Photologue
Lethargone - The Gentle Wind E-mail

Lethargone ViewSometimes life throws you a curvball, and you are forced to see life through a different lens. Meeting Erik is one of those curvballs. As we sat for breakfast overlooking the mighty floodplain of the Ayeyarwaddy river from the perch of Lethargone Guest House we quickly decided that this would be our resting place for one day.Some ten years earlier Eric had chosen this very place as his final resting place, the very room we rented was to be his last, and the sunsets and sunrises would count the few remaining days of his life.

 

 
Ah yes Italy E-mail

Coloseum“Was it a holiday, she thinks it could have been….ah yes, Italy” (borrowed from Chris Rea, from the album Espresso Logic)

We were all set, a week in Italy, what could that mean if not an abundance of good wine, good food, good sun and good times. Oh, and the occasional photographic opportunity of course. We had 10 days, and they were neatly planned so that we would see Rome, Florence and Venice, the tri-state tour as it were.

 

 
Thailand, Laos and Cambodia Part 2 E-mail

Gateway god at Angkor ThomIt took the better half of a year, but finally part 2 of the Thailand, Laos and Cambodia photologue is here.  I find myself grateful that this is not how I make a living.   So read on for the long trip up to the top of Laos, and all the way down to the depths of Cambodia and into the greatnest of the thousand year old temples of Angkor.

 

 
Thailand, Laos and Cambodia Part 1 E-mail

Thailand has been a tourism haven for the last 40 years, and whether your interest is a lick of sun, a cultural expedition into the wilderness, shopping till you drop or enjoying the less reputable offerings of Bangkok and elsewhere, Thailand can satisfy your every need.  However, since I had already seen a bit of Thailand earlier this year, I felt like moving on, to the less visited northern areas, crossing the border to Laos and then on to Cambodia.  So this is how that went...

 

 
Photologue Thai Budhist Temple E-mail

Large Budhist Statue Budhist temples are, like any temple or church really, ripe with great photo opportunities that are there for your taking.  Whether your interest is the religious medition, the fantastic statues and ornamentation, or the contrast between the sophisticated and the simple, Thailand's Budhist Temples will give any photo-enthusiast a lot to play around with.  On a recent trip to Thailand I tried my hand at two of these religious sites...

 
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