Cambodia!!

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I went to Cambodia for a holiday and I am in love. A very historical place to visit, and worthy of taking many lomographs!

I went to Cambodia, specifically Siem Reap and Phnom Penh for a nice 10 daylong holiday and I am in love with this country!

I especially enjoyed my stay in Siem Reap, which is filled with numerous temples of different sizes and architecture styles and its also the location of the Angkor Wat, the largest temple in the world. The locals are also very friendly and will always smile for the camera when you take their photos.

One of the highlights in Siem Reap that must not be missed is watching the sunrise at the Angkor Wat. Meeting random lomogaphers along the way made the experience even better.

Some tips lomographers:

-Bring lots and lots of film! ( I ran out of slides and could only find negatives there )
-Drink lots of water!
-Go during the dry season from November to April, that when the sunrise and sunsets are the most beautiful as its not cloudy or rainy.

Cambodia is a country that definitely must not be missed if you are planning to travel to south east asia!

More shots in my lomohome :)

written by sumlom on 2009-09-20 in #world #locations #siem-reap #lucky-200 #cambodia #cosina-cx2 #nikon-fe2 #gr1s #phom-penh #ebx #ilford-pan400

12 Comments

  1. sugiyamasatomi
    sugiyamasatomi ·

    wow, wow, wow! So many, many wonderful pictures! Specially all the portraits are so beautiful! Great job!

  2. breakphreak
    breakphreak ·

    N49-51 are especially good shots

  3. dogma
    dogma ·

    Impressing gallery!

  4. azurblue
    azurblue ·

    Nice lomolocation and great pics ! It's a real pleasure for the eyes, sumlom !

  5. stouf
    stouf ·

    Amazing portraits, landscapes and buildings... This gallery is really something ! A real trip !

  6. lomodirk
    lomodirk ·

    Oh yeah, Cambodia rocks, lovely people, good food and true world heritage :)

  7. -a-l-b-e-r-t-o-
    -a-l-b-e-r-t-o- ·

    its tragic recent past seems to undermine, but not destroy its beauty and life...it's a great place and people is really nice and friendly

  8. suziedepingu
    suziedepingu ·

    photos are breathe taking!

  9. sumlom
    sumlom ·

    Thanks for the nice comments guys! cambodia is one of the most photogenic country that i have been to so far.

  10. iloveverdi
    iloveverdi ·

    wow, #38 is masterful. excellent series, this is what art is.

  11. charwang
    charwang ·

    i love love love #36. great job on the album, the colors are so amazing. i totally want to go to cambodia now.

  12. panelomo
    panelomo ·

    cambodia - yes!

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