Author Archive for David Teo

David is a documentary photographer who tells the story of the human condition in all its different states visually in pictures.

Fishing on the High Seas – Part 1

Battling rocky waters on the high seas, being scorched under the sweltering tropical heat while hauling in the catch from the sea which forms the basis of one’s livelihood, the fishermen of Malaysia toil unceasingly using the most basic of…

Under the Crescent Moon

I’ve been photographing Muslims and the Islamic faith since the year 2003, and have a collection of photos detailing the various important holy periods in the Islamic calendar, but I took a few years off the project while focusing my…

Getting Up Close and Personal

One of the oft-quoted maxims in photography is the famous line by Robert Capa – “If your photos aren’t good enough, you are not close enough”. On the streets, getting close enough to strangers to produce the kind of close,…