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The Tibetan Nomads of Tso Kar

On our way around Tso Kar, towards a small nomadic camp, we passed a nomad carrying what appeared to be the carcass of a goat. When he joined us in a tent the next day he explained the story. His goat...

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Beauty in the slums

Perhaps its in my optimistic nature, but I always find beauty, even in the slums of India. No, I don’t overlook the horrors of what can happen in poor communities, but I think I focus instead on the...

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One morning in Jerusalem

Jerusalem, O Best Beloved, how quiet you are within the city walls. Until the missiles came and thudded in the distance. On this morning, last November, the streets were still quiet in the early...

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Mahane Yehuda Market – The Israelis

This market in Tel Aviv has been around since shortly after the neighborhood was established in 1887. Walking through the narrow stalls, you can feel the history. There are the classic market scenes of...

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One Fine California Morning

On my way up towards the Redwoods, I was able to stop in at some friends’ farm in the hills above Garberville. The following morning, my friend Mark gave me a tour of the land by jeep. It was a classic...

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The Redwoods

I’ve always felt that the redwoods were challenging to photograph, so difficult to convey their size, their immense presence. Plus, I only had a day among them. But in that one evening, I made a couple...

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North Carolina Backroads – Ashe County

While it was great to photograph along the Blue Ridge Parkway, I’m always interested in documenting the culture as well. So I took to the backroads in Ashe County, North Carolina to make some images of...

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Yellowstone National Park

I had a couple of days in Yellowstone National Park during my summer road trip. I spent most of my time around the Norris Geyser Basin. The place was quite photogenic. Mammoth Hot Springs Norris Geyser...

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Old Delhi, Jama Masjid

This week will take us back to India. I had one afternoon/evening in the Jama Masjid area of Old Delhi the last time I was there. I’ve just finished a brief edit of that day’s project. This post will...

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Vegetable Farming Along The Yamuna

I usually stay up in New Tibetan Colony near Majnu Ka Tila whenever I pass through Delhi. I often wander up to the rooftop and look out over the city. The Yamuna River runs through Delhi, and right...

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Poland

I’d always wanted to see Poland, as my family has history in the region. While I couldn’t stay long, I was able to get in a long weekend to Warsaw and Krakow, and begin a couple of projects, which may...

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Harvest Time, Poland

While I was in Poland, a friend was visiting an international school just outside of Warsaw. I decided to ride along on the bus to see what I might find in a small town nearby. Once outside of Warsaw,...

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Views of the Vatican

The Vatican is such a prominent part of the Roman landscape that it can be seen no matter which side of the Tiber River you stand. As I edited photos from Rome, I noticed several themes and this week...

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The Best of NomadRuss – The 2014 Edition

There’s no better way for a photographer to review the year than to scroll through 12 months of adventures and see what stands out. Mostly, it gives me a deep sense of gratitude for all that I’ve been...

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Street Photography…Rome

Do I ever enjoy wandering streets with a camera. My friends tend to get onto me. “You haven’t even seen the tourist sites,” they say. So begrudgingly, out of some semblance of guilt, I visit this and...

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Rome, Italy…People in Windows

When I returned from Israel a while back I posted photos of people on benches, and while looking through my images from Rome I found another theme, a series of people in windows. So without further...

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The Italians….Naples

While in Italy, I had one day to travel to Naples, so I hit the streets. It’s a great way to explore a place, to see things I otherwise might not. These were one man’s impressions of a day in Naples. A...

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Vilnius, Lithuania…The Lithuanians

I was with a friend in Rome trying to decide on where to head for the weekend. You know how the banter goes. “I’ve already been to Prague.” “It’s supposed to rain all weekend in Budapest.” I can be...

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Vilnius, Lithuania…The Lithuanians (con’t)

After returning from Panerai it was time to explore more of the city. I don’t tend to photograph my food, and perhaps I should do so more, but we did stop by a Lithuanian restaurant. Visiting a foreign...

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House on Fire… From the Utah Series

House on Fire is an ancient Puebloan, or Anasazi dwelling. It’s found in Mule Canyon, not too far outside of Blanding, Utah. Late in the morning, when the angle of the sun is just right, the canyon...

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