Peek-a-book Beijing: Getting into the picture

On of the endearing facets of China is the willingness of passers-by to pose for the odd photographer, the odder the better....

Beijing: In the footsteps of the Emperors

Ming and Qing Emperors stood on this spot twice a year to pray for a good harvest. In their progress through the...

Beijing: Red legs in the sunset

More exercise for the X-Vario on the streets of Sanlitun in Beijing.

Streettog Mykonos: Tantrums and calm

Not everyone seems impressed with the painting. Whether it is the artist or the parent disappearing into the foliage that triggered the tantrum we...

Packing for a trip: Decisions, decisions

What stuff to pack for a given trip? This is a cause of much cogitation whenever I am planning a weekend away, a one-week...

Street Photography Beijing style

UPDATED ARTICLE When it comes to street photography I often feel more at ease in Asia than I do on the streets of London. In...