early morning in another day of selling fruit in front of the royal palace in phnom penh
       
     
 street life in central phnom penh
       
     
 double portrait, silversmith craft village outside phnom penh
       
     
 along art street in central phnom penh
       
     
 temple dweller, angkor
       
     
 identification photos of the victims of the khmer rouge in the permanent display in the tuol sent genocide museum
       
     
 faces in the market, phnom penh
       
     
 the calm and the storm in the kitchen of a cambodian restaurant, phnom penh
       
     
 carefully stacked and dried fish for sale in phnom penh wet market
       
     
 refuse from the kampot fish market, southern cambodia
       
     
 crab catchers setting traps off the shores of kep
       
     
 catching a bit of shade on the daily commute, southern cambodia
       
     
 freezing time in the bayon temple complex
       
     
 street children cool off in the banks of the mekong river opposite the royal palace in phnom penh
       
     
 a monk and a dog enjoy an afternoon nap, oudong
       
     
 a bust of khmer king jayavarthuna sits in front of an abandoned construction project near oudong, a popular weekend destination outside phnom penh
       
     
 a sculptor poses with his creations in central phnom penh
       
     
 mother and child at the end of the morning fish market, kampot, southern cambodia
       
     
 portrait of a cham muslim. the muslim population of cambodia is estimated around 250,000, or 1.5% of the total population.
       
     
 a woman puts the finishing touches on a bronze handicraft. bronze and silver plate is replacing silver as the cost of silver rises and most of the profits go to distributors. 
       
     
 tree of life, village near oudong
       
     
 evening in central phnom penh
       
     
 phnom penh's mix of colonial and modern architecture faces a fragile future
       
     
 one of the more well-preserved colonial villas in phnom penh
       
     
 a construction worker shapes the new annex to phnom penh's central market. the art deco colonial building was built in 1937 according to designs by french architect louis chauchon.
       
     
 locals walk past the central market, phnom penh's art deco colonial marketplace built in 1937 from designs by french architect louis chauchon.
       
     
 a football game in front of the olympic stadium - part of phnom pen's national sports complex and prime example of modern khmer architecture built by local architect vann molyvann. the stadium was never used for the intended occasion of hosting the 1963 southeast asian peninsular games. during the early days of the khmer rouge occupation, citizens of phnom penh were ordered to gather at the complex before their forced expulsion from the capital city. political executions also took place on the grounds.   
       
     
 a new floor brings sport back inside the stadium. for years, a badly eroded floor had limited indoor use to jogging around the facility. the olympic stadium, phnom pen's national sports complex and prime example of modern khmer architecture, was built by local architect vann molyvann but never used for the intended occasion of hosting the 1963 southeast asian peninsular games.
       
     
 seating detail from the olympic sports complex, phnom penh, built by local architect vann molyvann and prime example of modern khmer architecture.
       
     
 swimming and diving facilities, part of the olympic sports complex built by local architect vann molyvann and prime example of modern khmer architecture.
       
     
 part of the royal university of phnom penh, phnom penh, cambodia. the university, with buildings designed by local architect vann molyvann, opened in 1960 and currently serves around 12,000 under- and post-graduate students.
       
     
 a lone motorbike glides past theentrance to the royal palace, phnom penh..
       
     
 shelter from the rains outside the royal palace in central phnom penh
       
     
 colorful house with traditional black pants and krama, cambodia's ever-present scarf, drying in the breeze
       
     
 cows make interesting front yard decor along national highway  
       
     
 a family walks around the grounds of the abandoned bokor hotel casino. the building was part of a hill station popular as a weekend destination during cambodia's colonial period and later became one of the last southern cambodian khmer rouge strongholds.
       
     
 a cambodian man surveys the deteriorating remains of the bokor casino, a popular highland leisure destination for colonials built in 1921 and abandoned in 1940s owing to the first indochina war, and then permanently abandoned in the 1970s with the takeover of the khmer rouge. the casino and surrounding areas was one of the last strongholds of the khmer rouge and the location of a fierce battle with the vietnamese in 1979. the khmer rouge finally abandoned the area in the 1990s.
       
     
 on the grounds of the abandoned bokor hotel casino. the building was part of a hill station popular as a weekend destination during cambodia's colonial period and later became one of the last southern cambodian khmer rouge strongholds.
       
     
 local women tour the deteriorating remains of the bokor casino, a popular highland leisure destination for colonials built in 1921 and abandoned in 1940s owing to the first indochina war, and then permanently abandoned in the 1970s with the takeover of the khmer rouge. the casino and surrounding areas was one of the last strongholds of the khmer rouge and the location of a fierce battle with the vietnamese in 1979. the khmer rouge finally abandoned the area in the 1990s.
       
     
 after school, after work, after the rains, the daily football match
       
     
 the roof skeleton of the old kampot market, southern cambodia.
       
     
 bayon reposed
       
     
 early morning in another day of selling fruit in front of the royal palace in phnom penh
       
     

early morning in another day of selling fruit in front of the royal palace in phnom penh

 street life in central phnom penh
       
     

street life in central phnom penh

 double portrait, silversmith craft village outside phnom penh
       
     

double portrait, silversmith craft village outside phnom penh

 along art street in central phnom penh
       
     

along art street in central phnom penh

 temple dweller, angkor
       
     

temple dweller, angkor

 identification photos of the victims of the khmer rouge in the permanent display in the tuol sent genocide museum
       
     

identification photos of the victims of the khmer rouge in the permanent display in the tuol sent genocide museum

 faces in the market, phnom penh
       
     

faces in the market, phnom penh

 the calm and the storm in the kitchen of a cambodian restaurant, phnom penh
       
     

the calm and the storm in the kitchen of a cambodian restaurant, phnom penh

 carefully stacked and dried fish for sale in phnom penh wet market
       
     

carefully stacked and dried fish for sale in phnom penh wet market

 refuse from the kampot fish market, southern cambodia
       
     

refuse from the kampot fish market, southern cambodia

 crab catchers setting traps off the shores of kep
       
     

crab catchers setting traps off the shores of kep

 catching a bit of shade on the daily commute, southern cambodia
       
     

catching a bit of shade on the daily commute, southern cambodia

 freezing time in the bayon temple complex
       
     

freezing time in the bayon temple complex

 street children cool off in the banks of the mekong river opposite the royal palace in phnom penh
       
     

street children cool off in the banks of the mekong river opposite the royal palace in phnom penh

 a monk and a dog enjoy an afternoon nap, oudong
       
     

a monk and a dog enjoy an afternoon nap, oudong

 a bust of khmer king jayavarthuna sits in front of an abandoned construction project near oudong, a popular weekend destination outside phnom penh
       
     

a bust of khmer king jayavarthuna sits in front of an abandoned construction project near oudong, a popular weekend destination outside phnom penh

 a sculptor poses with his creations in central phnom penh
       
     

a sculptor poses with his creations in central phnom penh

 mother and child at the end of the morning fish market, kampot, southern cambodia
       
     

mother and child at the end of the morning fish market, kampot, southern cambodia

 portrait of a cham muslim. the muslim population of cambodia is estimated around 250,000, or 1.5% of the total population.
       
     

portrait of a cham muslim. the muslim population of cambodia is estimated around 250,000, or 1.5% of the total population.

 a woman puts the finishing touches on a bronze handicraft. bronze and silver plate is replacing silver as the cost of silver rises and most of the profits go to distributors. 
       
     

a woman puts the finishing touches on a bronze handicraft. bronze and silver plate is replacing silver as the cost of silver rises and most of the profits go to distributors. 

 tree of life, village near oudong
       
     

tree of life, village near oudong

 evening in central phnom penh
       
     

evening in central phnom penh

 phnom penh's mix of colonial and modern architecture faces a fragile future
       
     

phnom penh's mix of colonial and modern architecture faces a fragile future

 one of the more well-preserved colonial villas in phnom penh
       
     

one of the more well-preserved colonial villas in phnom penh

 a construction worker shapes the new annex to phnom penh's central market. the art deco colonial building was built in 1937 according to designs by french architect louis chauchon.
       
     

a construction worker shapes the new annex to phnom penh's central market. the art deco colonial building was built in 1937 according to designs by french architect louis chauchon.

 locals walk past the central market, phnom penh's art deco colonial marketplace built in 1937 from designs by french architect louis chauchon.
       
     

locals walk past the central market, phnom penh's art deco colonial marketplace built in 1937 from designs by french architect louis chauchon.

 a football game in front of the olympic stadium - part of phnom pen's national sports complex and prime example of modern khmer architecture built by local architect vann molyvann. the stadium was never used for the intended occasion of hosting the 1963 southeast asian peninsular games. during the early days of the khmer rouge occupation, citizens of phnom penh were ordered to gather at the complex before their forced expulsion from the capital city. political executions also took place on the grounds.   
       
     

a football game in front of the olympic stadium - part of phnom pen's national sports complex and prime example of modern khmer architecture built by local architect vann molyvann. the stadium was never used for the intended occasion of hosting the 1963 southeast asian peninsular games. during the early days of the khmer rouge occupation, citizens of phnom penh were ordered to gather at the complex before their forced expulsion from the capital city. political executions also took place on the grounds.

 

 a new floor brings sport back inside the stadium. for years, a badly eroded floor had limited indoor use to jogging around the facility. the olympic stadium, phnom pen's national sports complex and prime example of modern khmer architecture, was built by local architect vann molyvann but never used for the intended occasion of hosting the 1963 southeast asian peninsular games.
       
     

a new floor brings sport back inside the stadium. for years, a badly eroded floor had limited indoor use to jogging around the facility. the olympic stadium, phnom pen's national sports complex and prime example of modern khmer architecture, was built by local architect vann molyvann but never used for the intended occasion of hosting the 1963 southeast asian peninsular games.

 seating detail from the olympic sports complex, phnom penh, built by local architect vann molyvann and prime example of modern khmer architecture.
       
     

seating detail from the olympic sports complex, phnom penh, built by local architect vann molyvann and prime example of modern khmer architecture.

 swimming and diving facilities, part of the olympic sports complex built by local architect vann molyvann and prime example of modern khmer architecture.
       
     

swimming and diving facilities, part of the olympic sports complex built by local architect vann molyvann and prime example of modern khmer architecture.

 part of the royal university of phnom penh, phnom penh, cambodia. the university, with buildings designed by local architect vann molyvann, opened in 1960 and currently serves around 12,000 under- and post-graduate students.
       
     

part of the royal university of phnom penh, phnom penh, cambodia. the university, with buildings designed by local architect vann molyvann, opened in 1960 and currently serves around 12,000 under- and post-graduate students.

 a lone motorbike glides past theentrance to the royal palace, phnom penh..
       
     

a lone motorbike glides past theentrance to the royal palace, phnom penh..

 shelter from the rains outside the royal palace in central phnom penh
       
     

shelter from the rains outside the royal palace in central phnom penh

 colorful house with traditional black pants and krama, cambodia's ever-present scarf, drying in the breeze
       
     

colorful house with traditional black pants and krama, cambodia's ever-present scarf, drying in the breeze

 cows make interesting front yard decor along national highway  
       
     

cows make interesting front yard decor along national highway
 

 a family walks around the grounds of the abandoned bokor hotel casino. the building was part of a hill station popular as a weekend destination during cambodia's colonial period and later became one of the last southern cambodian khmer rouge strongholds.
       
     

a family walks around the grounds of the abandoned bokor hotel casino. the building was part of a hill station popular as a weekend destination during cambodia's colonial period and later became one of the last southern cambodian khmer rouge strongholds.

 a cambodian man surveys the deteriorating remains of the bokor casino, a popular highland leisure destination for colonials built in 1921 and abandoned in 1940s owing to the first indochina war, and then permanently abandoned in the 1970s with the takeover of the khmer rouge. the casino and surrounding areas was one of the last strongholds of the khmer rouge and the location of a fierce battle with the vietnamese in 1979. the khmer rouge finally abandoned the area in the 1990s.
       
     

a cambodian man surveys the deteriorating remains of the bokor casino, a popular highland leisure destination for colonials built in 1921 and abandoned in 1940s owing to the first indochina war, and then permanently abandoned in the 1970s with the takeover of the khmer rouge. the casino and surrounding areas was one of the last strongholds of the khmer rouge and the location of a fierce battle with the vietnamese in 1979. the khmer rouge finally abandoned the area in the 1990s.

 on the grounds of the abandoned bokor hotel casino. the building was part of a hill station popular as a weekend destination during cambodia's colonial period and later became one of the last southern cambodian khmer rouge strongholds.
       
     

on the grounds of the abandoned bokor hotel casino. the building was part of a hill station popular as a weekend destination during cambodia's colonial period and later became one of the last southern cambodian khmer rouge strongholds.

 local women tour the deteriorating remains of the bokor casino, a popular highland leisure destination for colonials built in 1921 and abandoned in 1940s owing to the first indochina war, and then permanently abandoned in the 1970s with the takeover of the khmer rouge. the casino and surrounding areas was one of the last strongholds of the khmer rouge and the location of a fierce battle with the vietnamese in 1979. the khmer rouge finally abandoned the area in the 1990s.
       
     

local women tour the deteriorating remains of the bokor casino, a popular highland leisure destination for colonials built in 1921 and abandoned in 1940s owing to the first indochina war, and then permanently abandoned in the 1970s with the takeover of the khmer rouge. the casino and surrounding areas was one of the last strongholds of the khmer rouge and the location of a fierce battle with the vietnamese in 1979. the khmer rouge finally abandoned the area in the 1990s.

 after school, after work, after the rains, the daily football match
       
     

after school, after work, after the rains, the daily football match

 the roof skeleton of the old kampot market, southern cambodia.
       
     

the roof skeleton of the old kampot market, southern cambodia.

 bayon reposed
       
     

bayon reposed