Travelling like hobos in an open freight wagon is required when a freight train should look 100% authentic and there are not sufficient seats in the guard's van. But it's f... (more)
Once the sun set you often think it's over with photography. Not so on January 12th, 2018. About 15 minutes after sunset the before dreary sky turned purple and enab... (more)
Burmese children and women are often adorned with Thanaka, a traditional decorative makeup. Thanaka is obtained from grinding the bark of thanakha trees, growing in this ... (more)
After long negotiations we were allowd to load some wagons of our charter freight train with stones from the quallries around Zingyaik. The leaf springs... (more)
Not very often you find the sky turning orange after sunset in a tropical environment like Burma. On January 15th, 2017 we've just been lucky as the train passed a flooded rice field.