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Planet Burma - Colour Showcase
"Helter Skelter" pagoda at Monywa 
Photo by Sidney Callis.
Pagoda at Prome (Pyi)
Watercolour by John Mole
Visitors are welcome to save these photos and paintings onto their own hard disks if they wish. Click on any picture to go to a full-size version of it. File sizes are up to about 60K.
Having a splashing time in Rangoon! Fourteen pictures by Gerry Haines of the Water Festival (Thingyan) in the Burmese capital in 2004.
Click HERE to go to a gallery of five photographs from German member of the Britain-Burma Society, Dr Martin Baumgärtner. The square pictures to left and right are small areas taken from two of his pictures. All these photographs were taken using a medium-format camera, and publication-quality versions are also available for sale from his agent, Blue Box, on
Next for a gallery of six recent photos kindly contributed by photographer Lorraine Reilly - click on image below to reach them.
Most of the photos below expand to full screen size (640 x 480 pixels), and are free for private use as screen-savers, startup screens, desktop designs etc. But if you want to distribute them further (e.g. on a web site), please credit the author - and if any money might change hands, get Britain-Burma Society permission first. 
Ananda Temple, Pagan
Thingyan Dance
Irrawaddy water colour by John Mole
Sele monastery
(Sidney Callis)
Pagan Landscape
Padaung Mother & Child

This page is intended as a showcase for the works of Britain-Burma Society members. The initial examples are from myself (Derek Brooke-Wavell) and Sidney Callis - and water colourist John Mole. Will other members please send in their photos and paintings to me if you think they rate inclusion. Regard it as free advertising for your work if you like - the author will be properly credited in each case! Even if you are not a member but would like to contribute something, email me here to enquire.

Striking Photos from Sue and Sahin Ozturk:
Cart driver at Ngapali
Chinthe in Mandalay
A good harvest - near Mandalay
The Karaweik Restaurant in Rangoon
  Kids, dogs and grand-dad - village near Mandalay
Rider near Linthar village, Ngapali
Shwe Dagon Pagoda at Night
Jetho Village street near Ngapali