Category : Indonesia

raja ampat panorama

Raja Ampat Panorama

the photograph was taken after a sweaty late morning hike up a hill to an elevation of about 200-300 metres.

late afternoon vantage point

Cloudscapes, Papua.

A series of toned monochrome images where clouds are the subject.

iridescent beetle on leaf

Sphingnotus mirabilis

Identifiable by its white stripes and iridescent green colouring, Sphingnotus mirabilis is a species of beetle belonging to the family Cerambycidae.

mantis with prey

West Papua, exploring the macro world.

a trip through Papua and West Papua Provinces in Indonesia provides the opportunity (and challenge) to photograph a myriad of macro subjects.

Cafe Batavia

Bar details, Cafe Batavia.

a multi shot composite in order to deal with high ISO noise as the image was recorded handheld in low light.

Interior-exterior, Cafe Batavia.

Looking out, Cafe Batavia

Shows what is possible now with correct exposure and careful processing.

Cafe Batavia, Jakarta.

Reflections of a colonial past.

the Cafe Batavia in the historic northern part of central Jakarta. Built in the late 19th century it is one of the oldest buildings in the city.

finished for the day

Tied up for the night, Sanur Beach, Bali

Paddle boats and boards are tied up for the night on Sanur Beach, Bali.

Sanur Beach, Bali. Low tide.

Low Tide, Sanur Beach, Bali

stranded high and dry by the falling tide.

An offering, Bali

An offering, Bali

a shallow depth of field draws attention to the flower and the smoldering incense.