Photography

Don’t believe in beliefs

Don’t believe in beliefs
Don’t believe in beliefs. When mystery presents itself people want answers. And when there are none, they cling to beliefs. As the function of a belief is to...

Perception deceives us

Perception deceives us
Our perception deceives us. We awake in the morning feeling still, as we look out the window to see a tiny looking sun rising in the sky. We walk outside and...

Treasures of Meaning

Treasures of Meaning
The concept of meaning starts with emptiness. It is like an empty bowl. You may fill an empty bowl with whatever you may wish – whether it be rice, fruit or ...

Bali Chinese rooster

Bali Chinese rooster
The year of the Rooster just started with the traditional festivities that the Balinese Chinese community celebrate with lots of incenses and the Barongsai d...

Women, flowers and dances

Women, flowers and dances
An head full of flowers carefully prepared in the shape of an headdress.

An Atlas of Mirrors

An Atlas of Mirrors
Part of Singapore Biennale 2016, An Atlas of Mirrors presents contemporary artworks by more than 60 artists and art collectives from Southeast Asia, and East...

Bloody Gourmet

Bloody Gourmet
What we eat is completely related to the culture in which we grow up. Few reflect on the impact that our diet may have on the planet or on other living creat...

Old and happy

Old and happy
Why is it that many old people in western societies look all but happy? Has it to do with separation and loneliness? Is it the price to pay for what they cal...

Dolce Vita

Dolce Vita
We all stick to habits we have developed while growing up. I doesn’t matter if those routines are not appropriate anymore. We also describe things mostly onl...

Form

Form
In the rugged coast of the north Mediterranean sea lives a man named Francesco. He takes photos for fun and publish them on Facebook. He hit me for his clean...

Dead coral

Dead coral
An amazing variety of forms and shapes washed ashore during high tides. Once alive and full of colors, when dead corals slowly turn to white.

Snaking into Milano China

Snaking into Milano China
2013 Snake year celebration parade is being held in Milano Chinatown. Clean winter sky, a warm shy sun to celebrate cultural identity with ease.

Urban green need

Urban green need
The urban need for improved life quality is a driving energy in every big metropolis. Check how good are Bangkok people in painting their everyday life livel...

Songkran 2555, Water Morning

Songkran 2555, Water Morning
Songkran is the traditional New Year’s Day in Thailand. It is a time for spiritual cleansing and renewal. Typically the day starts with a visit to the ...

Hong Kong Dragons

Hong Kong Dragons
2012 year of the Dragon. Here is a visual journey of the new year's celebrations in Hongkong. A big Parade and massive fireworks which is hard to miss.

Consider the Weight of air

Consider the Weight of air
Consider the sea and oceans of the world as a jelly, and the surface of this jelly medium as a skin and lets think of this as our idealized world where we ca...

The Mah Song

The Mah Song
Marionettes of Spirits, The Mah Song. On an early morning in October, a crowd of men and women from Phuket's Thai-Chinese community gather in silence at the ...

Royal Iconography

Royal Iconography
Many Thai people sincerely love their King. Most houses or shops display at least one photo of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

Music for a Peace: Kantata Barock

Music for a Peace: Kantata Barock
Kantata Barock reunites Indonesian legends Iwan Fals, Sawung Jabo, and Setiawan Djody.

Thailand election posters

Thailand election posters
After six years of often bloody political protests, Thai citizens are going to vote this weekend.

Thailand's Sex Tourism

Thailand's Sex Tourism
During the Vietnam war, American Soldiers would come to Thailand for R&R. Since then, Thailand has become known throughout the world as a premier destin...

Songkran 2554, Water Festival

Songkran 2554, Water Festival
Songkran is the traditional New Year's Day in Thailand. It is a time for spiritual cleansing and renewal. Typically the day starts with a visit to the temple...

Muay Thai Round 1

Muay Thai Round 1
Muay Thai is a combat sport known as the “Art of Eight Limbs” or the “Science Of Eight Limbs” because it makes use of punches, kicks, elbows and knee strikes...

A Shaman, His Family and his First Alaia Surfboard

A Shaman, His Family and his First Alaia Surfboard
The Mentawai people are an indigenous tribe of hunters who live deep in the jungle of Siberut Island, off the coast of western Sumatra.

Sepak Takraw

Sepak Takraw
Sepak Takraw is a sport popular throughout South East Asia. Fumes caught up with some fishermen in an afternoon pickup game in the Thai province of Krabi.

Human Mechanic

Human Mechanic
Urut massage is perhaps the most sophisticated of all the Indonesian healing arts and can only be found in Bali and in Java, where the Majapahit Kingdom flou...

Nigerian sunday

Nigerian sunday
A West African community gathers at Sunday for a energetic gospel session. The goal is to build unity, faith and happiness in every man and woman.

Yogyakarta, a Week Before the Eruption

Yogyakarta, a Week Before the Eruption
The 2010 eruptions of Mount Merapi began in late October 2010 when Mount Merapi in Central Java, Indonesia began an increasingly violent series of eruptions ...

Aqua market

Aqua market
Perception is what reality reflects. What we know about the world has come to us bouncing his way into our senses.

Hanging out

Hanging out
A suspension is the act of suspending a human body from hooks that have been put through body piercings. These piercings are temporary and are performed just...

Women are Heroes

Women are Heroes
“Women are Heroes” is a photography project by french photographer JR.

Slank and Slankers

Slank and Slankers
Formed in 1983, Slank is an Indonesian superband. By numbers, they are the biggest indie band in the world. Known for their socio-politically driven music, t...

Ogoh ogoh

Ogoh ogoh
The main purpose of the making of Ogoh-ogoh is the purification of the natural environment of any spiritual pollutants emitted from the activities of living ...

The Red Bag Race

The Red Bag Race
The red bag race is a competition to collect trash. It takes place during surf contests organized by Volcom Indonesia. It aims at educating kids on acting ab...

Beach Study

Beach Study
Fashion photography is constant research. It's taming the unseen. Provoke emotions. Here is a study with model Widika Sidmore.

Unity in Diversity

Unity in Diversity
Indonesia’s experience in pushing harmony and acceptance of differences lays his roots in the Pancasila principles.

Indo Vespa Community

Indo Vespa Community
The Indonesian Vespa Scooterist Community is a gang of rasta commandos who ride for inter-island brotherhood.

Sumba’s Kodi

Sumba’s Kodi
For 350 years, the Dutch colonised the vast archipelago of Indonesia but never even managed to set up an administrative post on the island of Sumba.

Aqua Island

Aqua Island
Perception is what reality reflects. What we know about the world has come to us bouncing his way into our senses.

Aqua Province

Aqua Province
Perception is what reality reflects. What we know about the world has come to us bouncing his way into our senses.

Aqua City

Aqua City
Perception is what reality reflects. What we know about the world has come to us bouncing his way into our senses.