Deep in Shan CountryBuddhism, Burma, dogs, Life, People, Photography, Portraits, Reflections, Religion, Shan People, South East Asia, Spiritualism, Spirituality, Travel Photography, Uncategorized
Small Worlds CollideChiang Mai, People, Photography, Portraits, Shan People, Street Photography, Thailand, Travel, Travel Photography, Tribes, Uncategorized
A dozen tribal groups from the rugged and remote hill country on the Thai-Burmese border, including the famous long-necked Karen and the Shan ethnic Burmese, congregate in a small town called Maehong Son in the far northwest of Thailand to celebrate education, and to light votive candles in a ceremony of peace and togetherness during the Small World Festival, held on Christmas night 2016..
Camera: Nikon d610
Lenses: Sigma 20mm F.14, Nikkor 50mm F1.8, & Nikkor 24-85mm F3.5