Amazon / Tapajos River

Amazonian slow boats are loaded with equipment and waiting for passengers in Santarém, Pará, near the entry of the Tapajos River tributary.


Large migratory catfish traded at the fish market in Santarém, Pará.

Sao Louis do Tapajos

Sunset at the location of planned mega-dam ‘Sao Louis do Tapajos’ at the Tapajos River. View from Amazonas National Parc.

Lake tourism

Local tour boats waiting for tourists to return from visiting the market.

Water ox

Rice production in floodplain of the Salween river near Mawlamyine.

Yangon River

Crossing the sediment laden Yangon River in a ferry to Dala.

Inya Lake

Inya Lake, Yangon

Inya Lake in Yangon, a storage dam built by the British in 1883.

Sittang River

View on the Sittang River from the top of the Kyaikto mountain (Golden Rock).

Salween River

Sand extraction vessel on the lower Salween River near Mawlamyine.

Inle Lake

Water ox taking a bath near Nyaungshwe, Inle lake.

Myitgne River

Boatsman on the Myitgne River, a major tributary of the Irrawaddy (photo near Hsipaw).

Irrawaddy River

Morning fog over the middle Irrawaddy River makes navigation difficult (near Mandalay).