Beards of Iceland Airwaves

Santa Beard Iceland

A music festival is only as good as its beards. Iceland Airwaves, the hip music festival on the magical island of elves who ride magical puffins, proved its prowess on the music scene by offering an a assorted abundance of multitudinous facial hair styles. Even Jesus showed up. Below is a mere sampling of the…

Photos: Big Game in Kenya

Giraffs at Sunset

Photos taken from Masai Mara Game Reserve in Kenya. All the animals signed release form (except for the Hyena who refused and for that reason does not appear in this photo gallery). Previous     Page 1 of 4      Next 

Ten Awesome Reasons To Visit Iceland (Photo Essay)


The people in Iceland are as beautiful as the vistas. So that friend of yours in college who always wore the corduroys introduced you to some Sigur Rós and you dig? Of Monsters and Men is music that both you and your seventeen-year-old sister can agree upon and you totally thought they were from England…

4Knots Music Festival Sepia Photo Essay


Every summer for the last 3 years, New York’s legendary South Street Seaport host’s the Village Voice’s 4Knots Music Festival, continuing 13 years of musical awesomeness. Music by the sea is like making out in the international space station, a good thing turned awesome due to a stirring setting. This year, I got to tag along with…

Photo Essay: Kibera Slum Nairobi, Kenya

Kibera Slum

Yesterday I went with Steven, an American I met on the plane from Cairo to Nairobi, to Kibera, the second largest slum in Africa. At a given time up to 1.5 million people are living in the slum’s 2.5 square kilometers. Rick, a 26 year old man who has lived there for much of his…

Photo Essay: Trinidad, Cuba

Trinidad Full City

I candidly confess that I have ever looked on Cuba as the most interesting addition which could ever be made to our system of States. The control which, with Florida, this island would give us over the Gulf of Mexico, and the countries and isthmus bordering on it, as well as all those whose waters…