Glimpses of ogoh-ogoh Every banjar (Balinese community) is preparing for the night before Nyepi (Balinese Silent Day/New Year - 7 March 2019). This means you can see glimpses of the famous ogoh-ogoh statues being built everywhere. In Bali, it seems that every week there's an auspicous festival or special holiday. But, Nyepi is unique. And, [...]
New SeriesI always enjoy launching a new photo series. My goal for this new series is to share street photography of places outside of Ubud, Bali. A sort of Bali Street Photographer (BSP) on the road if you will. SurabayaThe hero image for this post was taken last week (end of February 2019) at an [...]
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Selamat Hari Raya Galungan Kuningan
As a street photographer, I connect with our gift to present life from a different perspective. There is no right or wrong when it comes to how we view life--just diffrent points of views. So-called exotic cultures are often potrayed the same way in social media and travel magazines. I hope this new collection of [...]
Opportunistic Street Photography Today, after running some morning errands. I was stuck in the middle of a huge traffic jam in the centre of Ubud. That usually means one thing--upacara. In other words, there was a Balinese Hindu Religious procession in progress. Rather than waiting in the hot sun inhaling exhaust from dozens of idling [...]