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Steps   a detail from a shan hills village home in Myanmarwww.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/
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Steps   a detail from a shan hills village home in Myanmar

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Concentrationa master weaver keeps her focus (and patience) as I try to find a way to photograph her and her moving loom. This was in one of the weaving villages that sit above Inle lake in Myanmar. The weavers combine silk with threads made from lotus stem. A 1/25 sec exposure has caught the twang of the shuttle release.www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/ 

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Concentration
a master weaver keeps her focus (and patience) as I try to find a way to photograph her and her moving loom. This was in one of the weaving villages that sit above Inle lake in Myanmar. The weavers combine silk with threads made from lotus stem. A 1/25 sec exposure has caught the twang of the shuttle release.

www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography 
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/ 

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1000 volt smilePersonality plus from this delightful woman who is the cook in a little roadside eatery in central Yangon..www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/ 

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1000 volt smile
Personality plus from this delightful woman who is the cook in a little roadside eatery in central Yangon..

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Warrior 2 Nagaland  -A Naga elder meets the camera’s gaze with strength inside his home. He wears traditional attire for an annual festival as well as his tattoos earned in battle.I am working on a photography expedition to this area in march/april 2015. Heres the link to the mailing list for this and other trips. http://robertvankoesveld.com/new-photography-tours-be-updated/www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/  #RvK   #photography   #india   #nagaland   #phototour   #travel   #tattoo

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Warrior 2 Nagaland  -
A Naga elder meets the camera’s gaze with strength inside his home. He wears traditional attire for an annual festival as well as his tattoos earned in battle.

I am working on a photography expedition to this area in march/april 2015. Heres the link to the mailing list for this and other trips.
 http://robertvankoesveld.com/new-photography-tours-be-updated/

www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography 
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/ #RvK  

#photography   #india   #nagaland   #phototour   #travel   #tattoo

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a play of light added to my Kyoto moods album on G+I am back in Kyoto working on a photo project. This is a little image I found on my way to ‘work’ this morning. Please excuse the drop in my post rate at the moment as my days are very full. www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/  #RvK   #Kyoto   #moods   #photography   #light

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a play of light added to my Kyoto moods album on G+

I am back in Kyoto working on a photo project. This is a little image I found on my way to ‘work’ this morning. Please excuse the drop in my post rate at the moment as my days are very full. 

www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography 
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/ #RvK  

#Kyoto   #moods   #photography   #light

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Winter Buddha - Home - Our buddha grows a little covering of hair in winter. To keep warm perhaps? Added to a new HOME (colour) album.www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0/ #RvK   #HOME   #Buddha   #winter   #photography   #sony7R

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Winter Buddha - Home

Our buddha grows a little covering of hair in winter. To keep warm perhaps? Added to a new HOME (colour) album.

www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography 
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traditional style - A woman, high on the Tibetan plateau mixes a bunny motif with her local attire. #Tibet   #Plateau   #style   #travelphotography  Her cheek colouring however speaks of the the harsh and cold climate, rather than fashion. She runs a business selling prayer flags for which there is a very ready market in Tibet. www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0 #RvK

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traditional style - A woman, high on the Tibetan plateau mixes a bunny motif with her local attire. #Tibet   #Plateau   #style   #travelphotography  Her cheek colouring however speaks of the the harsh and cold climate, rather than fashion. She runs a business selling prayer flags for which there is a very ready market in Tibet.

 www.robertvankoesveld.com  ©Robert van Koesveld Photography 
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc-nd/3.0 #RvK

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I have started a facebook fan page for Robert van Koesveld Photography and just posted some images from our book Bhutan Heartland (Amazon link here). Click the image to go to my page page (and ‘like’ it….)

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I have started a facebook fan page for Robert van Koesveld Photography and just posted some images from our book Bhutan Heartland (Amazon link here). Click the image to go to my page page (and ‘like’ it….)

ksjanes:

Certainly, travel is more than the seeing of sights; it is a change that goes on, deep and permanent, in the ideas of living.

Mary Ritter Beard



ksjanes:

“Accept yourself: flaws, quirks, talents, secret thoughts, all of it, and experience true liberation.” ― Amy Leigh Mercree
Me taking it all in and looking for another shot.

ksjanes:

“Accept yourself: flaws, quirks, talents, secret thoughts, all of it, and experience true liberation.” 
― Amy Leigh Mercree

Me taking it all in and looking for another shot.

ksjanes:

Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.
Helen Keller

ksjanes:

Never bend your head. Always hold it high. Look the world straight in the eye.

Helen Keller



stormtrooperfashion:

"A New Beauty" by Craig McDean for Interview Magazine, August 2014

stormtrooperfashion:

"A New Beauty" by Craig McDean for Interview Magazine, August 2014