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Dreaming of Dancing Boats, a Sunset Timelapse in Hoi An

Dreaming of Dancing Boats, a Sunset Timelapse in Hoi An

I know we’ve told you before, but we really love Hoi An on Vietnam‘s central coast. And now we’re dreaming of dancing boats after I put together this sunset timelapse in Hoi An that I shot when we were living there last year for three...
Monday Memories: Shooting by Candlelight

Monday Memories: Shooting by Candlelight

During the recent full moon rituals held during the Siem Reap Water Festival or Bon Om Tuk, locals purchased elaborate floating candles from sellers on the waterfront, to offer to the river. While it was lovely to watch, it was a challenge to photograph. Here are some tips on shooting by candlelight....
Monday Memories: A Face in the Crowd

Monday Memories: A Face in the Crowd

The crowds at the Siem Reap Water Festival, or Bon Om Tuk, were massive. People from all over Cambodia had come to the city for the boat races and they all seemed to have gathered along the riverside to watch the event. The challenge was to capture...
Take a Peek: Terence Carter Photography Portfolio Website

Take a Peek: Terence Carter Photography Portfolio Website

Of all the tasks a pro photographer has to perform these days, editing a photography portfolio has to rank as the most difficult. Take my word for it. And go and take a peek at the new Terence Carter Photography portfolio website. While the work of a pro...
Monday Memories: Missed Monsoonal Moments

Monday Memories: Missed Monsoonal Moments

While we love to settle into a place for a while, the luxury of staying longer in a destination also has some drawbacks when it comes to me getting work done photographically – and in a timely fashion. There have been many missed monsoonal moments...
Monday Memories: A Moment at Hoi An Market

Monday Memories: A Moment at Hoi An Market

We’ve been working on some food stories here in Hoi An and that translates to eating oodles of noodles, averaging one bowl of the local favourite, cao lầu, per day (more on that dish in upcoming posts). Having worked our way through all the street stalls,...
How To Photograph People When Travelling

How To Photograph People When Travelling

How to photograph people when travelling so that they engage with the camera and, more importantly, you don’t offend them, isn’t all that hard. Yet every day in Hoi An I witness some very disappointing behaviour. On my early morning photo-taking walks through the local...
Accidental Hiatus in Hoi An

Accidental Hiatus in Hoi An

We’ve been asked by readers on Twitter and by email whether we’ve taken time out from blogging and we know it looks that way. Actually, it’s been something of an accidental hiatus in Hoi An, where we unexpectedly found ourselves having to settle in for...
Pure Photography – Terence on Tumblr

Pure Photography – Terence on Tumblr

As you can tell by the dearth of new stories on our site so far this year, we’ve been busy with our ‘day jobs’. As Lara explained in her last post, we had so much writing and photography work that we decided to slow down...