Seoul Headshot and Portrait Session at KBS

For this particular headshot session, a friend of mine made a referral on my behalf. Bruce Harrison is a radio anchorman and English editor at KBS World Radio. He was about to leave the job and go back to the …

Portrait: Yoga with Ji Sun

I met many great people through the Seoulist Contents Workshop in February, and Ji Sun Chong was one of them. When she suggested that we do a collaboration for her yoga portfolio, I said YES, as I knew she was …

Actress Lee Eun-woo and Moebius

Ms. Lee Eun-woo and I met at my exhibit in 2010. She came to the show with a friend and I immediately knew that she was an actress. At first I was intrigued by her serene beauty, but there was …

NGO: ASKC 2013 Summer Camp for Multicultural Children

“SEOUL – From August 6th to 9th, Asia Society Korea Center hosted the third annual Summer Camp for children of multicultural families. Launched in 2011, the Summer Camp was created to offer the children a meaningful educational experience during the

Seoul Magazine August Issue

Image courtesy of Seoul Magazine

Image courtesy of Seoul Magazine

So about two weeks ago I wrote about a photo-shoot at Changgyeonggung Palace, where two other prominent expat bloggers and I had a photo taken for the cover of Seoul Magazine. (You can read about …

Dancers Among Us, photo exhibit by Jordan Matter, in Seoul

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This show was full of creativity and positive energy. The behind-the-scenes clips were also very entertaining. There are 60 photographs in total (or so it says) in three different floors, and they capture beautifully choreographed motions of dancers and athletes. …

How to make a book with Steidl at Daelim Museum

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I love books – especially photo books and art books. As a photographer and for the longest time, it’s been one of my aspirations someday to publish …

a dialogue on South Korea

I was helping Lacey, a journalism student from WTAMU whom I met during an AAJA-Seoul’s event last month. She asked me some questions about South Korea and North Korea for a story, and they helped me clarify my thoughts. Though …

La Forza del Destino by Seoul Opera Ensemble

Seoul Opera Ensemble put together a production of La Forza del Destino, an opera by Giussppe Verdi. It was for the Korea Opera Festival at the Seoul Arts Center, commemorating the 200th anniversary of Verdi’s birth.

I’m constantly amazed at …