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The Beauty of the Walk

I love to walk. And if I were to be honest about it, I love and indeed, need the long walk of a solitary and contemplative nature, a time where I have a chance to reflect, think and pray. This…

Another Story Must Begin

In the longest running musical Les Misérables (and now a major motion musical picture), Jean Valjean the convict tore up his yellow ticket of leave (his parole form, essentially escaping parole) and as his soliloquy crescendoed into its final notes…

Tokyo Dreaming – The Exhibition

Shinjuku Girls - Shinjuku, Tokyo 2012

The first time I visited Tokyo, I felt like I was walking through a dream. Ephemeral humanity surged past me – each dark figure impassive, scurrying, hurtling towards an unknown destination amidst an oddly placed silence. When I turned a corner,…

Working those 10,000 hours

Malcolm Gadwell in his seminal work “Outliers” mentioned the value of working hard at perfecting the one thing you want to be good at – putting in 10,000 hours practise to be precise, to hone the desired skill. I’ve been…

On my own, back to the streets

I must admit – for the past few weeks I have been producing a voluminous amount of photographic work, yet hoarding all to myself without sharing any of it. In between shooting and blogging for the Arts Fest and shooting…