The day of independance for indonesia is celebrated with an old tradition of panjat pinang. Climbing the greasy polls to retrieve the prizes at the top.
When i first visited Enggano Island in 2012 I spent 5 days circumnavigating the entire island by boat. I knew from the very first beach we landed on that I wanted to be a part of this amazing, remote and […]
I have been photographing the elephants of Sumatra for over 6 years now and have learnt so much along the way when it comes to photographing this amazing yet critically endangered species. It is not simply about snapping off as […]
Finding “the shot” is all part of the fun. Some locations are more challenging than others and this particular location is one of my all time favorites on the island of Sumatra. It is called Curug Sembilan or Waterfall Nine […]
On the island of Sumatra when I travel I often find myself in the jungles exploring the landscapes and looking for something of interest to photograph. I have no problems with “creative edits”. I am an artist after all. But […]
Sometimes “life” can get in the way of practicing what you love and distract you from your passions. It was nice to break that drought and head to my favourite beach location to get a nice sunset capture as the tide rolled in.
When undertaking the process of capturing a photo a lot of people will not realize the great lengths that photographers go to to get the shot. The travel, the logistics, the equipment and the endless hours to be at the […]
I have always enjoyed the process of creating and processing a photo. But the creation is not complete until it exists in the real world, in physical form. The digital world is so easy to get accustomed to and has […]
Today marked a great day for progress on a particular elephant project in North Bengkulu. It has been a work in progress to build an electric fence at the elephant conservation center in Seblat, Bengkulu, South Sumatra. The camp elephants […]
From the Streets of Jakarta to the rivers of Sumatra. I like the exploration, the challenge, the adventure to find photos and explore the cultures found throughout Sumatra. River crossing, South Sumatra.