A photo biography of Jon Olson. His adventures and discoveries.
Born in the United States, Michael Morrissey was initially drawn to Paris in the early 1970’s. Trekking to Katmandu, he found himself driving the Magic Bus with an increasing involvement in photography as a way of capturing, in an instant, that which could never be explained in words. As a landscape architect, and master-of many-trades, Michael lived and worked in Brunei, Malaysia, Taiwan, Thailand and Japan, where he co-founded Refugees International. In Thailand he worked with the UNHCR developing refugee camps. After creating several real estate management companies based in Bangkok, Mike focused his passions: travel and photography. An inveterate global traveler with a penchant for discovering off- the-beaten paths, he has experienced moments of terror and peace, sadness touched by joy, acquiring a deep awareness of the connectedness present among all people and cultures and a deep respect for the poignant, majestic yet fragile natural world.
The Siege of Heptanese Published January 30, 2015
Mary Kolehmainen Lambert Published August 08, 2014
Along the Sacred Valley Published October 18, 2012
A Garden Party Published August 16, 2011
Nostalgic Rides Published October 29, 2010
Carnaval 2010! San Francisco Published October 21, 2010
TREKKIN' Published September 21, 2010
Facing the World: San Francisco Published June 14, 2010