The Peace Of Angkor Crew
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