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 > Siem Reap,Spitler Anhchagn Village
Down a swig of palm wine and place your bets. Pradoo the undefeated is in the pen.
He barely had the strength to stand up straight and his left eye was swollen shut not unlike Robert Deniro’s portrayal of Jake Lamotta in Raging Bull, but Pradoo was triumphant that Sunday afternoon. His owner Li Gim Chuon was gloating but I could sense Pradoo didn’t have many fights left in him.