For Cat Lovers

Kitty cats greet me at a warung in Surabaya - Bali Street Photographer

My very first pet as an adult (on my own) was an adopted barn cat from Norfolk, England. Her name was Ally. Named after Ally Sheedy. That was back in 1985 when I lived in the UK. Since then, I've had a soft spot in my heart for felines. A friendly feline greets me at [...]

Books, Books, & More Books

Ganesha Bookshop Ubud Bali - Bali Street Photographer

Imagine climbing into that favourite cozy little cubby when you were a child--surrounded by your favourite books. Books that inspire you to dream and wonder in awe and imagination. Then Ganesha Bookstore in Ubud, Bali is a must visit for you while you are in town. Learn more and check out the new photos on [...]

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 [...]

Guest Photographer Sid Kannegnati from India

Guest Bali Street Photographer Sid from India by mark l chaves

While cameras were always familiar to me, it was my introduction to Henri Cartier-Bresson and Elliot Erwitt’s photography that proved life changing. ~Sid Kannegnati After some scheduling challenges and dodging the remains of a long rainy season, Sid & I finally met. Thanks for joining the tour and creating some wonderful street photography, Sid! Please [...]