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Oh Mercy… Its a New Lunar Year!

I am not trying to be politically correct here, but it is true that the Chinese are not the only...

Run Silent, Run Frustrated

This past week I was in Kolkata, India leading a On Field Media Project workshop. The days were long, but...

Pushing the X-E2 to it’s limits and finding them.

  Day two of Thaipusam. I was up at 4 am to catch the action on Waterfall Road. Waterfall Road is...

Thaipusam in Slow Motion

  If I am in Penang during Thaipusam I try to cover this amazing event. Thaipusam is a Hindu festival....

A Few (more) Images from the Philippines

  Happy New Year! It has been a crazy busy Christmas vacation. What with time spent working on the X-E2...

Fujifilm X-E2: A Real World Review In The Philippines

  Just days before leaving for Christmas in the Philippines with my in-laws I traded my Canon EOS 5D Mark...

The Lamayuru, Ladakh Barley Harvest

 (Best Viewed Full Screen) I have been working on this very short (2:06) SoundSlides multimedia on the Barley harvest in...

Ladakh Photo Trek & Kashmir 4 Day Adventure Announced.

[tab: LADAKH PHOTO TREK] I am particularly excite to announce this Photo Trek around Ladakh and it’s 4 day add-on to...

How to Find Your Subject’s Point of View

  A novel is always written in a particular voice or point of view. This is a literary technique to...

Gong Xi Fa Chai – Happy Chinese New Year!

  Download the above photo as your Chinese New Year Wallpaper.  It’s that time a year again when the red...

Ami Vitale: Ripple Effect

Every so often I like to post something just to inspire my readers. Especially if it is from a friend....

Eid-ul Adha, Kapitan Keling Masjid

I woke up today thinking I would go out and shoot some rain photos. It has been raining here for...

Compositional Elements 101: The Human Form

  One of my favorite quotes about storytelling is by filmmaker Ken Burns. He says, “All storytelling is manipulation.” This...

Fujifilm X – Switch or not To Switch

I‘ve had many emails and Facebook messages lately asking me if I have switched completely over to the Fujifilm X-series...

Review: Fujinon XF 23 f/1.4R

  Last Friday I received a package from one of my friends at Fujifilm Malaysia. They were kind enough to...

New York Institute of Photography: But it’s Just an iPhone!

Note: These days I am writing for both my blog and the New York Institute of Photography. Here is the...

A Podcast: Mitchell Kanashkevich

Mitchell Kanashkevich is probably one of the most talented photographers I know. He has gotten that way by shooting continuously....

Kathmandu: In Black and White

About the Author Latest Posts Workshops Contact the AuthorAbout Matt BrandonMatt is a Malaysia based humanitarian and travel photographer. Well...

Swayambhunath: The Monkey Temple

  You can tell by the past few posts by Jon McCormack and I that we filled out days shooting...

Life, Worship and Sitting around: Bhaktapur, Nepal

  Bhaktapur was the capital of Nepal until late in the 15th century. As a result it has many amazing...

Redux: Kathmandu’s Boudhanath Stupa

  Kathmandu is a strange mix of Hindu and Buddhist culture. With only a few days to explore my friend...
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