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Neemrana: Forts, Snakes and Sadhus

    Yesterday we left Jaipur and on the way out of town we got caught in a large “pedal...

The Amber Stepwell: The Progression of a Shoot

  Ever since I saw Ami Vitale’s Nikon video I wanted to shoot the Chand Baori stepwell in the village...

Jaipur Monsoon Festival: Teej

  We couldn’t have planned it better. We arrived into Jaipur just hours before the monsoon festival called Teej was...

Patience is a virtue: Waiting for that Special Moment

  One thing I have noticed with newer photographers is they are often in a hurry. They blow into a...

Our Day in Pushkar

    Pushkar is an interesting city. A mix of Old Delhi and Varanasi. Meaning it has the old city...

The Road to Pushkar

  Yesterday was spend almost exclusively in travel. We spend five hours traveling from Jodhpur to Pushkar after a leisurely...

The Bishnoi of Jodhpur: They Speak for the Trees

They call them “Eco Warriors”. They are the Bishnoi people of Jodhpur.¬† The story goes that the Bishnoi live under...

Jodhpur: The Blue City and Much More…

Our first stop of this reconnoitering trip is the city of Jodhpur in Rajastan. Jodhpur is known as the “Blue...

New Delhi – Postcard

Not much time to photograph or blog today. Most of the day will be spent in looking at hotels and...

Depth of Field: Brian Smith

Brian Smith has carved out a name for himself in photographing the rich and, as he puts it, the infamous....

Rajasthan Scouting Trip

This Saturday I leave for the Indian state of Rajasthan, for two weeks accompanied my business manager and a second...

Depth of Field: Michael Yamashita

I have been looking forward to talking with Michael Yamashita for years. Yamashita is a National Geographic icon. He has shot...

Expose for the Highlights

  Dramatic light makes dramatic images, if you know how to use your camera. This is pretty simple stuff, but...

The Human Form Divine

  “For Mercy has a human heart, Pity, a human face, And Love, the human form divine, And Peace, the...

20 years and looking ahead to 20 more

  In twenty years people change. In 1992 I had only been out of the United States three times, two...

Just whose images is this?

  Every once in a while it’s always a good idea to Google your name. It’s a good way to...

Depth of Field: Michael Freeman

Michael Freeman is one of the photographers I had wanted to interview for a long time. His book on composition,...

A Lensless Picture

I want to speak to storytellers today. In particular, storytellers that tell someone else’s story. Whether you’re telling a story...

Depth of Field: Eric Kim

Eric Kim says, for him street photography happened by chance. “I was standing at a bus stop and I saw...

Four elements that can make your images stronger

I’ve been taking some online training with Media Storm this past week. The first lesson dealt mostly with audio production....

Help a Friend Help a Child

  Here is a deal that you cannot pass up. Our good friend and colleague Gavin Gough has started a...
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