Rachel Minn Lee, Laos

“Stopping at the various small villages dotted along the banks of the Mekong, the slow boat full of travelers made its way down the meandering, peaceful waters. It was a long wooden boat, leaving the Thailand border town of Chiang Khong in the misty dawn. It would be two days later before I reached Luang…

Jess Arnold, California

Many unforgettable journeys begin when travelers get mysteriously drawn towards a place, whether due to its sheer beauty, promising experiences, unique cuisine, or hospitality of its people. Such was the case for Canadian film photographer Jess Arnold, who took on a road trip in September last year around some of California’s scenic spots and did…

Camille Marie Bieber, South Africa

Aren’t we all charmed by the idea of heading somewhere — whether far or familiar, but ultimately fascinating — to mark a milestone or celebrate an occasion? Our featured analogue traveler Camille Marie Bieber from Lyon, France did exactly that for her birthday in October last year, receiving what she said was “pretty much the…

Felix Quiogue, Portree

Travel is often a solitary activity for many people, but there are still times that it becomes a family affair. As part of a family trip around the United Kingdom, Filipino film photographer Felix Quiogue toured around the harbour town of Portree and painted the already charming town in pastel hues and dreamy grains. In…

Samantha Ann Francis, Nepal

Travel is an immensely personal experience for the ardent adventurer, and our featured analogue wanderer is a testament to that. In October 2014, Singapore-based Samantha Ann Francis traveled to Nepal, setting foot on Kathmandu — the capital and largest city — for the first time and taking a 5-day trek to Poon Hill. As part…

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Polly Barrowman, Philippines

It’s safe to say that all travelers are in search of an adventure, just in different kinds and varying degrees. Some seek out an adrenaline-inducing, life-changing experience; others prefer to escape the hustle-and-bustle of city life and unwind somewhere secluded. In the case of Los Angeles-based Polly Barrowman, the latter was the best way —…

Graziella Ines, Loire Valley

A camera never goes missing in a traveler’s arsenal, as taking snapshots is part of every journey. Of course, who doesn’t get curious over a fellow traveler’s adventures and misadventures? To feed this curiosity and quench our thirst for travels, we decided to dedicate our Tuesdays to Wanderlust, a series wherein we ask our readers…

Kathmandu

WANDERLUST To the travellers, wandering souls, and free spirits; to the girl who lets the wind sweep her off her feet and take her to lands different from her own; to the man with the heavy pack on his back and weary shoes on his feet; to tourists, drifters, perpetual nomads; and you who just…

Okinawa

Wunderlust In collaboration with Parallel Planets, we created this special series called Wanderlust. In it, we traverse the corners of the world through a film photographer ’s emulsions and emotions. In it, we aim to quench our lust for wandering, to visualize a window into another planet, and to fuel our desires with wonderment. Okinawa…