Cambodia – 2000

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This week I am going through the archives, for rephotography purposes, as on my next trip I will be travelling up to Anlong Veng, and I want to ‘remember’ our first visit there.ย I plan to retrace our road trip to Anlong Veng from Siem Reap. As noted elsewhere, we first visited the ex Khmer Rouge ‘Reconciliation Area’ around Anlong Veng …

Windows on the Hidden

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I have found the last couple of weeks most enjoyable, exploring new kinds of imagery, both to learn new techniques and to consider ways of bringing alive the ‘traces’ idea. The past week’s exercise led me to explore cyanotypes, albeit at the most simple level, sunprint paper. The resulting, aesthetically pleasing images, and the positive reaction of others to the …