mardi Gras; King of Spanish Town Parade; Baton Rouge
    King of Spanish Town Mardi Gras, Baton Rouge, LA

    Ron Zapp, of Zapp Potato chip fame, throws beads at the start of the Spanish Town Mardi Gras Parade Baton Rouge, LA.

  • Mardi Gras; Krewe of Gabriel; Lafayette, LA
    King of Mardi Gras in Parade Lafayette, LA

    Dr. Michael Judice, king for the 2018 Krewe of Gabriel, enjoys Mardi Gras day during the organization’s parade in Lafayette.

  • Mardi Gras; Lafayette, LA; Krewe of Rio
    Krewe of Rio Mardi Gras celebrants, Lafayette, LA

    Mardi Gras celebrations Krewe of Rio in Lafayette, LA

  • David Bertrand rides in Cajun courir de Mardi Gras at Elton, LA.

    David Bertrand was a leader in the Elton, La Courir de Mardi Gras. The photos says the rest.

  • Houma Indian paints shrimp boat in Dulac, LA.

    A young Houma Indian paints a shrimp boat in Dulac, LA.

  • Lafayette, LA High School Marching Band Practice

    Teresa Soyombo practices with fellow class mates during Lafayette HIgh School Marching Band's Band Camp.

  • High school band, Scotty Walker, Lafayette, Louisiana
    Lafayette HS Band Director's speech before Band Competition in Lafayette, LA.

    Lafayette High School Band director, Scotty Walker, gives his band a final pep talk before competing at the Statewide Showcase Competition in Lafayette, LA.