Author Archives: JasonM

Life punch me in the face. I punched life in the face.

Photography Tip: Shoot in Black and White

Photo tip: shoot EVERYTHING in black and white. If you’re using a modern DSLR and shooting in RAW you can shoot in black and white settings and still keep all the color data. A RAW file is not a photograph. It is data only. Your camera interprets that data and displays a JPEG in your […]

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I don’t know what you’re saying…

I have a list of ‘things’ I say about traveling: “Traveling the world is not only about going places; its about leaving them too.” “You can only grow as large as your cage.” I’d like to add another, simply because I say it so often: “I have no idea what you’re saying.”   A common […]

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45 days in the Philippines

I’ve been traveling for five months and the only two things I’ve managed to accumulate are a white T-shirt from a bio-diversity conference and four blue rocks I collected from the beach in Miagao, Philippines.  They took my rocks at the airport. Go figure. I am just rounding out 45 days in the Philippines where […]

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At the Edge of the World

“Beyond the edge of the world there’s a space where emptiness and substance neatly overlap, where past and future form a continuous, endless loop. And, hovering about, there are signs no one has ever read, chords no one has ever heard.” Haruki Murakami I love these words by Mr Murakami. When I created this picture […]

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