18th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Travel
Art of Fishing in Inle Lake

One leg paddling, team work, nature, peace… it’s a unique combination in Shan State, Myanmar. Inle Lake fishermen have a curious and unique rowing style, which consists of standing on one leg on the extreme of the boat and wrapping their other leg around the the oar. The fishermen at Inle Lake are a must see on your trip to Myanmar.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 12.2019
Date Uploaded: 11.2020
Photo Location: Inle, Myanmar
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III
Copyright: © Khin Mg Lwin