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The Ultimate Travel Photography Gear List

The Ultimate Travel Photography Gear List A bit outdated (April 2013, but a top-down view of the variety and quantity of photography gear I bring on every trip. Capturing quality images while I’m traveling is really important to me, but it can be challenging due to a myriad of [...]

How To Photograph The Taj Mahal

How To Photograph The Taj Mahal An off the beaten path perspective of the Taj Mahal and its two adjacent mosques at sunrise from the Yamuna River. Are you a travel photographer wondering how to photograph the Taj Mahal in a more unique light or from a different perspective? Or [...]

What To Bring When Traveling To Thailand (Henry’s Take)

What To Bring When Traveling To Thailand (Henry's Take) What To Bring When Traveling To Thailand (Henry's Take) Apologies for the very brief write-up, but here are photos of what I'm packing for our upcoming trip to Thailand. Will write more soon! What To Bring When Traveling To Thailand [...]

What To Bring When Traveling To Patagonia

What To Bring When Traveling To Patagonia What To Bring When Traveling To Patagonia   INTRODUCTION: What To Bring When Traveling To Patagonia I can’t believe our trip to Patagonia starts this weekend! It was just three weeks ago when I pulled the trigger and decided to [...]

What To Bring When Traveling To India

What To Bring When Traveling To India What To Bring When Traveling To India   INTRODUCTION: What To Bring When Traveling To India We’re about to head out to India in just about a week, and I thought it would be fun and hopefully helpful to put together [...]

Backing Up Your Images When Traveling

Backing Up Your Images When Traveling Use reliable CF (or SD) cards on all your cameras. A great brand is SanDisk, one I've been using for about a decade.   INTRODUCTION: The MacBook Air 13'' is the perfect laptop to bring when traveling. What’s worse than losing [...]

Bringing A Tripod When Traveling

Bringing A Tripod When Traveling Amazon Rainforest, Ecuador. 2013.   INTRODUCTION: Inca Trail, Peru. 2014. If you’re serious about taking some quality photos on your next trip, I strongly advise bringing a tripod when traveling. Whether it’s to get a long exposure, high dynamic range (HDR), or even [...]

What To Bring When Traveling To Ecuador

What To Bring When Traveling To Ecuador From left to right: Eagle Creek ES3 Switchback Max 22 travel backpack, Think Tank Photo Shape Shifter camera backpack, and Think Tank Photo Urban Disguise 35 V2.0 shoulder bag.   OVERVIEW: One of my favorite parts of traveling is actually the planning [...]

Europe Engagement Session

Europe Engagement Session Looking out into the Mediterranean Sea from the hills of Naples. Naples, Rome. 2008. Seems like it was just yesterday when my parents and I immigrated from Burma to the United States, specifically Los Angeles, in April of 1987. Little did I know it wouldn't be [...]

Best Camera Lens To Bring When Traveling

Best Camera Lens To Bring When Traveling The macro feature of the 24-70mm lens allows you to get pretty close to your subjects. Cusco, Peru. 2012. When it comes to travel photography, there's a fine line between bringing enough equipment to help you get the photos you want and [...]