April 2013 archives

Moments of Pure Wet Joy

Tweet                   MANDALAY, Myanmar — Last week marked the beginning of this country’s New Year. And these people know how to throw a party. For four days, they danced, drank a bit and hurled water all over each other during the Thingyan Water Festival. It’s been great […]

Photo Friends Across Borders

Tweet         MANDALAY, Myanmar — When I first began working on my Vietnam 40 Years Later project in 2006, I met a Vietnamese photographer named Ly Hoang Long. I had no idea that Long would not only become a good friend but also would help make my book project a success. Long […]

Myanmar: A Whole New Country to Explore

Tweet                         INLE LAKE,  Myanmar — You have not experienced heat and humidity until you come to this Southeast Asian country. They have two types of weather: Hot and hotter. Nevertheless, my latest photo safari is turning out to be an incredible exploration of […]