Arched Wings

Colombo National Museum #10 by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
Vaulted walkways at the National Museum of Colombo link the original building, opened to the public in 1877, to the newer wings added in the early 20th century. Shot for my photo story, “Katu Ge“, which ran in the October 2017 issue of Serendib, the inflight magazine of Sri Lankan Airlines.
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Living in the Pink #3

Living in the Pink #3 by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
A stucco-exterior Portuguese fazenda-style home overlooking the Mahaweli Valley, close to Digana, in the Central Highlands of Sri Lanka. March 2016.

Bahnhofstraße 12

Bahnhofstraße 12 by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
The railway station in my onetime home, the small town of Emmelshausen, in the Hunsrück Mountains of Rheinland-Pfalz, in Germany. This was shot on black and white film in the winter of 2001/02, as a study for a commissioned watercolour.
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No Imports, Bogambara Prison, Sri Lanka

Bogambara Prison, Kandy City, Sri Lanka #2 by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
A hand-lettered sign over the main door of the old Bogambara Prison lists, in three languages, the goods that may not be brought into the prison by visitors, including alcohol, tobacco, opium, and mail. Shot on assignment for Ashraff Associates and The Radh, Kandy in October 2018.
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Imperial Throne Room

Imperial Throne Room by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
The Aula Palatina, in Trier, was built at the beginning of the 4th century as the throne room of the Emperor Constantine and is, in fact, still also known as the Basilica of Constantine. The Aula Palatina became a Protestant church in 1856, and today houses the Church of the Redeemer. Shot in late summer, 2016.
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Cathedral Interior, Colombo, Sri Lanka

Interior of Christ the Living Saviour, Colombo, Sri Lanka by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
Choristers prepare for a carol service at the Cathedral of Christ the Living Saviour. Shot on assignment for Smart Media and Gateway College in December 2018.
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Veranda, Kosgoda, Sri Lanka

Veranda, Kosgoda, Sri Lanka #2 by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
A more modern take on the traditional Sri Lankan “walauwa” or manor house (the word itself is derived from the Tamil “valavu”; a garden). Shot on assignment for Ashraff Associates in December 2019.
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In Vain

History in Ruins #2 by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
The derelict entrance to the Dutch Museum on Prince Street, Pettah. January 2020.
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River House, Bentota

Dutch Style House on the Bentara River, Sri Lanka by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
Shot on assignment for Serendib, the inflight magazine of Sri Lankan Airlines. My photo story, Eternal Bentota, ran in the November 2016 issue.
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Medirigiriya Vatadage, Sri Lanka #8

The Medirigiriya Vatadage, Sri Lanka #8 by Son of the Morning Light on 500px.com
Built by King Aggabhodhi IV of Anuradhapura, in the 7th century, the Medirigiriya Vatadage is probably the oldest example of a circular relic house in Sri Lanka. Shot for my photo story, “Circles within Circles”, which was the cover feature of the May 2018 issue of Serendib magazine.
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