Me, in his eyes

Posted by Ziren (Singapore, Singapore) on 12 March 2010 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

I am Ziren Wang, a student from Raffles Institution, Singapore. I picked up a camera in January 2009 in my school's photographic society, and I have never looked back. Years later, I have explored various different forms of photography, from event coverage, to fashion, to documentary, to photography using DIY lenses, and most recently, to film.

I must thank my seniors who have been so instrumental in developing in me a passion for this art. It has been said that there are two kinds of teachers: one gives the man the fish; the other teaches the man to fish. I believe my seniors are of a third kind: they have made me want to fish. They have imparted me with important technical skills, but they have also inspired me to continue photographing for six years.

"To take a photograph is to participate in another person's mortality, vulnerability, mutability. Precisely by slicing out this moment and freezing it, all photographs testify to time's relentless melt." -Susan Sontag

Xerophytes from London, United Kingdom

Oh I saw you in the left! Great!

14 Mar 2010 8:51am

Anne from Singapore, Singapore

Good close-up, great shot :-)

15 Mar 2010 6:18am

Upperwolf from Budapest, Hungary

very good composition.

21 Mar 2010 9:34pm

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