James Marcus Haney is Almost Famous

The first time I heard of James Marcus Haney was when he ventured onto Reddit to do this AMA (ask me anything) and got trashed by the redditors. But I doubt there will be any lasting backlash from that experience when his documentary, "No Cameras Allowed," premieres on MTV on Aug....

Street photography of Aurel Rapa

I've seen a lot of street photography portfolios turned into videos but have never bothered to post one here on the blog. So, today's video is a first. It features the work of Romanian photogrpaher Aurel Rapa. Aurel's work is terrific and the video's use...

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Night rider — Shinjuku, Tokyo

I grabbed this shot while we were walking around Tokyo looking for a Japanese barbecue place that my wife had read about on the web. While getting around on the Tokyo Metro is pretty easy,  navigating the streets was a different matter entirely for us because the...

Eric Kim doing street photography in Saigon

This short film is by Vietnamese photographer Gin Tran. Street photography guru Eric Kim mentions meeting Tran and going to dinner with him in this post. Eric on street photography: For me, street photography is all about capturing the beauty of every day life. It's capturing humanity in your...

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Prayers for the departed

Every day, thousands of people visit the the Basilica del Santo Niño in Cebu City. It's the site of the oldest church in the Philippines and home to some of its most important religious relics. There's an interesting back story to the church that involves the...