Aureum Palace back view, Bagan, Myanmar

Apr 22, 2019

Tom Bentley

How the Photo was Taken

Taken with a Sony RX100M@ compact camera on an auto setting

Photo Location

This is looking from the back of the Aureum Palace Hotel grounds in Old Bagan, Myanmar. Old Bagan is home to an amazing amount of ancient pagodas and temples (numbering in the thousands), some over 1,000 years old. This is a morning shot, taken in September 2015.

About the Author

Tom Bentley

I am a business writer and editor, an essayist, and a fiction writer. (I do not play banjo.) I've had hundreds of freelance pieces published—ranging from first-person essays to travel pieces to more journalistic subjects—in newspapers, magazines, and online. I wrote a self-published book on finding and cultivating your writer’s voice, Think Like a Writer: How to Write the Stories You See, which was published in June of 2015; my latest self-published novel is Aftershock, set in San Francisco.

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