The myriad colors, textures, and rhythms of Vietnam are captured in this collection of compelling color images. Landscapes, cityscapes, fishing villages, customs, culture, commerce, cuisine, and the friendly and optimistic people of this vibrant region are portrayed in striking detail. Featured sites include the terraced mountainsides of Sapa, the Phung Hiep floating market, the World Heritage Sites of Hue and Halong Bay, and the Thien Mu Pagoda. Lush deltas, pristine forests, bustling markets, serene temples, and breathtaking sunsets on white sand beaches reveal the many facets of this complex and captivating nation.
Charles Fields is a photographer with 35 years of experience and a member of the Photography Arts Collective, the Provincetown Art Association, and the American Society of Media Photographers, Inc. He is the author of Cape Cod and the National Seashore, Carnival–Provincetown, and Provincetown and the National Seashore, and his work has been featured in numerous shows and galleries in New York and throughout New England. He lives in North Truro, Massachusetts.