Archive for December 2018

Shooting street photography with a flash – Beginner hands on

an auto rickshaw driver waits for a ride in the streets of Kolkata, India

Having this good-looking flash available with me after I bought my Xt3, I could not resist the call of trying something new. Travelling to Bangladesh and India once again this year, I decided to really push myself and my photography this time, in order to come home with different pictures. Today, I am also much…

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In the countryside of Varanasi

A woman dressed in a purple sari poses in front of her blue house in the countryide of Varanasi during a photography tour with Pics of Asia

Something which is probably not what many visitors do, I decided last month to go and explore the surroundings of Varanasi. We had been shooting street scenes for 4 days now, and I wanted us to go photograph more travel things, offering more open space so we could practice a different type of photography than being always…

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Our Iran photography tour video

A sand dune in Iran taken during a photography tour with Pics of Asia

Hey everyone, have you had a chance to see the video we created during our recent photography tour in Iran? Well, if you haven’t, it’s really worth it, and will show you what kind of things to expect when travelling with us 🙂  

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India 2018 photography tour wrap up

A group photo from Pics of Asia photography tour in Kolkata in 2018

For our first photography tour in India, I wanted to do something different than any other photography tours in India. First, the idea is to visit different places than where all other photo tours go to, and Kolkata seemed like a great place to start. The other main idea was to blend travel and street…

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Bangladesh 2018 photography tour wrap up

A group picture from our photography tour in Bangladesh in 2018

Another year, another successful photography tour in Bangladesh, a place that remains for me the best country on the planet for people photography. From the bustling streets of Dhaka to the peaceful countrysides of Bogra and Dinajpur, and the tea estates of Sylhet, this tour is an intensive 10-day people photography workshop that will surely…

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Sri Lanka 2018 Photography Tour wrap up

Our group posing for a photo during our photography tour in Sri Lanka in 2018

What a week we just ended! Our first photography tour in Sri Lanka has been running smoothly, due to a great itinerary and perfect weather. Once again, serendipity followed us and the rain, which was hammering the country every day, stopped the day we arrived and started again the day we left.   On top…

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