The Oracles of Kerala Photo~Expedition

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Scheduled for March 12 to March 27, 2011, The Oracles of Kerala is a photo~expedition/workshop in an area of Kerala to document two of its most unusual religious and ancient festivals, as well as its ancient dance-drama and Vedic chanting tradition. For details, click on above image.

Kolkata's Cult of Durga Photo~Expedition

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Scheduled for September 29 to October 13, 2011, Kolkata's Cult of Durga photo~expedition and workshop will focus on documenting the most important religious festival of West Bengal. It's the most significant socio-cultural event in Bengali society of the year. For details, click on above image.SOLD OUT. WL ONLY

About The Photo~Expeditions

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The Travel Photographer's Photo~Expeditions are where travel photography meets photojournalism. Photo-journalism, travel-documentary, story telling and multimedia are at the core of these photo~expeditions. For details, click on above image.

The Photo Galleries

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The Photo Galleries section features 18 still photo galleries of Bali's traditional practices, of ancient Indian rituals and tribal cultures, of Cambodia (Angkor Wat) and of Bhutan's festivals, of North and South Ethiopia, Burma, Bolivia and Guatemala. For the galleries, click on above image.

The Motion Galleries

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The Motion Galleries section features 11 multimedia presentations (aka photo-movies) of Bali's traditions, of rural Hindu rituals and Islamic exorcism, of Indian widows in ashrams, of Buddhist cacophonous debates, frenetic Sufi music, dizzying Bhutan festivals and illegal emigrants from Central America. For the photo-movies, click on above image.

Coffee Table Photo Books

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Bali: Island of Gods: Bali's ancient spiritual culture gave birth to practices observed by its people to this day, and three of these traditions are documented by The Travel Photographer. Darshan: Having traveled to India no less than 18 times over the past decade, he documented its various distinct cultural and ethnic groups, as well as spectacular religious rites and rituals. For books' details, click on above image.