Towers. Trees. Windmills.

Instagram seems to have taken over my life. Being able to capture everyday photos and put them through this little beautifying machine makes me all smiley-faced. Here are some shots that I've taken with my iPhone and made somewhat-presentable with Instagram, my new best friend. It's actually an app that I use, unlike a majority…

Photos Made Pretty: There’s an App for That

Everyone is a photographer these days. And that's OK. It just means that the true stars (that would be the pros) stand out that much more. But then an app comes along and makes shitty photos look, well, half-decent. And there's more than one app. Instagram, the guy that I use for all the below…

Laughing in China

The following is an article I published with Free The Children on my time building a school in rural China. By RYAN BOLTON Abing was 9 when they cracked her chest open. It was a necessary surgery that just about didn’t happen. Raised in rural China, in a small, agricultural village called Waer, Abing’s parents…

Portraits of China

I just returned, er, 10 hours ago from rural China. I was there facilitating a trip with Me to We with a bunch of students from lovely British Columbia to do some school-building. Before I write a full length piece, I'll let some of my photography do the talking. It's easier on all of us,…