Foundry photojournalism workshop in Bali

I finally made it to the Foundry photojournalism workshop in Bali. I have been eyeing it for years but I never managed to squeeze it in my busy calendar. This year I was determined to make it happen and I did!   And the real work begins. Two days to find a story and work on […]

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Kerala’s Shadow Puppets (Video)

Before cinema, before TV and before internet there were the Shadow Puppets. The “Tholpavakoothu” Shadow Puppetry using leather puppets is an ancient ritualistic art form very popular in South India’s state of Kerala.   I made this video from still photos taken with Canon 60D and the video clips were taken with iPhone 4S. Audio was […]

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Dry Ginger (video)

My latest audio slideshow “Dry Ginger”       I made this video from still photos combined with ambient sounds taken at the Ginger Palace in Mattancherry Cochin.  Workers dry the Ginger, pick, pack and carry the sacks of Dry Ginger. They are paid only 5 Indian Rupees for each Ginger sack they produce. The […]

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At the Madrasa (video)

My latest video from India trip. This is the third soundslides production I made after The light Festival  and Five Hundred year school.     I loved working on this video the children were delightful to be around. Their eyes are full of innocence and life. The photos didn’t need color to be alive their […]

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