I am a tourist (in Angkor)
I had my series ‘Day Dreamers’ shown at the Angkor Photo Festival. As I was a tourist myself, I took the opportunity to shoot a series about tourists visiting the temples in Angkor… ‘I am a tourist’. This series was shot in 5 days, from sunrise to sunset. It was a kind of training for me, thinking of Martin Parr body of work entitled ‘Small Planet’ about mass tourism.
I have decided to discontinue this blog to create a new one here: ericleleu.com/blog, directly embedded to my website. It should be more convenient for users to have all photos at the same location. I will keep this blog online
I spent a month in Brazil last July, during the 2014 World Cup. Sao Paolo, Brazilia, Salvador, Sao Luis and then Rio de Janeiro. 31 days, 31 photos as a personal and subjective travel diary. Soccer is the most universal
Images shot on a TV commercial set, advertising for some English classes. A wedding between a Chinese woman and a foreigner, the Chinese father briefing the foreigner dude in English. My best Chinese friend -who run this video production company-