Tag Archive: iPhone Photography

The Sule Pagoda

The Sule Pagoda is a Burmese stupa located in the heart of downtown Yangon, occupying the centre of the city and an important space in contemporary Burmese politics, ideology and geography. According to legend, it was built before the Shwedagon… Continue reading

Easter, iPhone 8+ and Galaxy Note 8

For my Easter post, I chose these two simple photos which, at least to me, suggest the upward motion of life — more or less symbolizing the message of the occasion.  This is… Continue reading

iPhone Photography (HDR): The Maze 2

It’s neither a cellar nor a dungeon.  The place is actually part of the picnic area of a highland resort in Cebu City, the Philippines.  Arriving in the area on a late afternoon,… Continue reading

iPhone Photography (HDR): The Maze 1

Getting bored of waiting for somebody at the mezzanine of a department store, having made all the necessary and not so necessary calls and text messages with my iPhone; I tapped on the… Continue reading

iPhone Photography (HDR): A Coming Rain

Alone in the middle of Sukhbaatar Square watching dark clouds and a rainbow emerge from the distant buildings, I remembered my very first visit to a nomadic herder’s camp way back in 2004. … Continue reading

iPhone Photography (HDR): Sukhbaatar Square 3

Damdinii Sükhbaatar (Mongolian: Дамдины Сүхбаатар; February 2, 1893 – February 20, 1923) was a founding member of the Mongolian People’s Party and leader of the Mongolian partisan army that liberated Khüree during the Outer… Continue reading

iPhone Photograpy (HDR): Sukhbaatar Square – Growth

Double-digit economic growth propelled by a minerals boom, rapidly changed Ulaanbaatar’s skyline in recent years.  While certain policy issues temporarily stalled the increase in state revenues,  sustained growth is still expected in this… Continue reading

iPhone Photography (HDR): Sukhbaatar Square 2 – Government House

Like Mount Olympus, the Government House that dominates the view in Sukhbaatar Square is where the political elites of the country can be found and where the fate of the country is decided… Continue reading

iPhone Photography (HDR): Sukhbaatar Square 1

June 2014:  Well, there I was again, back in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia.   Before coming over, I had high hopes that I would be able to visit the Mongolian countryside.  In fact, I had some… Continue reading

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