Archive for Fruit

Happy Thanksgiving to my American Friends-At Home and Abroad

Posted in Bangladesh, Dhaka, Food, Food Photography, Holiday with tags , , , , , on November 24, 2016 by marlandphotos

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Memories of Thanksgiving 2008 in Bangladesh!!

Delicious Breakfast

Posted in Food, Still-Life with tags , , , , on July 18, 2016 by marlandphotos

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No, the ketchup was not for the fruit or the muffins!

Jack Fruit-Largest Tree-Borne Fruit on the Planet

Posted in Bangladesh, Food, Food Photography with tags , , , on August 12, 2015 by marlandphotos

(Bangla) Katal, the national fruit of Bangladesh!  You either love it or you don’t!

After a morning football (soccer) match they shared this fruit with us. Credits go to my son, Austin for the photo. I had taken my grandson to the field to play football with these guys, trying to get in a few matches before Ramadan started.

The one photo is of me reaching for my “bulb” of Jack Fruit!  It is a species of tree in the mulberry and fig family.

Reaching for a bulb of Jack Fruit

Reaching for a bulb of Jack Fruit

It should feed the whole team!

It should feed the whole team!

Pineapples Going to Market With a Smile

Posted in Bangladesh, Moulovibazar, Occupation, Photography, Portraits, Street Photography with tags , , , , , , , , on April 11, 2014 by marlandphotos

These were some of the carts we met every morning at 5:45 am on the road that goes into Srimongol, Molouvibazar, Syhlet, Bangladesh! It is a lovely walk through the tea estates.

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Tasty Dessert of Ice Cream and Mangoes

Posted in Food, Food Photography, Friends, Fruit, Photography with tags , , , , , , , on May 31, 2013 by marlandphotos

My friend Rasel invited me to his sister’s house for a nice meal of jumbo shrimp, curried veggies, beef, chicken and pangash mach (fish), and other veggies, and rice.  The meal was topped with this dessert and then followed by some good Bengali cha (tea).  Thanks Rasel!

Scrumptious

Scrumptious

A Bunch of Bananas!

Posted in Bangladesh, Fruit, Photography with tags , , , , on March 4, 2013 by marlandphotos
Not sure what kind they are!

Not sure what kind they are!

BREAKFAST WITH A GOOD FRIEND

Posted in Cooking, Food, Friends, Occupation with tags , , , , , , , , , , on June 28, 2012 by marlandphotos

It was special to go to Platinum Suites in Banani with my good friend for their breakfast buffet!  The buffet included omelets, beef bhuna, chicken sausage, pancakes, sauteed potatoes, alu bhuna, conjee soup and other items.