Photos on Canvas
Join photographer and writer Charlie Costello on Thursday, September 18 at Tides Presidio gallery for the opening of the exhibit titled, Burma: a journey within. Tides is a nonprofit organization that works at the heart of today’s most critical issues, supporting grantees and programs that are core to our country’s nonprofit infrastructure and social service delivery.
Like a Dream
I captured this moment in the morning light near the Schwedagon Pagoda or Golden Temple in Rangoon. The stillness and motion felt like a dream on this first trip to Burma. This is the cover shot of the book as well.
Sunrise in December of 2011 was something special. The locals were clearing and burning brush, creating a slight haze that picked up the light as the hot air balloons floated by slowly, playing hide-and-go-seek with the pagodas..
This sport rules the streets in Rangoon and other cities and villages around the country. It is played with a bamboo ball in a circle.
We will surely get to our destiny if we join hands.
- Aung San Suu Kyi
Photographer and writer, Charlie Costello explores the ordinary, the extraordinary life through the eyes of the bicycle in Burma Bikes: a journey within.
Football or soccer is one of the most popular sports in Burma. But Chinloe, a football like sport rules the streets of cities big and small.
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The market in Pyin Oo Lin, otherwise known as Maymyo is full of color including this flowered skirt worn by this local women while shopping.