Chhor Elit (Ta)
Ta is a true professional and excellent English speaker and has been a key player in setting up and running our photo tour program. Ta and Dave run many of the remote temple tours; with Ta being a specialist in this field.
Ta is a good photographer uses a Nikon DSLR. He has a good eye for detail and understands how important lighting is to a photo. Ta has a keen interest in wild life and ecology. He is the perfect person to take our groups to the Prek Toal Bird Sanctuary.
Ta has a great rapport with people. He Has been known to organize teams of ox carts for our cameras and is a brilliant fixer for Amateur and Pro Photographers.
Ta has been involved in the setting up tours and volunteer projects for educational groups for several years and is very conscious of making sure these projects are sustainable and give benefit to schoolchildren in rural areas.
Dave set up Peace Of Angkor as a Villa Guest house specializing in Photo Tours back in 2003. This developed into Peace Of Angkor Tours .
With 35 years photographic experience, 12 years photographing Angkor and Cambodia; he is among the most experienced photographers In the country.
Dave spend the main season in SE Asia; often leading tours to neighboring countries as well as Cambodia. He has traveled extensively photographing, Laos, Vietnam, Malaysia. Thailand, Borneo as well as India and Nepal.
There is no western photographer in Cambodia today, who has as much experience of photographing the Angkor Temples, Tonle Sap Lake and remote temple sites as Dave.
Sample images from Dave
Elliot hails from Jackson, Wyoming. He has had a diverse career including: sales and marketing, freelance photography and a certified chef. He first came to Cambodia in 2007 on holiday and was captivated by the Khmer people. He has been living in Siem Reap since 2013.
Elliot has a good way with people and loves the contact with villagers. His love of Cambodia shows when he is in the villages with his rapport with the locals.
Elliot has a creative eye and will give anyone who has the pleasure of his company new ideas, angles, and contacts with people that make for an experience that goes beyond the usual temple photography.
Sample Images from Elliot
Kean by name and Keen by nature; he is an enthusiastic photo guide who has been working for us since around 2008.
He used to work for a well-known UK Tour Company but he much prefers our style. Kean is brilliant at finding new locations and has the good habit of searching out the smaller things which many people would otherwise miss.
Kean was brought up in a village on the doorsteps of Angkor Wat; he had this great temple complex as a playground as a kid; so he is well versed in finding the secret corners as he used to play hide and seek there.
Kean is married with two children. His brother Kong often drives and guides for us as well.
Sorn Ke Nit
Sorn is one of our most experienced and longest serving of all our Peace Of Angkor Guides. He has been working for us since 2004 and has run many of our remote Cambodia tours.
He has a good eye for detail, can tell a lot about of the temples and Khmer Culture. He has intimate knowledge of the Tonle Sap as his Family who live on the Tonle Sap lake, so Sorn is perfect to lead tours here.
Sorn is a very good companion for all who have the good fortune to have him on tour. Sorn is the proud owner of a Nikon D200 Digital Camera, generously donated by one of our tour clients.
Noiy is our remote temple specialist who's knowledge of rural Cambodia is second to none.
Noiy has been a tour guide at Angkor for more then a decade.
Married with one child, Noiy has a stable unflappable personality so can cope with any situation on these remote adventures.
He has traveled widely in Northern Cambodia and has Leads many of our 4WD Tours to Banteay Chhmar, Koh Ker, Preah Vihear, Preah Khan Kompong Svay, Kratie and Mekong and Rattankiri.
Doun Raden ( Den)
Den has been with us since September 2005 running the villa and tour administration. He is usually the first person you'll hear from when making a booking or inquiry.
All our guests enjoy Dens cheeky and fun personality. He calls himself Monkey Man and is the life and soul of any party.
He was married to Srei Rin in February 2012 and has one child Alex.