Angkor Cyclists, by Ryszard Wierzbicki

When exploring Angkor Wat you see many local people cruise around on bicycles. Observing of an ordinary life is sometimes as much interesting as great history written in Ankor stones. The photo was taken during my trip to Cambodia in August 2014.

Angkor Cyclists, by Ryszard Wierzbicki

Nikon D90 18-270mm | Exposure f/6.3 @ 1/500sec | ISO 560 | Focal Length 250mm
Angkor Cyclists, by Ryszard Wierzbicki

Award Winner: Photo of the Day | July 18
Award Score: 55 (Value 10, Clarity 10, Composition 13, Style 11, Skill 11)
Photo of the Day Award Category: Travel Photography
Photograph Location: Angkor Wat, Siem Reap, Cambodia

Photographer: Ryszard Wierzbicki (Swindon, United Kingdom) Registered
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 ( Established 2 forums for active travelers and photographers named Instant Travelling ( and World Around ( 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.


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