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Best Camera and Lens for Travel and Food Photography

Best Camera and Lens for Travel and Food Photography

Best camera and lens for travel and food photography? I’ve lost count of the number of times I’ve been asked what’s my favourite camera and lens combination for shooting travel and food. Impossible to say before now, I’m relieved to let you know that I’ve finally found a camera...
Cambodia Creative Retreats and Culinary Tours 2017 Dates

Cambodia Creative Retreats and Culinary Tours 2017 Dates

Our Cambodia creative retreats and culinary tours are locked in for the first half of 2017 but we still have some spots to fill for our October 2016 Cambodia Travel and Food Writing and Photography Retreat and our Cambodia Culinary Tour. Cambodia Creative Retreats and Culinary...
Georgetown Festival Penang to Feast on Art, Culture and Food

Georgetown Festival Penang to Feast on Art, Culture and Food

Georgetown Festival Penang kicks off on the Malaysian island of Penang in two days and we’ll be there! The month-long arts festival is jam-packed with events, exhibitions, screenings, and installations. It’s our first trip in 15 years and we can’t wait to get back. Our...
Sponsored Spots for Cambodians on our Retreats and Tours

Sponsored Spots for Cambodians on our Retreats and Tours

We’re thrilled to announce that we’ll be offering sponsored spots for Cambodians on our future retreats and tours following the success of our first sponsored placement on our recent May retreat. Our 10-day May Cambodia Culinary Travel Writing and Photography Retreat ended last week and while...
Cambodia Travel and Food Writing and Photography Retreat

Cambodia Travel and Food Writing and Photography Retreat

Our Cambodia Travel and Food writing and Photography Retreat will take place in Cambodia from 1-10 October 2016 in Siem Reap and Battambang. We’ll be exploring Cambodian cuisine and culture and getting creative and we’d love you to join us. Our Cambodia Travel and Food writing and...
The Best Camera Gear for Photographing Angkor Wat

The Best Camera Gear for Photographing Angkor Wat

What’s the best camera gear for photographing Angkor Wat and the other temples is usually the first question I get asked by friends coming to Siem Reap who are into photography. Here’s what to pack for capturing memorable images. As a Siem Reap based photographer I’ve spent a lot of time...
Cambodia Culinary Travel Writing and Photography Retreat Dates

Cambodia Culinary Travel Writing and Photography Retreat Dates

We’re excited to finally announce dates and prices for our 10-day Cambodia Culinary Travel Writing and Photography Retreat – in May and October 2016. We’re offering two experiences this year, and retreats instead of tours. Following on from our well-received culinary travel writing and photography tour in May...
Natural Light Food Photography

Natural Light Food Photography

On our upcoming EAT LEARN LOVE CAMBODIA culinary travel writing and photography tour I’ll be providing support to participants and running photography workshops on subjects like natural light food photography. In preparation, I thought I’d share some pre-trip advice on how to use available light and a...
Lenses for Food Photography on the Road

Lenses for Food Photography on the Road

Whether you’re doing some food photography purely for your own delicious pleasure, for your food blog, or you’re aiming to pitch a story to a lifestyle, travel or food magazine, shooting mouthwatering food photos is a must. I’m not talking about setting up restaurant shoots or shooting a studio...
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...