Coelacanth
Simon Larbalestier
Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life.

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  • A man sleeps under mosquito netting. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A man sleeps under mosquito netting. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 22/12/2013: A man sleeps under mosquito netting. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • Early morning sunlight on a sunlounger used as a easy chair. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.Early morning sunlight on a sunlounger used as a easy chair. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 20/12/2013: Early morning sunlight on a sunlounger used as a easy chair. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A bamboo cane serves as a makeshift closet. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A bamboo cane serves as a makeshift closet. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 20/12/2013: A bamboo cane serves as a makeshift closet. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • Split-level view of a tradtional wooden house of North East Thailand. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.Split-level view of a tradtional wooden house of North East Thailand. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 23/01/2014: Split-level view of a tradtional wooden house of North East Thailand. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A pair of plimsolls catch the dawn light. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A pair of plimsolls catch the dawn light. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 03/01/2014: A pair of plimsolls catch the dawn light. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • Rickety wooden stairs lead to a gate on the upper floor. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.Rickety wooden stairs lead to a gate on the upper floor. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 23/01/2014: Rickety wooden stairs lead to a gate on the upper floor. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • An elderly man sits on wooden stairs deep in thought. Coelacanth, is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.An elderly man sits on wooden stairs deep in thought. Coelacanth, is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 24/12/2013: An elderly man sits on wooden stairs deep in thought. Coelacanth, is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • The worn geometirc pattern of the tiled fllor gives it the feel of a deeper third -dimension Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.The worn geometirc pattern of the tiled fllor gives it the feel of a deeper third -dimension Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 23/12/2013: The worn geometirc pattern of the tiled fllor gives it the feel of a deeper third -dimension Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • Lost in contemplation, a young woman considers her future Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.Lost in contemplation, a young woman considers her future Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 24/12/2013: Lost in contemplation, a young woman considers her future Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • View  of the rickety staircase from the blue walled bathroom. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.View  of the rickety staircase from the blue walled bathroom. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 23/01/2014: View of the rickety staircase from the blue walled bathroom. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A stack of dirty plates and talcom powder are trace signs of rushed daily rituals. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A stack of dirty plates and talcom powder are trace signs of rushed daily rituals. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 20/12/2013: A stack of dirty plates and talcom powder are trace signs of rushed daily rituals. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • Freshly laundered shirts drip drying by the window. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.Freshly laundered shirts drip drying by the window. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 22/12/2013: Freshly laundered shirts drip drying by the window. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • The dawn light highlights huge speakers,  surviving remnants of an ancient karoake sound system. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.The dawn light highlights huge speakers,  surviving remnants of an ancient karoake sound system. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 30/12/2013: The dawn light highlights huge speakers, surviving remnants of an ancient karoake sound system. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • Early morning sunlight falls upon baskets of plates. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.Early morning sunlight falls upon baskets of plates. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 30/12/2013: Early morning sunlight falls upon baskets of plates. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A padlock secures a haunted room. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A padlock secures a haunted room. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 23/01/2014: A padlock secures a haunted room. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A beam of sunlight spotlights an old mattress packed with grains of glutinous rice. Coelacanth is Part I from a new series under the umbrella title of Ò[In the] Belly of a WhaleÓ that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A beam of sunlight spotlights an old mattress packed with grains of glutinous rice. Coelacanth is Part I from a new series under the umbrella title of Ò[In the] Belly of a WhaleÓ that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 23/01/2014: A beam of sunlight spotlights an old mattress packed with grains of glutinous rice. Coelacanth is Part I from a new series under the umbrella title of Ò[In the] Belly of a WhaleÓ that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A beam of sunlight spotlights an old mattress packed with grains of glutinous rice. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A beam of sunlight spotlights an old mattress packed with grains of glutinous rice. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 20/12/2013: A beam of sunlight spotlights an old mattress packed with grains of glutinous rice. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A dust encrusted picture, buries memories from another era. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A dust encrusted picture, buries memories from another era. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 23/01/2014: A dust encrusted picture, buries memories from another era. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • The  soft folds of discarded undergarments constrast sharply, with the hard geopmetic patterns of the tiled floor. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.The  soft folds of discarded undergarments constrast sharply, with the hard geopmetic patterns of the tiled floor. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 20/12/2013: The soft folds of discarded undergarments constrast sharply, with the hard geopmetic patterns of the tiled floor. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A pig ritually slaughtered for a family wedding. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A pig ritually slaughtered for a family wedding. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 12/01/2014: A pig ritually slaughtered for a family wedding. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A bowl of pig's blood evokes a sinster image of a bloodshot eyeball. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A bowl of pig's blood evokes a sinster image of a bloodshot eyeball. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 12/01/2014: A bowl of pig's blood evokes a sinster image of a bloodshot eyeball. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A young couple take their wedding vows. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A young couple take their wedding vows. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 13/01/2014: A young couple take their wedding vows. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • A glimpse into somebodys home through broken panes of glass. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.A glimpse into somebodys home through broken panes of glass. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 03/01/2014: A glimpse into somebodys home through broken panes of glass. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier
  • Mosquito netting is essential for safe sleepng  in a malairial prone environment. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.Mosquito netting is essential for safe sleepng  in a malairial prone environment. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
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      Thailand, Chaiyaphum, Chaiyaphum province, Thailand - 08/07/2013: Mosquito netting is essential for safe sleepng in a malairial prone environment. Coelacanth is a series that explores the complex nature of the traditional Isan (North East Thailand) way of life, encompassing ancient belief systems, superstitions and rituals that occur within daily life. This particular set of photographs focuses on various family members of one household in a tiny village comprising 300 dwellings in the Chaiyaphum province of Isan.
      Credit: © Simon Larbalestier

 

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