This lady is the sister of my friend (Phanh). Their family has a small restaurant that sells the delicious specialty ‘thit bo la lot’; meat skewers and leafy greens that you roll up in rice paper with a prawn spring-roll-type -thing and a cooked ‘la lot’ leaf.
Another image created with smoke from an oil lantern, and applied with a brush.

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  • Ricktully
    Ricktullyabout 2 years ago

    Love your work could actually talk to some of them,great stuff

  • Thanks! It’s great to have so many willing subjects. I’m having fun in Vietnam, the people are great!

    – Mitchell O'Mahoney

  • Ina Mar
    Ina Marabout 2 years ago

    Thank you for joining the “Uncommon Materials” group, we love your wonderful series! Please add the materials in the description…

  • Thanks a lot Ina, will do! It’s nice to find a relevant group, I can’t wait to master this medium.

    – Mitchell O'Mahoney

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