It is very difficult to write about the influence Nepal has had on me. The more and more I come to terms with it, the more it surprises me.
There is the story of the black magician and how he taught me to
Anyway, that is what these photographs are really about. They are about my return to Nepal and the emotions that it stirred up. They are about the understanding of Nepal's affect on me and my desire to catch that on fllm. They are about a naive photographer's attempt to photograph magic and mystery. For me that is what Nepal is about. To understand that, I have had to learn to imagine. When I first went to Nepal almost fourteen years ago, my mind could not accommodate this. The idea that there were these different 'realities' didn't even make sense. I had been taught science. Now when I go back it is a relief. I feel is as if I have been let out of a cage. To be in a world where there is magic and mystery as a part of everyday life now seems a wonderful thing.
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