Photo Essays

Korea Burn

It’s difficult to put into words how astronomically fun Korea Burn was but these pictures should give you the right idea. Video coming soon. Photography by Matthew Stroud. Check out the rest of his snaps from the festival and make sure you ‘like’ his page on Facebook.

Shindig Vol.8

Shindig is a regular party at well-known venue Myoung Wol Gwan in Hongdae. It’s a sweaty, sticky, drunken affair which will keep you dancing until the early hours. It’s a party not to be missed. Here are some photos from previous parties to remind you of the shenanigans and to get you in the dancing...

Jisan 2012 Instagram Gallery

Just like at Mudfest we got help from Chincha readers with capturing Jisan Valley Rock Festival, so that we could get a varied perspective of the event. The following photos are a selection of the best from the #chinchajisan Instagram hashtag. Beautiful flowers and a semi-naked man in the background by @chinchamag This-a-way by @tallullahelle...
Seoul Street Style: Part Three

Seoul Street Style: Part Three

This is the third and final installment of Cassie Mulheron’s Seoul Street Style series. All the images were taken in Myeongdong. Images courtesy of Cassie Mulheron. Check out her online portfolio and her blog.
Seoul Street Style: Part Two

Seoul Street Style: Part Two

This is the second in a series of street style photography that we are publishing by Cassie Mulheron. The pictures were taken in Itaewon and Myeongdong. To see the first post in this series click here. Which picture is your favourite? Images courtesy of Cassie Mulheron. Check out her online portfolio and her blog.
Seoul Street Style

Seoul Street Style

This is the first in a street style photography mini-series we are publishing by fashion photographer Cassie Mulheron. The shots were taken in Sinsa and Myeongdong. What do you think of Korean street style? Images courtesy of Cassie Mulheron. Check out her online portfolio and her blog.

Kimchibilly Night

How awesome are these photos of the 27th Kimchibilly night? We got sent them by blogger and ace photographer Spenser Ford and thought we’d use them to give you a preview of the next Kimchibilly gig in Seoul. The 29th installment of this long-running event is happening this Saturday at Club DGBG in Hongdae. The...

A to Z of Korea

An A to Z of things we’ve seen, experienced and eaten since moving to Korea. Plus, a chance to show off some of our exceptional iPhone photography. A – Autumn Autumn is arguably South Korea’s most beautiful season. This photograph was taken in one of the streets of Buamdong, a quiet area of North Seoul....