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Eddie Chua

News Editor of
The Star Media Group Berhad
Eddie Chua is an award-winning journalist and photographer based in Kuala Lumpur. He is a news editor with a Malaysia national newspaper and travelled extensively across South-East Asia for news assignments and photography projects, documenting people lifestyle, culture and landscape.
 
Eddie has published a photo book and essay on Kudat, a remote destination at the tip of Borneo Island, on its people, culture and landscape. The 40-pages book was published in 2018.
 
Currently, he is working on South-East Asia ethnic portraiture, using a conceptual approach to rephotography the bygone era, as part of his ongoing project.
 
He also teaches photography and held regular workshops in Malaysia, Thailand, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Indonesia, Myanmar and the Philippines.