Name: Aung Pyae
Job: Freelance landscape photographer
is your favorite place to photograph in Myanmar?
favorite place is Bagan, an ancient city of Myanmar. The city filled with
pagodas is one of the attractions to me.
do you love about your job?
the moment, I have full attention on photography. I notice the beauty of nature
whenever I get a chance to travel.
do you dislike about your job?
really. Because this is not only my profession but also my passion.
are the difficulties you face as a travel photographer?
a photographer, I will always learn new things.
I have new destinations to
explore and new challenges to face. I won’t ever be fed up with my job.
us about your favourite photo that you have taken in Myanmar.
photo was taken in the early morning of Bagan, the ancient city. One can see
the most picturesque scene of golden rays on the pagodas only in this place.
This scene will appeal to everyone’s eyes. At Bagan, all the seasons have their
own beauties to enjoy so we photographers never feel bored to record those
a typical photography trip in Myanmar, what gear do you usually take with you?
I take these things: camera, lens, batteries, memory cards, hard drive storage,
tripod, laptop, camera bag, lens and sensor cleaning kits.
advice would you give to someone interested in becoming a professional travel
one piece of advice that is: don’t forget the importance of passion within
photography. A travel photographer needs patience, passion and enough time to
get a good photo.