This Way More Better: Stories and Photos from Asia’s Back Roads ISBN 10: 1-934159-48-4 ISBN 13: 978-1-934159-48-4 Format: Trade paperback, 287 pages Pub. Date: March 13, 2013 Publisher: ThingsAsian Press Order Now! Amazon | Barnes & Noble | Powell’s Come and get it! Karen and I are very happy to announce that you [...]
Four years ago today I had the great good fortune to be on assignment in Mandalay as part of This Day of Change. The project documented what the world did on the day the United States inaugurated Barack Obama – a globally significant change of government no matter how you feel about the the guy in [...]
Another photo I recently scanned for a book project containing 10 years of Karen’s travel writing from all over: Maybe not a great photo, but it shows something I miss in this era of perfectly exposed and color balanced digi-camera pix: the unexpected. One of the things I liked about shooting film (and still do) [...]
Aung San Suu Kyi was finally released from house arrest by the Burmese government. I guess we’ll see how long that lasts. She has promised to continue working for a democratic government. In the past, that has been met with ferocious resistance.
I am finally getting a handle on scanning and working up a series of big, close-up portraits I took when we were last in Burma. It’s all on 6×6 film, which seems great fun to use until I have to scan it in and work on it. But the files are huge, the details crisp, [...]