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Meeting Pepi the potter in Zadar, Croatia.

Meeting Pepi the potter in Zadar, Croatia.

Posted on Feb 24, 2012

His name is Predrag Petrović—Pepi for short, he tells me. A potter from the island of Iz, just off the Dalmatian coast, and I’ve traveled nearly a thousand miles to meet him.

Shadow dancers: Chasing the sun in Tallinn, Estonia.

Shadow dancers: Chasing the sun in Tallinn, Estonia.

Posted on Feb 17, 2012

Suddenly, we’re chasing the sun, re-tracing our steps through the old town, taking photos of the same scenes we’d captured hours earlier—only this time, it’s like someone said, “Let there be light.”

Remembering Bangkok bling.

Remembering Bangkok bling.

Posted on Feb 10, 2012

It’s been over two years since I visited the Thai capitol with my mother and our family friends, but the colors and textures of the city still make for a great escape from the greyed-out monochromaticness of London.