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The Killing Fields - Up Close And Personal
The Killing Fields - Up Close And Personal
QuickClickMick


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Challenge: Free Study 2017-02 (Standard Editing)
Camera: Leica Q
Location: Phnom Penh
Date: Feb 17, 2017
Aperture: 1.7
ISO: 100 at -1 EV
Shutter: 1/640
Date Uploaded: Feb 26, 2017

The Killing Fields are a number of sites in Cambodia where approximately 2.5 million people (over 30% of the population) were killed and buried by the Khmer Rouge regime as part of a broad state-sponsored genocide in the 1970ís. Rather than shoot the large pyramid of skulls at the national memorial site, I decided on a more minimalist approach - bringing the horror of what happened up close and personal - for greater impact.

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03/03/2017 06:07:13 PM
Interesting, you don't see this every day. great contrasting
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