Ini Bali / This is Bali

This is Bali by mark l chaves

In Search of the Real Bali Bali is a global tourist destination. So, it makes sense that Bali seems to be overdeveloped. People may complain about it--the overdevelopment. Most definitely there are less rice paddies (sawah) in Ubud than there was when I first arrived in 2010. But, if one is wanderer/adventurer, one doesn't have [...]

Bali Street People

Street People Ubud Bali - Bali Street Photographer

Street Life Life is in your face on the streets of Indonesia. Bali is no exception. Toy Bicycle Vendor Outside Naughty Nuri's - Bali Street Photographer 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. Street People [...]

New Look for Bali Street Photographer .com!

Breaking out the Universal Donut on the Streets of Ubud Bali

Break out the Universal Donuts! It's Party time! BaliStreetPhotographer.com was originally launched in July 2017. Gosh how time flies. I'm happy to announce two major design changes that should make finding info on the site easier! 1. Grid View for the News/Blog Page If you viewed the news blog on a large display before this [...]

All Packed Up

Sepeda Motor di Pasar Ubud - Bali Street Photographer

This market stall vendor has closed up her stall, packed up her scooter, and now attempting to make it to the open road. Ah, the challenges of everyday Bali. See this new addition and more like it on the Meals (and other things) on Wheels gallery.

On the Road in East Java

On The Road With Bali Street Photographer

Feature photo from the archives. On the road in East Java. Cultural Diversity A short ferry boat ride across the Bali Strait from the port town of Gilimanuk, Bali lies the seaside town of Banyuwangi. Banyuwangi is located on the eastern tip of Java. It's here where island of 1,000 temples gives way to a [...]