The work of Mykel Rose affords you the opportunity to travel with him and see the world through his vision.
For a small tip, boys climb atop the bus to unload luggage.
Whang-od, indigenous tattoo artist
Whang-od preparing the design
Whang-od preparing the thorn to apply the ink
Whang-od preparing the thorn before applying ink
Whang-od applying ink over the design
Customers wait their turn for a tattoo
Whang-od’s nieces carry on the tattoo tradition in a small open hut overlooking the valley
A man receives a tribal tattoo in Buscala, Philippines
Artist taps a thorn dipped in ink to apply the tattoo
one of the paths through the village
Laundry hanging in the sun
Pigs are an integral part of the village providing food and sanitation services.
A boy carves a toy gun
Village boy in the sun
Brother and sister
A barber cuts hair next to the playing field.
Boys pose for a shot..In the background a barber cuts hair.
Weaving wicker into a broom
a man weaves a wicker broom
close up of wicker weaving
Slicing bamboo to make wicker.
Stripping bamboo into fine strips of wicker to make a broom
Children having a meal
Local women hanging out
Three young brothers on their balcony watch me.
Sucklings and their mother
Mother and child
A girl cleans the rice
Woman and her grandson
Jasmine and Jemima in the rice terraces above Buscalan
Buscalan at dusk
Sisters in the small village above Buscalan
dog sleeping on the path outside Buscalan
Jasmine and Jamima at sunset
The rice fields take on an intense green at sunset