Community, Event, Photography

Hickory Motor Speedway

This is my contribution to Scott’s Assignment 15: Competition.  It is one of the hardest assignments for me, and one that I enjoyed the most so far.  I thought it would be interesting to photograph car racing, a sport that I knew nothing of.  We visited the Hickory Motor Speedway on Sunday, the race usually… Continue reading Hickory Motor Speedway

Food, Photography, Wildlife

Showing Scale in Photography: Think Small

This is my contribution to Scott’s Assignment 14: Showing Scale in Photography. When I think of scale I think of something big in comparison to myself, but for this assignment I decided to think small, just like this stink bug landing on my dad's pear. I bought the Asian Bananas yesterday at the Asian Market… Continue reading Showing Scale in Photography: Think Small

Food, Photography

Food Photography: Yum Neua Yang Nom Tok

My contribution to Scott's Food Photography Assignment is Yum Neua Yang Nom Tok.  It is a tradition food from Laos and Northern Thailand, which is sliced grilled steak with hot and sour sauce.  The dish is eaten with sticky rice and raw fresh vegetables. It's also perfect with Beerlao or the local whiskey. Click to… Continue reading Food Photography: Yum Neua Yang Nom Tok

Buddhism, Life Lesson, Photography

The Colors of Autumn

This is my contribution to Scott Thomas Photography Assignment 10: Autumn 2010. I hope you will join and please check his blog post for rules and deadline. Fall is a harvest season and below is a picture of my co-worker harvesting her rice paddy. I read once that when the ancient Indians looked into the… Continue reading The Colors of Autumn

Pets, Photography

Next Photo Assignment 9: Portraiture

I hope you will join Scott Thomas Photography's next photo Assignment 9: Portraiture, and stress that he is looking for a portrait of a person, please check the rules and deadline. Make sure it is a human, I went home for lunch today and Max is the only person available. Normally I would need a… Continue reading Next Photo Assignment 9: Portraiture

Education and Career, Travel

Travel Photography: A Visit to ECU

This is a contribution to Scott Thomas Photography’s photo essay: Travel Photography. We decided to head down the East Coast on Sunday morning, and only if we drove further we would be at the beach by now but our schedule didn’t allow us to do that, our destination was to visit Bo’s nephew Tom, whom… Continue reading Travel Photography: A Visit to ECU