Stilts 8

Note: For more background on this photo, see Stilts 7 Related Posts by Shutter Bug: Kiunga Market Revisited ( Back in Kiunga ( Stilts 1 Stilts 2 Stilts 3 Stilts 4 Stilts 5… Continue reading

Photoart 2: Siblings by the Balcony

June 2013:  I was a conspicuous stranger in a village that seldom gets visited by foreigners and so these boys were curious but also wary about making further contact other than observing my… Continue reading

Young Moms

It seems that women in the rural areas of Papua New Guinea marry or bear a child at a very young age.  During my visits to PNG villages, I often notice young girls… Continue reading

Stilts 7

It was in September 2011 when I started the Stilts series which featured houses elevated on unusually high posts.  The colored photos I  posted back then were those taken along the banks of… Continue reading

Photoart 1: Market

There comes a time in a photographer’s life when he finds himself wanting of other ways to express himself through his photography.  As a result, some simply shift to other subjects (from landscapes… Continue reading

Kiunga Market Revisited

June 2013: I was back in Kiunga, in the Western Province of Papua New Guinea.    There were a series of meetings as usual and a brief visit to a nearby village and, yes,… Continue reading

Terminal 14: The Sign

Kids use the steel fence around an electric post as a perch from which to watch the activities at the Kiunga airport.  This danger sign seems to be ignored by kids and adults… Continue reading

Back in Kiunga

June 2013: This was my fourth visit to the small town of Kiunga in the Western Province of Papua New Guinea but I was getting mixed feelings this time.  I like Kiunga for… Continue reading

Two Hotels

The two hotels in Port Moresby that I and my team have used so far are Crowne Plaza and Grand Papua.  There are other choices (such as the more expensive Airways Hotel) but… Continue reading

Deep Blue