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Traffic Flow, Ansel Adams, and a Bowl of Pho

I crouched at the edge of Mai Xuan Thuong Park shooting photo after photo of the traffic streaming past. It was six in the morning, and traffic was still pretty light. Hanoi gets rolling at seven, right after the playing … Continue reading

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Photo from the World: Dancing with Lenin

One of the great things in Hanoi is public dancing. People listen to Bach and Mozart and Strauss (and don’t make me list all of them), and they waltz, foxtrot, tango, and so on, and they do this in public … Continue reading

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Photo from the World: An Hour at Ba Dinh Square

Last fall, I had a chance to visit Hanoi, Vietnam. I loved the place. I would happily live there for a while, and maybe for a long while. It’s surprising for many reasons – I don’t like crowded, polluted, noisy … Continue reading

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Beautiful Photo: Daisies in a Bowl

Every blog post should have words. Enjoy, then, this bowl full of floating daisies from Hanoi.  

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Lesson: Sorting out Quan Chuong City Gate

    This post looks much longer than it really is. It’s about editing, or sorting, your pictures. Sometimes, if you’re me, you shoot a lot of frames of one subject. In today’s example, I shot 124 frames over 25 … Continue reading

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