The quick, brown fox jumps over a lazy dog.
Jasmine Quyen Tran is the founder of The Freckles Studios. This is her story of travel and tenacity.
“The desire to live slowly made me take up photography, or the dream of being a photographer led me to slow down”. Phuong Tran sits down to choose three of his favourite shots for the latest in our series.
“Every photo I take is stored in two places,” Hai Vu tells us, “on the memory card of my camera…and in my heart.” Here, the travel and urban architecture photographer tells us about his stand-out shots.
Unlike the other photographers in our series exploring Vietnam through the lens of local artists, Minh Pham is new to the game. You’d never know. Minh’s images capture moments that offer more questions than answers.
Alexandre Garel’s photos explore Southern Vietnamese architecture. Here he shares his favourite works.
Khoa Chim is shining a light on Vietnam’s traditions for a new generation with his innovative, eclectic work. “At some time during every cultural period, civilization sought to preserve their culture. This is my generation’s time to do the same…”
Thinh Doan is Saigon born and raised. The photographer loves scaling rooftops to get his amazing shots. Here, he tells us about his favourite images.
“Photographs reveal the soul of the photographer, and all the experiences they’ve been through.” Thuyen Hello shares us his three favourite shots.
Nguyen Van refuses to call himself a photographer. And he won’t let us call him one either. But his images, and his hot Instagram feed @odaucungchup, prove his love for the city he’s called home for the last ten years.
“Never before would I have thought I’d be regularly waking up before dawn, climbing mountains, having these adventures…” Pham Huy Trung shares the stories behind his three favourite shots.
“I’m just a satellite floating through space observing and recording moments,” Duck Tran – founder of Wanderful Dreamers says. So we asked him to pick his favourite three shots.
Kata Simon won Below Whiskey Den the title of Saigon’s Best Negroni 2019. So we ask that talented beverage manager what’s her essential kit.