Author: Benjamin Chernivsky

Departing Udaipur, and India…

Departing Udaipur, and India…

The suggestion to return to Udaipur to fix up some gaps in the research I started back in October has been incredible. On this departure …

 

Bustin’ the strobe at Ganghor Gat…

Bustin’ the strobe at Ganghor Gat…

Yesterday I finally took out my electronic strobe for the first time in the streets of Udaipur. For the past few nights I had been …

 

600 photos a day…

600 photos a day…

That’s what I’ve been working with since I’ve continued research.  I love research.  I love more photographing during that time.  I’m not one to give …

 

Back on the streets…

Back on the streets…

Being my first time returning to a field of research, I had no idea hat to expect on my return to Udaipur, jumping back into …

 

Back in Kathmandu, and dreaming of [food] [Chicago] [India] [???]

Back in Kathmandu, and dreaming of [food] [Chicago] [India] [???]

Incredible what being in the mountains for 15 days will do to you – it reminds me of being on a camp trip up in …

 

The heights of Sagarmatha National Park: Gokyo side

The heights of Sagarmatha National Park: Gokyo side

Altitude does weird things to you. Wonderful things, but weird things. Dreams become vivid, crass, real. When you hit the bed and your …

 

Namche Bazaar, 3443m and rising…

Namche Bazaar, 3443m and rising…

It takes a few days to really feel alive on these mountains. For the first few days it all feels like a dream.  Looking up …

 

Thanksgiving in Nepal…

Thanksgiving in Nepal…

It’s Thanksgiving day in 2009, and there’s a lot to be grateful for. I don’t want to talk too soon about how well this trip …

 

The long haul to Nepal…

The long haul to Nepal…

Nepal The group part of this abroad – that of India – is now over. Nepal begins. In fact my journey to Nepal began …

 

Nepal Adventure 2009

Nepal Adventure 2009

Aight, the Nepal 2009 Crew: Benjamin Chernivsky (dunno yet), Guy Walker (Climate Hero), Lyndsay Eaton (Fiver), and Graham Thatcher (The Boss).