Pasar Ubud Mornings

Chasing harsh light with Soul Therapist, Dia at Pasar Ubud. Bali Street Photographer

A Stage for Shadow Play A stage for an epic play of shadows--is what the pasar brings you just after the early morning rush. This is when the sun finally makes its way above the tops of Ubud's buildings. If you chase harsh light, then wait for it. You'll be rewarded. #chasingharshlight #ubudisamood Feature image [...]

Pasar Ubud is a Mood

Moody Silhouette at Pasar Ubud - Bali Street Photographer

There's a saying, "Ubud is a Mood". If Ubud is a mood, then Pasar Ubud is where all the moods originate. The typical day at the Pasar starts between 3:30-4:00 am every morning. Pasar Ubud is where everyday life kicks-off. Thus, setting the mood for the day.

Chasing Harsh Light

Chasing Harsh Light in Pasar Ubud by Bali Street Photographer

Chasing harsh light is one of my favourite photography rule breakers. I love deep dark tones contrasted with bright highlights. I enjoy seeing the interplay of light & shadow to give form to shape and figure. The best time to photograph harsh light in Pasar Ubud is on a mostly clear day (not overcast with [...]