Angkor Monochrome Series: Part 1

This travelogue is the first in a series describing my approach and background to Angkor monochrome photography.  Photographing Angkor is an ongoing project to produce a unique collection of fine art prints. Photoshop post-production is an essential component in my image workflow, using digital dodging and burning techniques and luminosity masks. However, nothing is added…

Angkor Temples: Romance vs Reality

Many travellers’ aspire to photograph the temples of Angkor in Cambodia with its awe-inspiring Khmer architecture. A once in a lifetime trip, perhaps? And why not? The place is special. However, like many popular global destinations, Angkor has not been immune to mass tourism pressures. Visual expectations of romantic, lost jungle temples based on other…