Kien Lam is an international photographer and filmmaker based in San Francisco. He runs whereandwander.com and believes in living for those moments that make the best stories, told or untold. He is working through his bucket list and wants to help others do the same.
I’ll be the first to admit that I have way too many backpacks. I’ve got one for backcountry hiking, one for backpacking, one for all my cameras, one ...On May 27, 2015 / By Kien Lam
Saturday morning started like most race days do recently. Alarm goes off at just before 5 am, I’m on the road by 5:30 and sometime between leaving the ...On January 26, 2015 / By Kien Lam
As a traveler and filmmaker, I strive to capture the beauty of what I come across in my journey and then put it together in a way that ...On January 19, 2015 / By Kien Lam
“Will you follow me one last time?” If you are a fan of Peter Jackson’s Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit trilogies, I don’t need to convince you ...On December 17, 2014 / By Kien Lam
It’s Championship season in the world of OCR and flanked right between the Spartan Race World Championships and the OCR World Championships is the Warrior Dash World Championships ...On October 21, 2014 / By Kien Lam
Since I had been subsisting on a diet made up mostly of meat pies and McDonald’s soft serve while driving through New Zealand, I decided to change it up ...On September 16, 2014 / By Kien Lam
On Saturday, Spartan Race returned to Vail Lake, California to bring the 12+ mile Beast down to Southern California for the first time. The Beast itself was always ...On September 15, 2014 / By Kien Lam