When Stuck in Traffic Make Photographs

Ngaben - Balinese Cremation Ceremony - Bali Street Photographer

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 [...]

Everyday Bali Jalan Jalan

Street Photography tours in Pasar Ubud Bali.

"Where are you going?" or "Mau kemana?" in Bali is equivalent to "Hey, what's up?" And, the common local reply is, "Jalan jalan!". This roughly means going around without any pre determined destination. Jalan jalan might not seem useful at first glance. But, give it a try the next time a driver asks you if [...]