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Rajasthan, India and Beyond

Vibrant. Chaotic. Fragile. Colorful. Magical. These are some of the words photographer Scott Jackson uses to describe his time in India. Although he initially needed some encouragement to journey there, worried that travel in the region may...

Artists Sculpt the Divine in India’s Kumartuli

Kumartuli is where statues of Hindu gods, goddesses, and cultural figures have been sculpted for hundreds of years. Idol worship is a critical component of Hinduism, and idols are created only in specific places,...

A Solo Female Traveler in India

It’s an excruciatingly hot day in Jodhpur. I'm sitting on the rooftop of my guesthouse, observing life below. The car horns from the street are relentless; loud music streams over from the building behind...

Instagram Spotlight: Matt Cannon (@cannonmatt)

We feature some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community through our Instagram Spotlight series. This week, learn the stories behind some of Matt Cannon’s most intriguing photos. Mt. Bromo, Indonesia My...

Instagram Spotlight: Marcus Danielsson (@danielssonphotography)

We feature some of the brightest Instagram storytellers in the Passion Passport community through our Instagram Spotlight series. This week, Marcus Danielsson (@danielssonphotography) explains how photography enriched his travels around Asia.  Nepal I dream about returning...

A Conversation with Freya Dowson

Freya Dowson is a UK-based photographer who has photographed and travelled all over the world. We spoke to her about how her career got started, the causes she shoots for, and how she developed...

From Mysore to Martha’s Vineyard with Bridgette Bartlett

Bridgette Bartlett is a traveler, accomplished henna artist, and yogi. She has been travelling to India on and off for the past five years. She spoke to us about the value of slow travel,...

The Souls of the People

It’s their eyes. Sabrina Nicolazzi has traveled the world to document its people for over a decade, and the first thing she looks at is a person’s eyes. If she can’t communicate with a common language,...

India: Expectation vs Reality

I have always dreamed about India. The lush green landscapes, rice fields, traditional architecture, the colors, elephants and spice markets … A photographer’s dream.                  So a little...