photography

March 11, 2015

Impressions and Photos from Kecskemet, Hungary

Impressions and Photos from Kecskemet, Hungary Kecskemet, Hungary is one of those places where residents seem especially pleased and grateful that you’ve come to their city. […]
June 11, 2014
Improve your Mobile Photography

5 Easy Tips to Improve your Mobile Photography

  You don’t have to have a huge DSLR camera to get good images. True, your mobile phone is not a replacement for a good quality […]
April 21, 2014
why i went to oman

Why I went to Oman

  Oman is a country off most travelers’ radar. It’s a tad isolated on the end of the Arabian Peninsula and suffers from its geography. It […]
September 19, 2013
Rajasthani Portraits

Rajasthan Portraits from Jodhpur

I’ve made a special effort in India to take more portraits. The diversity of India is best represented by various ethnic groups, their different physical features […]
July 2, 2013

Off the Tourist Trail in Junagadh India [Photos]

The following series of photos give an overview of my time spent in Junagadh, India. The ancient city is fascinating but sees few foreign travelers due […]
June 21, 2013

Sri Lanka in Photos

Every adventure in Sri Lanka is bound to start on the railway. So too, does this photo essay of my one month in Sri Lanka.   […]
February 19, 2013

Gyeongbokgung Palace in Winter: A different Perspective [Photos]

  It’s cold in Seoul in the winter. And I’m not a fan of the low temperatures. But from time to time I do appreciate seeing […]
January 25, 2013

Photos from the Road: Nikiszowiec Historic Working-class Housing

Nikiszowiec Historic Working-class Housing Nikiszowiec was built as housing for miners between the years 1908 to 1919. It’s a district in the city of Katowice, in Silesia, […]
January 15, 2013

My Amateur Attempt to Photograph the Northern Lights in Iceland

You can’t see the Northern Lights from Reykjavik. On the rare occasion that you can, you need to view them from a particular spot when they […]
September 10, 2012

Photos from the Road: View from the train in Poland

I mentioned before in a post about Tampere, Finland that I’m inspired by industrial landscapes. Rail yards definitely fit that bill. When we pulled out of […]
August 9, 2012

Capture the Colour Contest

I nominated myself for the Capture the Color Contest by commenting on Suzy Guese‘s post. Capture the Color is a travel photography contest asking bloggers to […]
April 6, 2012

Photos from the Road: Shaxi’s Friday Market

Shaxi’s Friday Market was by far the most interesting of the markets we had had visited in China’s Yunnan Province. Sha Ping Market, the previous Monday, […]
March 12, 2012

Luang Prabang in Photos

This photo essay is the visual accompaniment to my previous article: What it’s like in Luang Prabang. except this post tends to let the beauty and […]
March 6, 2012

7 Super Shots

Thanks to Runaway Juno for nominating me for 7 Super Shots started by Hostelbookers.com. You can read her 7 Super Shots post here. Basically, you choose […]
December 13, 2011

Fisheye Fun in Philadelphia

Last spring, before flying out to Bangkok for my Southeast Asia trip, I spent a day in Philadelphia with my brother. We met up with his […]
March 3, 2011

Photo from the Road: Jeonju Architecture

Jeonju is a traditional city with a strong culture. It is also one of the best cities in South Korea to see preserved architecture in the […]
January 22, 2011

Photos from a Korean Village

Buckchon-ri, Jeju Island, South Korea I wanted to give everyone an idea of what a small village is like on Jeju Island. This is where the […]
August 11, 2010

Photo from the Road: Shooting Pool in a Nevada Bar

Here Gilbert readies to take a shot on the pool table in this country dive bar just on the Nevada side of the border south of […]
August 3, 2010

The Best National Park You’ve Never Heard of

The Best National Park You’ve Never Heard of   Leaving Winter Park on our way south we would cross the Continental Divide three times before day’s […]
July 23, 2010

Photo from the Road: Colorado Alpine Flowers

We were lucky enough to be in Colorado for the peak of wildflower season. At all elevations in every place we hiked: Rocky Mountain National Park, […]
June 26, 2010

Photo from the Road: Tbilisi Outdoor Cafe

Photo from the Road: Tbilisi Outdoor Cafe Here my old Peace Corps friend, Jett, pours a glass of wine at an outdoor café in the old […]
May 26, 2010

Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg

By Stephen Bugno Last Sunday I caught the Beat Memories: The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg exhibit at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC. While […]