Award Winner | Photo of the Day | August 22, 2012
The picture was taken in Amarapur in Myanmar. April 2012. The wooden bridge U Bein K is the only connection in between 2 villages, where people are heading to.
Technical Info: Nikon D5000 with 55-200mm | Exposure f/5 @ 1/250sec | ISO 500 | Focal Length 145mm
Award Winner: Photo of the Day | August 22
Award Score: 65 (Value 11, Clarity 12, Composition 17, Style 13, Skill 12)
Photographer: Ryszard Wierzbicki (Swindon, United Kingdom) Registered Photographer
Ryszard Wierzbicki was born in 1963. Graduated with a Master degree of Social Sciences in Children Care Education from University of Gdańsk in 1992 in Poland. He worked in an orphanage and four other companies, going through positions of Educator, Marketing Specialist and Sales & Marketing Manager in various branches (child care, dentistry, orthodontics and IT). Apart of his regular jobs he continued developing his Scuba Diving qualification resulted of an instructor level in PADI. Emigrated to UK in 2006, from where he started his real traveling & photography experience and exploration of South-East Asia. Volunteering occasionally with Stu and the Kids charity organization of Thai and Burmese Orphans (stuanthekids.org). Established 2 forums for active travelers and photographers named Instant Travelling (instanttravelling.ning.com) and World Around (worldaround.pl) in 2010. Changed an ironed suit and laptop for cargo trousers, hoodie jacket, knapsack and started to manage freely the passion of photography, traveling and scuba diving.