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Photography

Chasing Harsh Light During Transition Time

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.

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News Photography

What is Artsy Street Photography?

Finally, a photo gallery dedicated to the artistic side of street photography. The artsy style of photography is near & dear to me. So, I am happy to share this and welcome your comments. Definitions & Examples This might be the most complete collection of artistic street photos in one place. And, it’s complete with […]

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Photography

Frames & Layers

Showing how to create frames and layers using a phone during yesterday’s tour.

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Photography

To See Rather Than Look

One of the values of Bali Street Photographer is To See Rather Than Look This post is inspired by Streets of Nuremberg’s post called Wise Words of Photography. Read more about Bali Street Photographer’s values here. Share & enjoy!

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News Photography

Seeing Red in Pasar Ubud – Featured by Don’t Take Pictures

Bali Street Photographer Photos Featured on Don’t Take Pictures’ Seeing Red Gallery Late last year/early this year (2018/2019), three photographs from Bali Street Photographer were exhibited by Don’t Take Pictures. I’ve been following Don’t Take Pictures for years. So, being featured in one of their exhibits is a huge honour. Especially since the team over […]

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Photography

Beauty in the Mundane

Everyday Bali I contribute and support a few online photography forums. I enjoy seeing other people’s photos. I learn new things, see new perspectives, and get inspired. I definitely value people’s constructive feedback. Recently, I started to comment on a photo in a street photography group when I read some feedback that disturbed me. Here’s […]

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Culture Photography

Surabaya – Bali Street Photographer on the Road Series

New Series I 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. Surabaya The hero image for this post was taken last week (end of February 2019) […]

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Photography

Can Street Photography be Artistic?

You Decide–Artistic or Not? Above is an unconventional street portrait of a hat vendor in the foreground framed by a Balinese woman in the middle layer. For more on using layered street compositions, check out this article. Want to learn more about artistic street photography? View the dedicated gallery on Artistic Street Photography here.

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Photography Sightseeing

Ubud Palace – When Smoke Gets in your Eyes

Beauty in the Mundane During all the years I’ve lived in Ubud, I’ve never seen the Ubud Palace being completely smoked-out. In this case, fogged-out. Even though fogging for mosquitoes is a common thing in Bali, this scene at the main gate to the palace is not something you see every day. Here, we have […]

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Photography

Looking for Saul in Pasar Ubud

This feature photo is a nod to the master photographer, Saul Leiter. Read how to find your unique street photography style.