THE CITY WHERE EXERCISE IS CULTURE | Darrin Henry
Watching people doing early morning exercise in Hanoi on the Hồ Hoàn Kiếm Lake is a phenomenon we’ll never forget.
There’s a crazy little thing photographers tend to do; set the alarm for stupid o’clock to
A MEMORIAL TO EDUCATION IN VIETNAM | Sharon Henry
When the bustle of Hanoi city becomes too overwhelming, an excellent place to visit for quick respite is Quoc Tu Giam, the Temple of Literature. One of the many things we love about Hanoi is
MIND THE GAP | Darrin Henry
The train track running through the narrow Train Street in Hanoi was something we just HAD to experience for ourselves. As photographers, every now and again we capture an image where the process behind the ‘click’ is almost
FIRST TIME VIETNAM MODELS | Darrin Henry
I was captivated the moment I saw a young lady wearing the traditional Vietnamese dress in Vietnam and immediately wanted to do a áo dài photoshoot in Hanoi.
The dress is actually a two-piece outfit; a long flowing
VIETNAM WELCOMES EVERYONE | Sharon Henry
My limited education of the ‘Vietnam War’ comes from biased American movies, so it was humbling hearing a young Vietnamese opinion on the American War.
“Sometimes people ask me, why do you smile at the Americans and the French
VIETNAM’S UNDERGROUND GEM | Darrin Henry
We all hate being ripped off so isn’t it great when you feel you’re getting your money’s worth for something? Tour excursions are a good example; it’s wonderful when half way through a tour you find yourself going, “wow, this is awesome!”
HÀNG ĐÀO STREET LIFE | Darrin Henry
If you are considering a visit to Hanoi, Vietnam, I have to recommend the Hanoi night market as a great cultural experience for a Saturday night out.
Before coming to Southeast Asia the thought of visiting a street
FIRST IMPRESSIONS OF VIETNAM | Sharon Henry
For many of us the sensation of visiting and discovering a new country can sometimes be intimidating yet mixed with an equal measure of excitement.
We feel an intriguing vibe the moment we arrive at Vietnam’s Hanoi airport, like we’re on the cusp of something special.
PACKING THE KIT BAG | Darrin Henry Losing weight quickly becomes a number one priority for travel photographers. No, I’m not talking body fat, although individuals may gauge personal relevance; no, it’s the weight of your kit. Travel by definition involves mobility, and obviously …
AN UNEXPECTED EDUCATION | Darrin Henry
We have just entered the National Museum of Vietnamese History in Hanoi and already I like this place. Perhaps it’s the friendly ticket office staff followed by the young guard who greets us shyly at the door, or is