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Market time...Luang Prabang--

KAPOWY!  Hit the market in any town in the developing world, and you will find nothing but good stuff…let’s check the market here in Luang Prabang, Laos and see if it measures up. 172 more words


Lattes on the Mekong--

BAM!  We are up early to observe the alms-giving ceremony here in Luang Prabang, Laos…Buddhist monks are walking the streets all over town receiving food items from locals and tourists alike.   82 more words



I received a set of Unison portrait pastels for Christmas and thought I’d find a subject where I could give them a road test. I had some images from my trip to South East Asia which caught some figures in the light – always a favourite subject of mine. 117 more words


“I haven’t been everywhere……but it’s on my list”  – Susan Sontag

Nepal was on my list and I was fortunate to be able to visit the country in October. 670 more words


Buddhists Monks on the Move

Whilst out walking today in Kanchanaburi I happened to be at the bridge when the train arrived.

This time I managed to capture some shots from the side of the bridge as the train slowly made its way over. 37 more words


Heads Up - China’s Amazing Emei Shan

27 May 2018.
I walk into the temple’s meditation room, kneel down on the small cherry-coloured prayer stool facing a group of golden bodhisattvas, and dissolve into tears. 1,370 more words



There is something inherently beautiful about faith. If you look closely at all religious teachings, there is a very layered overlap. Each culture explains moral and ethical implications of every action and decision we make. 428 more words