Photographer R. Scott Davis is from Brooklyn, New York where he did his MFA in Photography at the Pratt Institute. He currently resides in Bangkok Thailand, the hub of S.E. Asia where he is a professor. A Confidanté of the highways and waterways of SE Asia, he has created an extensive body of work exploring village life and it's constantly evolving relationship to the city life of the region's urban centres.
Cambodia > Kampong Cham,Maha Leap Village
Meashun the fruit farmer went blind at the age of 62 after taking counterfeit pills for tuberculosis for three months. The villagers in Cambodia are extremely susceptible to these types of schemes due to the fact that they often can’t afford proper medicine. Now at the age of 65 he passes the time sitting at the entrance of his stilt home peering out into space, his mind navigating the sounds in the fog.