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 newly posted photos. [...]
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.
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.
Mia and Nick on the Pasar Ubud Bali Street Photographer Tour Last month (April 2019), Nick Holt and his daughter Mia from the UK came to Ubud. It was a real treat to show them around the pasar with cameras in hand. Nick is an accomplished photographer with a solid background in art. Mia is [...]
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 [...]
Everyday BaliI 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 an [...]
Glimpses of ogoh-ogoh Every banjar (Balinese community) is preparing for the night before Nyepi (Balinese Silent Day/New Year - 7 March 2019). This means you can see glimpses of the famous ogoh-ogoh statues being built everywhere. In Bali, it seems that every week there's an auspicous festival or special holiday. But, Nyepi is unique. And, [...]