Photojournalism

Do You Hear the People Sing

I’m sorry if I’m referencing Les Misérables again after my last post (I’ve been a fan for 19 years, pun intended :P), but a few nights ago, on the 19th January, I was part of a similar sea of unbridled…

Tokyo Dreaming – The Exhibition

Shinjuku Girls - Shinjuku, Tokyo 2012

The first time I visited Tokyo, I felt like I was walking through a dream. Ephemeral humanity surged past me – each dark figure impassive, scurrying, hurtling towards an unknown destination amidst an oddly placed silence. When I turned a corner,…

Working those 10,000 hours

Malcolm Gadwell in his seminal work “Outliers” mentioned the value of working hard at perfecting the one thing you want to be good at – putting in 10,000 hours practise to be precise, to hone the desired skill. I’ve been…

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…