I’m not one for entering photo competitions. And I’ll tell you why. I have a strong inferiority complex about my work. Don’t get me wrong. I LOVE my work. I have a very loyal band of ‘fans’ in the physical and virtual world who give me regular ego boosts about my photos. I have no […]
I’ve been in Manila for a week of meetings and haven’t had much time to think of photographs. But one afternoon I escaped and walked around the streets of the hotel. Here are some things I saw. Barber Shop Scooter and mural Jesus Out shopping Watermelon
I am returning from a week in Vietnam. I was sick for a couple days and busy the rest so photography was a catch as catch can affair. Here are a few random shots from windows and in between training sessions. About to land in HCMC. From HCMC took a flight to Cam Ranh and […]
Three pictures of friends today. Two smartly dressed young men check out the scene in Calcutta. Two friends share a gentle touch with their breakfast in Jakarta. A couple of codgers share some idle talk and a smile as they wait for the tonga to take them home. Rawalpindi.
Over the years I have been drawn to empty chairs. It is a small, but persistent, aspect of my photographic perception which I’ve never bothered to try to fully understand. But many times when I come across an empty or discarded chair, seat or bench, I reach for the camera. Something powerful draws me in. […]
What a place! In 2004 I visited Burma, at last. I am so glad that Change is coming to this bruised jewel, at last. Some pics of that trip and a quote from George Orwell that was in someway prophetic: “To talk, simply to talk! It sounds so little, and how much it is! […]
I was in Hanoi last week for some work. On the final morning before I returned home I walked down the road to a large market that did a brisk wholesale trade in flowers. Dealers as well as householders were out picking up freshly cut, wet bunches of roses, water lilies and all sorts of […]