Lake Tonle Sap from Pnomh Kram hill, which is about 20 km east of Siem Reap & Angkor Wat. The green 'rafts', are water hyacinth, which is a pest, in many parts of the world. The sugar palms are quintessential Cambodia.
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bantonbuju (51733) 2005-10-02 4:34
hi chris, a nice catch - i like the way you croped this image - the water in the background with those islands (?) play so nicely with the sugar palms;
very nice work,
all the best, jerzy
Amirsun (2122) 2005-10-02 4:39
Excellent point of view and great composition. I like the green spot in the lake! Very good details and colors.
Tanks for posting.
cleocat (221) 2005-10-02 4:39
We have hyacinth in some dams as well and I know it is quite a problem but it sure makes a nice photo. I like the overall green feeling of this photo. It's very soft. Beautiful!!
Youngsue (99) 2005-10-02 5:06
It's a lovely shot, good POV. I like the different shade's of green, nice detail too. Well done!
baba_flies (8829) 2005-10-02 5:15
Very special picture ... looks almost unreal. Well done.
huynt (5079) 2005-10-02 5:21
Hi chris J
as very beautiful painting.Simply but very effect. Well done. Thanks
carper (96) 2005-10-02 5:34
nice shot Chris,
the composition is good, the shot is a little overlighted but even that I think this was a scanned photo. is that through? anyway good job,
oochappan (22043) 2005-10-02 5:36
A good perpsective high angle on this lake, I recognize these particular palms, and the hyacynts from India too, very well captured all the greens.
ngythanh (8522) 2005-10-02 5:59
In the immense flat area of Siem Reab Province, Phnum Kraom Hill stands out and offers an unique height for better view, but it's a shame I didn't climb it.
Even if I did, I am not sure if I could successfully photograph such a wonderful picture like this.
You did both, and you have done well.
Thanks & congratulations!
ndb1958 (9289) 2005-10-02 6:01
very beautiful image. Great tones. I like it.
Fixfocus (9385) 2005-10-02 6:11
A well composed picture with tight framing,I like the graphism in this shot and the wide range of green tones.A beautiful and excotic looking place very well captured.
Zepi (22848) 2005-10-02 8:37
Magnifique prise de vue!
TRès belle couleurs et lumière!
Excellent point de vue!
Merci pour le partage
toni_al (15873) 2005-10-02 13:15
Un magnifique cadrage avec des couleurs superbes, treès joli diagonale des palmiers
singuanti (15250) 2005-10-02 14:56
Hi Chris. Good work under some very harsh light. I've never heard of those water plants before. They may be a pest but that add a good deal of beauty to the landscape. Good catch Chris.
leonorkuhn (16227) 2005-10-02 15:32
Very nice composition well balanced. I like the many green tones. Good POV and nice colours. Well done.
Cormac (26545) 2005-10-02 19:10
Hi Chris - great composition. The line of trees cuts a diagonal across the frame, leading my eye upward from right to left, and dividing the buildings from the fields. This shot has a unity of purpose that makes it get my attention right away. Well done!
weswang (18223) 2005-10-03 11:00
Hi Chris, A very well composed picture. I like the view of the palm trees crossing the picture diagonally. I believe that the contrast is a little too high. The quiet and colorful village life is well depicted.
bpelvan (3798) 2005-10-03 13:38
Your such images with very deep perspective are unbelievably wonderful. You always choose the best angle. Small buildings inside the green and the rafts in the water looks perfect.
Well done as always. Thanks for sharing...
elihesamian (26127) 2005-10-03 14:56
An excellent POV,a strong graphism and nature you found in the POV,a particular lake,and a special green tonalities,nice verical palms in the composition you had,very well worked and composed,this is a very attractive view,
alejandroguzman (4684) 2005-10-03 17:29
Hermosa composicion la que nos presentas en esta foto, con esas infinitas tonalidades de verdes.
cessy (13647) 2005-10-05 10:42
excellent angle and composition Chris
the green and the lake are marvelous
I also love the line of coconut trees
devimeuxbe (58557) 2008-12-09 15:05
It's nice to see a picture from cambodia in your galery. You get here an interesting perspective