Ready, Set, Siena

I’m all packed up and ready to make the leap to Italy today with a layover in Amsterdam that I plan on taking full advantage of with a long city walk. It’s time once again for the Siena International Photography Awards (SIPA) event & Festival in beautiful Tuscany. I’m looking forward to meeting photographers around the world and reuniting with friends from Pistoia to Switzerland … Continue reading Ready, Set, Siena

Death Row at age nine: Sadegh Souri documents Iran’s ‘Waiting Girls’

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Photographer Profile: Majid Saeedi

It was an honor to have the opportunity to share the colorful street photography of Majid Saeedi via LensCulture recently (all images shown taken via mobile). I met the Iranian photographer briefly at the Siena International Photography Awards (SIPA) awards ceremony in Siena, Italy last October and followed up with this article on his amazing work and inspiring philosophy about the art of making images: … Continue reading Photographer Profile: Majid Saeedi

Luca Bracali Gives the Fuji X-T2 a Spin

There’s a lot to love about the October issue of FujiLove Magazine, including Italian photographer and filmmaker Luca Bracali’s test run of the new Fuji new X-T2. I’m looking forward to meeting Mr. Bracali later this month in Siena, Italy where he is a featured photographer with his collection of environmental photography in the 2016 Siena Art Photo Travel Festival  in conjunction with the Siena … Continue reading Luca Bracali Gives the Fuji X-T2 a Spin

Portrait Photography: A Lesson in Light with Timothy Allen in Mongolia — The Insatiable Traveler

I love solo travel but that doesn’t always mean that I am necessarily alone. The more interested I become in photography, the more I enjoy taking small photo tours/workshops to explore my wish list destinations. The benefits are threefold: 1. I discover a new place. 2. I improve my photographic skills by learning from professionals […] via Portrait Photography: A Lesson in Light with Timothy Allen … Continue reading Portrait Photography: A Lesson in Light with Timothy Allen in Mongolia — The Insatiable Traveler