Thomas Tham (Cambodia)
Thomas is a volunteer consultant and founder to few non-profit organizations in Asia, Thomas steps forward to help in building better life for the disadvantaged people. He involved in infrastructure, social and life skill programs and connecting NGOs to galvanize and share resources from each other.
Thomas’s interest in Photography developed from just a hobby to a medium with a sole purpose to help, to tell the stories of disadvantaged people, especially the children who have been forsaken, through his pictures. As a humanitarian, photographer and a teacher in photography, Thomas aims to bring about awareness of suffering children to the world and in turn better their lives, for he believes that children today are our future.
Thomas Tham strongly believes that a good honest picture is worth a thousand words: “A complex idea can be conveyed with just a single still image, often captured in seconds. It also aptly characterizes one of the main goals of visualization, namely making it possible to absorb large amounts of data quickly,” he explains
Thomas has won many International awards and well respected for his children advocacy works. He has many fans across the globe and his outstanding works captured the attention and touched many hearts. His works have been exhibited in galleries and published in many magazines. Thomas is an accredited photography instructor with The Photographic Society of Singapore and he is still actively sharing his knowledge with various organizations in Singapore, Philippines, Cambodia and Thailand. Thomas is currently a freelance and contracted photojournalist with Vitamin Angels, USA.
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