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 …

Multi-media

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I finally got around to working through some ‘road trip’ photography from my last Cambodia visit. When Simeth and I were driving north, I decided to take a series from the car – rough, blurred in some cases – with a view later to creating some kind of  sequence which evoked motion. I decided to a series with layers of …