April 2015 Nepal Earthquake in Kathmandu

  WARNING – THE GALLERY CONTAINS TRAGIC, DISTURBING IMAGES. On the 25th April 2015 at 11:56am a powerful 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck Nepal killing and injuring thousands of people, making even more homeless. A tragedy beyond words. I was there in Kathmandu when it happened. The guesthouse I was staying at suddenly started shaking violently. […]

Khao San Road Nights, Bangkok

Khao San Road in Bangkok – the centre of the backpacking universe.

Mumbai Outdoor Fitness, Yoga and Exercising

Morning yoga and fitness activities on the sea promenade along Marine Drive in Mumbai, India.

Shahbag Protests in Dhaka

The Shahbag (Shahbagh) protest began at the busy Shahbag intersection in Dhaka, Bangladesh on the 5th of February 2013. On that day, the International Crimes Tribunal had sentenced Abdul Quader Mollah, a leader of the Islamist Jamaat-e-Islami opposition party (the country’s largest Islamist party), to life in prison for his crimes against humanity committed during […]

Stung Meanchey Garbage Dump

Stung Meanchey Municipal Waste Dump was located in southern Phnom Penh, Cambodia, in a district of the city of the same name. The landfill was nicknamed as “Smokey Mountain”. It was a part of the city with low-income neighborhoods and slums. The dump itself covered about 100 acres, or almost 6 hectares. It was flanked […]

The Staff Club in Cardiff

The Glamorgan County Council Staff Club was a pub in the city centre of Cardiff, on Westgate street. That old red brick corner building just in front of the Millennium Stadium. We called it the Staff Club. You could go there and always see someone you know. A special place and a second home for […]

Yemen

Travel and street photographs from Yemen taken by Maciej Dakowicz in Dec 2007 and Jan 2008.