Dimas Sequeira's photos


  • Fishing boats.

    Temporarily stranded at Baía das Gatas Beach, São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.

  • Stage of the yearly festival.

    Every year, in August, a festival of local and international music takes place there. The first edition was in 1983 and only in 1995 there was no festival owing to a cholera epidemic. It's not sure that the edition of 2020 may occur. Baía das Gatas Festiv…

  • Playground flooded by recent rain.

    At Baía das Gatas, northeastern São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.


  • Salamansa Bay and beach.

    On the northern coast of São Vicente Island, Cape Verde. The dark sand has a volcanic origin, which can also be noticed in the rugged coast, like the João d'Évora Point, on the background.

  • Salamansa (fishing village).

    On the northern coast of São Vicente Island, Cape Verde. In the last years an increasing number of kite-surfers have been coming to Salamansa.

  • Salamansa (fishing village).

    On the northern coast of São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.


  • Mount Verde (774 metres high).

    The highest point of São Vicente Island, Cape Verde, seen from the road to Salamansa.

  • View to Salamansa, on the northern coast.

    From Mount Verde, São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.

  • Overview to Mindelo.

    From Mount Verde, the highest of São Vicente Island, Cape Verde. It has a top altitude of 774 metres, but this photo was taken below that level. Clouds and mist didn't allow a neat view.


  • São Pedro - fishing village.

    On the southwestern coast of São Vicente Island, Cape Verde. Mount Flamengo stands on the background.

  • Southwerstern coast of São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.

    A view from the village of São Pedro, with the village of Santo André on the right background, and Dona Amélia Lighthouse on the left.

  • Laginha Beach, João Ribeiro Point and Pássaros Islet.

    Overview from the ruins of King's Fortlet, in northern Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.


  • View to the ferries' terminal and Mindelo Bay.

    From the ruins of the King's Fortlet, in northern Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.

  • View to the southern part of Mindelo Bay.

    From Lutcha Viewpoint, Mindelo, São Vicente Islands, Cape Verde. On the background stands Mount Cara, with Lazareto by the coast. Dark clouds prevailed most of the time (September is the rainy season), but rain was no more than a drizzle, except for an af…

  • Overview to the harbour.

    From Lutcha Viewpoint, Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.


  • Cesária Évora's grave.

    At Mindelo Cemetery, São Vicente Island, Cape Verde. Born in 1941 at Mindelo, she died in her birth city in 2011, at the age of 70. She spread Cape-verdean music through the world, namely "morna", which was classified in 2019 as UNESCO immaterial heritage…

  • Cemetery gate (1888).

    Entrance to trhe large cemetery of Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.

  • The backside of the cemetery.

    Seen from Atrás Cemitério, Mindelo, São Vicente Island, Cape Verde.


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