Cambodia green season
Cambodia green season coincides with the tropical monsoon in Cambodia when rain brings intense green color to the countryside and the temples of Angkor.
In Siem Reap, gateway to the temples of Angkor there is a short window of time during which moss are covering the jungle temples and bring new visual to temples.
This photographic essay brought to you by Angkor Photography Tours was done during the months of September and October 2021 during pandemic times
Pictures are classified in three categories and some thinking behind the pictures are discussed as well
Volume and Textures
Statues and Carvings
Temples and Gates
Green is coming from different types of mosses but also from lichens growing on sandstone blocks
The green season in the temples of Angkor is the best period to experience the temples without the crowd and capture some unique photos. Many carvings and statues are hidden so consider hiring a photography guide.