Photography

Photo Journal: Hong Kong

Hong Kong means "fragrant harbor" in Cantonese, but it's just as colorful as it is fragrant. Every alley we turned down contained some kind of surprise, lik...

Photo Journal: Shanghai

China has always been first on my travel wishlist, but getting there is not the easiest journey. It took us about 20 hours, and over a day to get back. Be...

Photo Journal: Hong Kong Disney

  By Neil Recently when we were in LA, we drove to Anaheim to go to Disneyland for a day. This trip triggered a latent Disney park obsession within ...

2017 in Photos

This year, I entered my 30s. This has involved such feelings as "when did I start listening to Ke$ha so much?" and "is Buffy the Vampire Slayer vintage now?...

Sony a6000 Review: Small But Mighty

  My dog is obviously my main muse. This was one of the first shots I took with the a6000. I don't necessarily fancy myself a photographer. But rece...

3 Days in Santorini

After arriving in Santorini, I joked that it was Greek for "tiny pupil island." I'd never been somewhere so bright, sunny and picturesque. In some ways, it's ...

3 Days in Corfu

View from our room at the Corfu Holiday Palace. Neil and I arrived in Corfu after three days in Santorini, sunburned and looking for more adventure that cou...

3 Days in Athens

From the second we emerged from the Monastiraki station in Athens, we found ourselves on winding streets overlooked by the Acropolis just blocks away. Big b...