Its always a pleasure to look through your friends photos after they return form a trip, especially when its somewhere you have never been or seen. Everyone has their way of capturing the highlights of a place and their interpretation of its beauty. Here is an exquisite photographic journal through Argentina, Peru, Bolivia and Chile. The compositional and symbolic strength of photographer Patricia Thompson highlights the essence of South America to give you a real taste of the culture in an unconventional way of documentation. See full album here.