Travel Blog

Photography, travel, and self-reflection

A Walk Through Bo Kaap in Cape Town, South Africa

I recently took a stroll through Bo Kaap, the historical Muslim district in Cape Town, South Africa. You’ll find this charming little neighborhood on the steep slopes of Signal Hill, lined with cobblestoned streets and brightly colored homes. It’s an inspiring place for a photowalk, especially when sunlight casts hard shadows on the clean pastel stucco.
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How to Become a Professional Travel Photographer

When I was just eight years old I would flip through the pages of National Geographic and imagine being a photographer in Africa. I was captivated by the faces and places that seemed worlds apart from my typical Middle American hometown. Fast forward years later, and I’m living the dream as a travel photographer working throughout Africa and Europe. If you’ve ever wanted to travel the world with your camera, here’s my advice to help you get started and thrive in professional travel photography. Read more →

10 Things I Love About Cape Town, South Africa

I’ve spent the past three months in sunny Cape Town, South Africa. Not only did I gleefully escape winter in the Northern Hemisphere, but I also rediscovered my ultimate paradise.

Cape Town offers the perfect mix of city life and natural wonder. In partnership with Cape Town Tourism, I spent a few weeks exploring some of my favorite things about my favorite city.  Read more →

A Big “Thank You” to our Worldwide Photowalk Attendees in Paris!

Last weekend I hosted the 2014 Worldwide Photowalk in Paris and met a great group of talented international photographers. We had a big turnout with beautiful weather for a nice stroll around the Eiffel Tower and down La Seine. Read more →

Birthday in Paris: The Louvre, The Eiffel Tower & the Streets of Montmarte

This year the Dutchman surprised me with a trip to Paris for my birthday. We hopped a train from Amsterdam and arrived with a few days to take in the sights and celebrate before the Worldwide Photowalk.
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