This is Bali (ini Bali) during the coronavirus pandemic. These images were made in and around Ubud, Bali in July 2020. Life goes on. Even if there are no tourists. June and July are the peak months for kite flying on the island. The winds during these two months are strong and steady. This creates […]
One of the Bali Street Photographer’s core values is to see rather than look.
Today, we were blessed with clear skies and harsh light. While in the middle of Bali’s rainy season no less. About the photo: a market porter strides by a texting young adult and bemo shortly after 8 a.m. (transition time) in front of Pasar Ubud. Learn more about layered photograph compositions.
The Photography & Techie Connection One of the things I love about my passion project, Bali Street Photographer Pasar Ubud Tours, is meeting people from everywhere. Recently, things got even more interesting. At least three participants have two things in common with me. They come from high tech backgrounds and they love photography. I’m wondering […]
More two wheel wonders from the streets of Bali. See the full gallery.
Street Life Life is in your face on the streets of Indonesia. Bali is no exception. Beggars, vendors, street food sellers, & taxi drivers are a big part of every day Bali. This is why street photography here is never a dull moment.
The Philippines as its Jeepney. Thailand has its Songthaew. Jakarta has its Angkot. Bali has its Bemo. Taking a Bemo ride an adventure in itself. Photographing a Bemo can lead to interesting and unique compositions. Here’s a small collection of examples.
I’m pleased to announce a new addition to the Bali Street Photographer galleries. Please have a look at Paul Eveleigh’s wonderful photograph contributions. I especially love the composition work in these three lovely images. See the rest on Paul’s dedicated gallery.
Photographing People Photographing people is a hot topic for street photography. This subject comes up a lot. So today, I’m sharing with you how I approach photographing people on the street. “Strangers are just friends we haven’t met yet.” ~Peter Swanson Tip #1 Commit This Quote to Memory This (endearing) quote is my mantra. First tip, make […]
Magnum and Nat Geo photographer, Alex Webb has a super human way of photographing the streets. His uncanny eye and brilliant colour technique are unmatched in the art of street photography. I’m dedicating a new gallery inspired by Webb’s artistic perspective of street photography. Here’s a quick sneak peek of the new Light & Shadow […]