A Hmong girl in traditional dress outside her family's home in a small village near Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     
 A man selling historic photographs underneath National Stadium BTS station in Bangkok, Thailand.
       
     
 A Hmong boy stands in an empty schoolyard in the Laotion countryside.
       
     
 A Cambodian girl poses for a portrait while taking a rest in a hammock.
       
     
 A boy carries firewood from a scrapyard to his home in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     
 A boy carries firewood through a lonely sliver of light back to his home in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     
 Srey, 7, the eldest of four sisters, outside her family's home in Banteay Srei, a village just north of Siem Reap, Cambodia.
       
     
 A woman herding goats in a field in Nyaung U, Myanmar.
       
     
 A man outside his shop at a local market in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar. He was happy to have his photograph taken after initiating brief conversation with me on world politics, normally a very touchy subject in Myanmar.
       
     
 Two boys walk across a wooden bridge near the Tonle Sap Lake in Cambodia.
       
     
 Worshipers come and go at Uppatasanti Pagoda in Naypyidaw, Myanmar's current capital city.
       
     
 Cheroot smoking woman in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     
 A farmer in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     
 A woman chops onion outside her store in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     
 Children take refuge from the afternoon sun under their family's home in Banteay Srei, Cambodia.
       
     
 A woman washes morning glory in a stream running outside her home hear Siem Reap, Cambodia.
       
     
 A boy sits on a boat in Kampong Phluk, a small Cambodia village on the Tonle Sap Lake, the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia.
       
     
 A longshoreman carries a bushel of tomatoes just unloaded off of a boat on the Thanlyin River, to the market across the street in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     
 School children on a road outside Saddar Cave in Hpa An, Karen State, Myanmar.
       
     
 A Cambodian boy re-hydrates at a well near his home outside of Siem Reap.
       
     
 A young woman riding a motorbike on Highway 1 in Laos.
       
     
 A man walks through a marketplace in Mawlamyine, Myanmar.
       
     
 A butcher smokes a cigarette while preparing cuts of meat for sale at a market in Shanghai, China.
       
     
 A woman wraps marinated chunks of meat in bamboo at a market in Zhujiajiao, China.
       
     
 A man walking through a small village in Old Bagan, Myanmar, offers bananas for sale.
       
     
 A woman sells fish at a market in Nyaung U, Myanmar.
       
     
 A fishmonger stares blankly during a quiet moment at a busy marketplace in Nyaung U, Myanmar.
       
     
 A vendor at Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, Japan, prepares a dish for waiting customers.
       
     
 An elderly man proudly poses for a portrait at his home in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     
 This homeless but happy man survives by begging on the streets of Yangon, Myanmar.
       
     
 A woman walking down a rural road in Cambodia.
       
     
 A boy riding a bicycle among a small cluster of stilted homes 40 km south of Siem Reap. This area is far off the tourist circuit and is rarely, if ever visited by outsiders.
       
     
 A girl selling souvenirs poses for a photo outside a temple in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     
 A young girl rides her bike on a dirt road through Chreav village, south of Siem Reap, Cambodia.
       
     
 Three sisters, Nechta, 3; Tyda, 10, and Srey Neang, 7; sharing a meal at their home in the Cambodian countryside.
       
     
 A family farm in motion just south of Siem Reap City, Cambodia.
       
     
 A mother and daughter fill up buckets of potable water from a well near their home in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     
 A woman selling vegetables on the ride of a road in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     
 A man weaves together bamboo rice steamers in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     
 A sanitation worker cleaning the streets of Luang Prabang, Laos, poses for a photo-op.
       
     
 A man pushes his boat off the shores of Kampong Phluk, a stilted village on the banks of the Tonle Sap Lake. This photo was taken in February, the peak dry season; during the rainy season, water pours in from the nearby Mekong River and the lake swells to 5x it's size, with levels rising up to 10 meters, submerging the stilts that the homes are built on.
       
     
 A couple and their newborn baby take shelter from the rain on a cold winter day in northern Laos.
       
     
 A mother feeds her child in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     
 A street dweller reads a daily newspaper on the streets of Bangkok, Thailand.
       
     
 A man fishes with a hand and string rig from a small dock on the Thanlyin River. Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     
 A chef seen preparing food in his small restaurant in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     
 A girl cooks breakfast for road travelers at the Yangon-Mandalay Highway rest area in Phyu, Myanmar.
       
     
 A tuk tuk driver waits for his next passenger in Bangkok's Chinatown section. He said he was 75 years old and had been driving a tuk tuk most of his life, despite it having become increasingly difficult to make ends meet doing so.
       
     
 Day or night, there is no shortage of street food in Bangkok, Thailand.
       
     
 Street food in Shanghai, China.
       
     
 A street barber gives a patron a shave in Shanghai, China.
       
     
 A street barber gives a patron a haircut on a cold night in Shanghai, China.
       
     
 A Chinese soldier stands guard at Tiananmen Square. Beijing, China.
       
     
 A Cambodian man takes an afternoon nap in a hammock with his daughter under their home.
       
     
 A portrait of an elderly woman in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     
 A man sitting on a sidewalk in Bangkok, Thailand.
       
     
 A monk counts money after closing hours at the market in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     
 A worshiper outside Lama Temple in Beijing, China.
       
     
 A lone monk walks alongside a temple wall after the daily alms-giving ceremony on a rainy morning in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     
 Morning motion at Shwedagon Pagoda. Yangon, Myanmar.
       
     
 Buddhist nuns panned while walking at Shwedagon Pagoda. Yangon, Myanmar.
       
     
 A novice monk at Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham chops bamboo for firewood on a cold day in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     
 A novice monk at Wat Tao Hai sweeps the temple grounds after an afternoon thunderstorm. Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     
 A small group of monks walk back to their temple after the early morning alms-giving ceremony in Luang Prabang, Laos. Normally, there are several dozen, if not hundreds of monks who partake in this daily ceremony but on cold and rainy days like this one, only a handful show up to carry on the sacred tradition.
       
     
 Patrons at Palacio de la Rumba dance during a live performance at the venue in Havana, Cuba.
       
     
 A Hmong girl in traditional dress outside her family's home in a small village near Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     

A Hmong girl in traditional dress outside her family's home in a small village near Luang Prabang, Laos.

 A man selling historic photographs underneath National Stadium BTS station in Bangkok, Thailand.
       
     

A man selling historic photographs underneath National Stadium BTS station in Bangkok, Thailand.

 A Hmong boy stands in an empty schoolyard in the Laotion countryside.
       
     

A Hmong boy stands in an empty schoolyard in the Laotion countryside.

 A Cambodian girl poses for a portrait while taking a rest in a hammock.
       
     

A Cambodian girl poses for a portrait while taking a rest in a hammock.

 A boy carries firewood from a scrapyard to his home in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     

A boy carries firewood from a scrapyard to his home in Bagan, Myanmar.

 A boy carries firewood through a lonely sliver of light back to his home in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     

A boy carries firewood through a lonely sliver of light back to his home in Bagan, Myanmar.

 Srey, 7, the eldest of four sisters, outside her family's home in Banteay Srei, a village just north of Siem Reap, Cambodia.
       
     

Srey, 7, the eldest of four sisters, outside her family's home in Banteay Srei, a village just north of Siem Reap, Cambodia.

 A woman herding goats in a field in Nyaung U, Myanmar.
       
     

A woman herding goats in a field in Nyaung U, Myanmar.

 A man outside his shop at a local market in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar. He was happy to have his photograph taken after initiating brief conversation with me on world politics, normally a very touchy subject in Myanmar.
       
     

A man outside his shop at a local market in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar. He was happy to have his photograph taken after initiating brief conversation with me on world politics, normally a very touchy subject in Myanmar.

 Two boys walk across a wooden bridge near the Tonle Sap Lake in Cambodia.
       
     

Two boys walk across a wooden bridge near the Tonle Sap Lake in Cambodia.

 Worshipers come and go at Uppatasanti Pagoda in Naypyidaw, Myanmar's current capital city.
       
     

Worshipers come and go at Uppatasanti Pagoda in Naypyidaw, Myanmar's current capital city.

 Cheroot smoking woman in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     

Cheroot smoking woman in Bagan, Myanmar.

 A farmer in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     

A farmer in Bagan, Myanmar.

 A woman chops onion outside her store in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     

A woman chops onion outside her store in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.

 Children take refuge from the afternoon sun under their family's home in Banteay Srei, Cambodia.
       
     

Children take refuge from the afternoon sun under their family's home in Banteay Srei, Cambodia.

 A woman washes morning glory in a stream running outside her home hear Siem Reap, Cambodia.
       
     

A woman washes morning glory in a stream running outside her home hear Siem Reap, Cambodia.

 A boy sits on a boat in Kampong Phluk, a small Cambodia village on the Tonle Sap Lake, the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia.
       
     

A boy sits on a boat in Kampong Phluk, a small Cambodia village on the Tonle Sap Lake, the largest freshwater lake in Southeast Asia.

 A longshoreman carries a bushel of tomatoes just unloaded off of a boat on the Thanlyin River, to the market across the street in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     

A longshoreman carries a bushel of tomatoes just unloaded off of a boat on the Thanlyin River, to the market across the street in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.

 School children on a road outside Saddar Cave in Hpa An, Karen State, Myanmar.
       
     

School children on a road outside Saddar Cave in Hpa An, Karen State, Myanmar.

 A Cambodian boy re-hydrates at a well near his home outside of Siem Reap.
       
     

A Cambodian boy re-hydrates at a well near his home outside of Siem Reap.

 A young woman riding a motorbike on Highway 1 in Laos.
       
     

A young woman riding a motorbike on Highway 1 in Laos.

 A man walks through a marketplace in Mawlamyine, Myanmar.
       
     

A man walks through a marketplace in Mawlamyine, Myanmar.

 A butcher smokes a cigarette while preparing cuts of meat for sale at a market in Shanghai, China.
       
     

A butcher smokes a cigarette while preparing cuts of meat for sale at a market in Shanghai, China.

 A woman wraps marinated chunks of meat in bamboo at a market in Zhujiajiao, China.
       
     

A woman wraps marinated chunks of meat in bamboo at a market in Zhujiajiao, China.

 A man walking through a small village in Old Bagan, Myanmar, offers bananas for sale.
       
     

A man walking through a small village in Old Bagan, Myanmar, offers bananas for sale.

 A woman sells fish at a market in Nyaung U, Myanmar.
       
     

A woman sells fish at a market in Nyaung U, Myanmar.

 A fishmonger stares blankly during a quiet moment at a busy marketplace in Nyaung U, Myanmar.
       
     

A fishmonger stares blankly during a quiet moment at a busy marketplace in Nyaung U, Myanmar.

 A vendor at Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, Japan, prepares a dish for waiting customers.
       
     

A vendor at Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo, Japan, prepares a dish for waiting customers.

 An elderly man proudly poses for a portrait at his home in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     

An elderly man proudly poses for a portrait at his home in Bagan, Myanmar.

 This homeless but happy man survives by begging on the streets of Yangon, Myanmar.
       
     

This homeless but happy man survives by begging on the streets of Yangon, Myanmar.

 A woman walking down a rural road in Cambodia.
       
     

A woman walking down a rural road in Cambodia.

 A boy riding a bicycle among a small cluster of stilted homes 40 km south of Siem Reap. This area is far off the tourist circuit and is rarely, if ever visited by outsiders.
       
     

A boy riding a bicycle among a small cluster of stilted homes 40 km south of Siem Reap. This area is far off the tourist circuit and is rarely, if ever visited by outsiders.

 A girl selling souvenirs poses for a photo outside a temple in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     

A girl selling souvenirs poses for a photo outside a temple in Bagan, Myanmar.

 A young girl rides her bike on a dirt road through Chreav village, south of Siem Reap, Cambodia.
       
     

A young girl rides her bike on a dirt road through Chreav village, south of Siem Reap, Cambodia.

 Three sisters, Nechta, 3; Tyda, 10, and Srey Neang, 7; sharing a meal at their home in the Cambodian countryside.
       
     

Three sisters, Nechta, 3; Tyda, 10, and Srey Neang, 7; sharing a meal at their home in the Cambodian countryside.

 A family farm in motion just south of Siem Reap City, Cambodia.
       
     

A family farm in motion just south of Siem Reap City, Cambodia.

 A mother and daughter fill up buckets of potable water from a well near their home in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     

A mother and daughter fill up buckets of potable water from a well near their home in Bagan, Myanmar.

 A woman selling vegetables on the ride of a road in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     

A woman selling vegetables on the ride of a road in Luang Prabang, Laos.

 A man weaves together bamboo rice steamers in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     

A man weaves together bamboo rice steamers in Luang Prabang, Laos.

 A sanitation worker cleaning the streets of Luang Prabang, Laos, poses for a photo-op.
       
     

A sanitation worker cleaning the streets of Luang Prabang, Laos, poses for a photo-op.

 A man pushes his boat off the shores of Kampong Phluk, a stilted village on the banks of the Tonle Sap Lake. This photo was taken in February, the peak dry season; during the rainy season, water pours in from the nearby Mekong River and the lake swells to 5x it's size, with levels rising up to 10 meters, submerging the stilts that the homes are built on.
       
     

A man pushes his boat off the shores of Kampong Phluk, a stilted village on the banks of the Tonle Sap Lake. This photo was taken in February, the peak dry season; during the rainy season, water pours in from the nearby Mekong River and the lake swells to 5x it's size, with levels rising up to 10 meters, submerging the stilts that the homes are built on.

 A couple and their newborn baby take shelter from the rain on a cold winter day in northern Laos.
       
     

A couple and their newborn baby take shelter from the rain on a cold winter day in northern Laos.

 A mother feeds her child in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     

A mother feeds her child in Luang Prabang, Laos.

 A street dweller reads a daily newspaper on the streets of Bangkok, Thailand.
       
     

A street dweller reads a daily newspaper on the streets of Bangkok, Thailand.

 A man fishes with a hand and string rig from a small dock on the Thanlyin River. Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     

A man fishes with a hand and string rig from a small dock on the Thanlyin River. Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.

 A chef seen preparing food in his small restaurant in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     

A chef seen preparing food in his small restaurant in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.

 A girl cooks breakfast for road travelers at the Yangon-Mandalay Highway rest area in Phyu, Myanmar.
       
     

A girl cooks breakfast for road travelers at the Yangon-Mandalay Highway rest area in Phyu, Myanmar.

 A tuk tuk driver waits for his next passenger in Bangkok's Chinatown section. He said he was 75 years old and had been driving a tuk tuk most of his life, despite it having become increasingly difficult to make ends meet doing so.
       
     

A tuk tuk driver waits for his next passenger in Bangkok's Chinatown section. He said he was 75 years old and had been driving a tuk tuk most of his life, despite it having become increasingly difficult to make ends meet doing so.

 Day or night, there is no shortage of street food in Bangkok, Thailand.
       
     

Day or night, there is no shortage of street food in Bangkok, Thailand.

 Street food in Shanghai, China.
       
     

Street food in Shanghai, China.

 A street barber gives a patron a shave in Shanghai, China.
       
     

A street barber gives a patron a shave in Shanghai, China.

 A street barber gives a patron a haircut on a cold night in Shanghai, China.
       
     

A street barber gives a patron a haircut on a cold night in Shanghai, China.

 A Chinese soldier stands guard at Tiananmen Square. Beijing, China.
       
     

A Chinese soldier stands guard at Tiananmen Square. Beijing, China.

 A Cambodian man takes an afternoon nap in a hammock with his daughter under their home.
       
     

A Cambodian man takes an afternoon nap in a hammock with his daughter under their home.

 A portrait of an elderly woman in Bagan, Myanmar.
       
     

A portrait of an elderly woman in Bagan, Myanmar.

 A man sitting on a sidewalk in Bangkok, Thailand.
       
     

A man sitting on a sidewalk in Bangkok, Thailand.

 A monk counts money after closing hours at the market in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.
       
     

A monk counts money after closing hours at the market in Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar.

 A worshiper outside Lama Temple in Beijing, China.
       
     

A worshiper outside Lama Temple in Beijing, China.

 A lone monk walks alongside a temple wall after the daily alms-giving ceremony on a rainy morning in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     

A lone monk walks alongside a temple wall after the daily alms-giving ceremony on a rainy morning in Luang Prabang, Laos.

 Morning motion at Shwedagon Pagoda. Yangon, Myanmar.
       
     

Morning motion at Shwedagon Pagoda. Yangon, Myanmar.

 Buddhist nuns panned while walking at Shwedagon Pagoda. Yangon, Myanmar.
       
     

Buddhist nuns panned while walking at Shwedagon Pagoda. Yangon, Myanmar.

 A novice monk at Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham chops bamboo for firewood on a cold day in Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     

A novice monk at Wat Mai Suwannaphumaham chops bamboo for firewood on a cold day in Luang Prabang, Laos.

 A novice monk at Wat Tao Hai sweeps the temple grounds after an afternoon thunderstorm. Luang Prabang, Laos.
       
     

A novice monk at Wat Tao Hai sweeps the temple grounds after an afternoon thunderstorm. Luang Prabang, Laos.

 A small group of monks walk back to their temple after the early morning alms-giving ceremony in Luang Prabang, Laos. Normally, there are several dozen, if not hundreds of monks who partake in this daily ceremony but on cold and rainy days like this one, only a handful show up to carry on the sacred tradition.
       
     

A small group of monks walk back to their temple after the early morning alms-giving ceremony in Luang Prabang, Laos. Normally, there are several dozen, if not hundreds of monks who partake in this daily ceremony but on cold and rainy days like this one, only a handful show up to carry on the sacred tradition.

 Patrons at Palacio de la Rumba dance during a live performance at the venue in Havana, Cuba.
       
     

Patrons at Palacio de la Rumba dance during a live performance at the venue in Havana, Cuba.