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Spirit always stands still long enough

June 2, 2011

4-130-21  stock photo of Tibet, Monk circumambulating Labrang Monastery, Xiahe

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More Images of Faith

March 11, 2011

Several photographers responded to my call for portfolios of images of faith practices and experiences around the world. Here are some who have responded so far Craig Ferguson, Taiwan, chose 16 colorful images from Burma, India and Taiwan including a great closeup of one of the 8 Generals of Taiwanese folk religion in his post […]

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Images of Faith

February 20, 2011

9-340-38  stock photo of Israel, Jerusalem, Dalai Lama, Interreligious Friendship Group, June 1999

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Getting the shot in Shanghai

February 3, 2010

7-620-41  stock photo of China, Shanghai, Buddha, Longhua Temple
Focus. Concentration. Iconic. Impact. Travel images work best when they communicate simply and directly with the viewer. Making a simple picture, however, is often more difficult and time-consuming than taking a complicated photo….

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Monks on Bridge

March 4, 2009

0-383-11  stock photo of Thailand, Sukhothai, Monks on bridge, Si Satchanalai town

While covering the historic capital of Sukhothai with the Tourist Board of Thailand I saw a group of saffron-robed monks heading out before dawn with their begging bowls…

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Bingling Buddha

March 2, 2009

4-132-38  stock photo of China, Gansu Province, Statue of Maitreya Buddha, Bingling si Grottoes
Almost 1500 years ago Buddhist monks carved the 27 meter statue of Maitreya Buddha in the sandstone walls of Bingling Grottoes…

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Holy Sepulchre

February 28, 2009

9-350-69  stock photo of Israel, Jerusalem, Metropol Daniel, Church of Holy Sepulchre

Jerusalem’s Church of the Holy Sepulchre, the site where Jesus was buried according to early legend, is a very busy place. Tour guides pass through with endless groups of picture-snapping visitors…

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Saving the Holy Sepulchre

March 30, 2008

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Tricycle cover

June 4, 2007

Thai monks in Tricycle magazine

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Tibetan Monk

September 23, 2005

4-130-21  stock photo of Tibet, Monk circumambulating Labrang Monastery, Xiahe
The slow, meditative movement of this Tibetan monk as he processed around the walls of Labrang Monastery gave a deep feeling of quiet. Even though the monk was moving he maintained an inner stillness….

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