Week Fourteen Reflections – video and subtitles

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In the short video of Sarath narrating his story about going to meet his Mother, I use what is called the ‘UN Style’ of voiceover – that is, starting with the original Khmer, and then overdubbing an English track, whilst leaving the original softly in the background. This is often used in documentary work. I also opted to have Sarath …

Quotes and Photographs

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On Friday, I gave a talk to the Frome Wessex Camera Club, entitled ‘Unfinished Stories – From Genocide to Hope’. I was gratified that it was a full house. The presentation was billed thus: ‘It will cover a bit of my photographic journey, a bit of Cambodian history and educational progress, and a lot about making a modern-day photo documentary. …