Beng Mealea of Angkor ruins

PhotographerShigekazu Kida
PrizeHonorable Mention
Companyshigekazu kida photography
City/CountryTokyo, Japan
Photo DateDec.2015
Entry Description

Beng Mealea was built in the 11th or 12th century. Since the people left this place, the ruins kept sleeping in the forest. When it is discovered again, the moss, the collapse progresses, it is eroded by trees, has a unique and mysterious landscape.

About Photographer

Shigekazu Kida. I am a photographer based in Tokyo. I studied history and cultural anthropology at university. In the photograph, I am thinking about the relation between nature and people, folk customs. If you are interested, please look at my home page. There are photos of nature, ruins, and other work. HP