How I Fell In Love With 35mm

If you've paid attention to the work I've shared over the years, it should come as no surprise that the 35mm focal length is foreign to me. I typically veer towards the ultra wide angle side of focal lengths: usually between 14mm and 18mm. It's not so much that I enjoy cramming in tons of stuff into my frame but [...]

By | 2017-08-20T12:57:31+00:00 Aug 20th, 2017|

Joy In The Least Likely of Places

Today is my second day back since returning from my two weeks traveling around Morocco. I'm still overly jet-lagged and under-caffeinated. I did end up waking up at 3AM, which gave me more than enough time to start culling and editing photos from the trip. I'll come right out and say that this trip to Morocco is possibly my least [...]

By | 2017-04-24T13:32:58+00:00 Apr 23rd, 2017|

Musings While Touring Morocco

This trip to Morocco happened quite whimsically. An overseas trip was on the books for a while but the actual destination hadn't been firmed until about 3 weeks prior to leaving. Like any diligent traveler, I did my fair bit of research on the country, its denizens, and their culture. In some cases, my research prepared me in terms of [...]

By | 2017-04-19T02:52:45+00:00 Apr 19th, 2017|

Manarola: By Day and By Night

One advantage to scouting a location early is that you can usually secure the best spot to get a great composition of an iconic place such as Manarola, Italy. I remember visiting Cambodia several years back and was intent on capturing the sunrise over Angkor Wat. I remember hearing the 2:30AM alarm and immediately cursed myself. I'd never get my [...]

By | 2016-11-22T10:25:25+00:00 Nov 14th, 2016|

Returning to Tokyo

[cs_content][cs_section parallax="false" style="margin: 0px;padding: 5px 0px 2pm;"][cs_row inner_container="true" marginless_columns="false" style="margin: 0px auto;padding: 0px;"][cs_column fade="false" fade_animation="in" fade_animation_offset="45px" fade_duration="750" type="1/1" style="padding: 0px;"][cs_text]Oh my, it has been quite a long minute since my last post, hasn't it? I promise to go into more detail about the hiatus in the next few weeks but the tl;dr is that two months ago, I took on [...]

By | 2016-08-12T10:00:30+00:00 Aug 12th, 2016|