Sarath – Earliest Photographs

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Sarath and his family destroyed any photographs they had during the Khmer Rouge years, for fear of being interrogated about their past. He has been trying to find the oldest pictures he has – and did not realise that his sister had a few. This was taken when he was just starting out as a primary school teacher, probably 1981/1982, …

Infrared in Colour

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I am finally getting around to looking at the colour versions of the images I took on my the last Cambodia trip. In an earlier post, I looked at the original colour image, a straight forward black and white conversion, and an infrared black and white, as in the header. As I review that post, I believe that infrared is: …