Photo Of The Day – Market Day In Khuruthang + 8 More

Title: Market Day In Khuruthang Location: Khuruthang, Punakha District, Bhutan, Asia (27°32’56” N 89°52’20” E) Description: Market day in Khuruthang is a bustling event with plenty of fresh vegetables and household goods. Camera Canon 7D Lens Canon 10-22mm ISO 100 Focal Length 35mm Aperture f/3.5 Shutter Speed 1/1000 sec Altitude 3959′ Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Night Market At Tyora Temple

Title: Night Market At Tyora Temple Location: Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia Description: The markets that spring up at night are both a bonanza and a curse for traveling photographers. The colors are bright and there is constant movement. But the lights are also poor quality and a mix of Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Night Market

 Title: Night Market Location: Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia Description: When the work day is done and just before dinner, markets spring up in Kathmandu. Like the photo? Join the club. Camera Canon 7D Lens Tamron 18-270mm ISO 2500 Focal Length 18mm Aperture f/8 Shutter Speed .3 seconds Altitude Unknown Continue Reading →

The Local Market In Punakha, Bhutan

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Markets like this one are still very much the typical way locals find their fresh groceries in rural Bhutan. Most anything for the home can be found, from the just-picked fruits and roots to clothes and kids toys.

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Photo Of The Day – The Robots Are Coming To The Market

Title: The Robots Are Coming To The Market Location: Punakha, Bhutan Description: The local market in Punakha is a hive of activity and sights, including this awesome shirt. Photograph Copyright Peter West Carey Interested in joining a photo tour in Bhutan in 2012? Email me for more information Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Candle Merchants

Description:  What I find most interesting is this row of candle-vendors who set up shop right beside one of the oldest Catholic churches in the Philippines. Quiapo boasts not only a beautiful cathedral, but also a nearby hub of stalls selling people-shaped and different colored candles. Are you Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Ubud Art Market

Description: About an hour and a half away from this busy market is the more artistically inclined Ubud Art Market. This is where art gallery meets art fair. Beautiful paintings, woodwork and batik cloths are mixed with tourist souvenirs. It’s exciting to peer and poke into its small Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Pasar Badung

Description: First stop. Welcome to Pasar Badung, Bali! This place is teeming with a richly textured lifestyle. It is one of the busiest markets in Denpasar, Bali’s main city. It sells fresh meat and vegetables, clothes, flowers… and flower petals for the Balinese’s daily offerings. Photograph Copyright Chie Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Observe And Experience

Description: Many of us are impressed with other cultures. We read, we research, and we experience other cultures at some point of life. Here is a guy who is observing his own culture. At the background is a Caucasian lady carrying her child experiencing other culture. Photograph Copyright Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Weighing In

Title: Weighing In Location: Kathmandu, Nepal, Asia Description: Walking the market below Swayambhunath Temple in Kathmandu shortly after the sun has risen, produce is traded in much the same fashion it has been for centuries. Buddhist monks stand nearby with their pots in their hands, asking for alms Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Food Prep In Moulay Idriss, Morocco

Title: Food Prep In Moulay Idriss Location: Moulay Idriss, Morocco [gmap width=”400px” height=”200px” zoom=”3″] Description: Lunch time the hillside town of Moulay Idriss means meat, and lots of it.  The shops along the main streets are filled with a grill up front and seating in the back.  Picking Continue Reading →

Photo Of The Day – Light Shop, Fes

Title: Light Shop Location: Fes, Morocco Settings ISO 800 Focal Length 40mm (64mm Equiv) Shutter Speed 1/60 Aperture f/4.0 Exp Comp – 1/3 Camera Canon EOS 7D Lens Canon EF 28-300mm L A few touchups in Photoshop Lightroom: Fill Light (har har har) 37, Blacks +8, Contrast +52 Continue Reading →

Photo of the Day: Checking the Scales

Title: Checking the Scales Location: Kathmandu, Nepal (Map) Description: Every morning a market springs to life at the base of Swayambhunath Temple hawking mainly food but also some flowers during festivals. Photograph Copyright: Peter Carey   (Click on photo to purchase prints or canvas reproductions) If you’d like Continue Reading →

Photo of the Day: Marigolds and basket

Title: Marigolds and Basket Location: Market near Swambhunath Temple, Kathmandu, Nepal Photograph Copyright: Peter Carey   (Click on photo to purchase prints or canvas reproductions) If you’d like to subscribe to just the Photo of the Day images and not the whole blog, you can click a link Continue Reading →