Same market, different trades. One can’t complain about the goods on offer, and healthy it is, too!
Time for a return to my series of images from the market town outside Siem Reap in Cambodia. This time a young woman fully concentrated on her task of … well, that’s your guess as good as mine. The point is, dingity and beauty go hand in hand.
Together with rice and fish, vegetables make up the third important of the Cambodian diet, which makes the vegetable woman at the Siem Reap market such an important person.
What often beats me visiting markets around the world, is that most days there are more sellers than customers, be it at the Ladies’ Market in Hong Kong or in this small market in Siem Reap. I admire their patience as they wait, sometimes for days, for that all important sale to keep the business
The Tooth Fairy is a harbinger of joy. If someone deserves this title, it must be this girl at the same old Siem Reap market. Technically the image was a disaster, but the face was too good to leave aside. I had to do a b&w conversion in Aperture, then blur the background,
I’m not quite finished with the fish yet, here prepared and made palatable even for fishi fiends like me.