Category: Photography

JOHN CHO // Writer-Director, Production Designer // Malaysia

Travel | Antalya | 2013

Antalya (Turkish pronunciation: [anˈtalja]) is a city on the Mediterranean coast of southwestern Turkey.  It is Turkey’s biggest international sea resort, located on the Turkish Riviera.

Portraiture | Engagement | Denise and Kay

I was of course very flattered that when Denise saw a brief slideshow of my work during Steph and Thirun’s wedding – and though she was not considering having pre-wedding photographs for her big day – she felt compelled to get in touch with me after that.  So I gave her a few suggestions of…
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Portraiture | Engagement | Stephanie and Thirun

Stephanie and Thirun are an amazing couple bursting with positive energy and creative passion. Sekeping Tenggiri provides a great backdrop for the photoshoot, its eclectic mix of old and new textures and varied array of design elements matches the couple’s personality. I personally enjoyed the half day out massively.

News | The Apprentice (2011) in Mexico for GIFF15 featured on Cinema Online

The Apprentice (2011) and my latest escapade to the 15th Guanajuato International Film Festival 2012 in Guanajuato, Mexico were featured on Cinema Online.  You can click on the picture below to read the report in its entirety on the Cinema Online website.

Travel | Film festival | 15th Guanajuato International Film Festival | Guanajuato, Mexico

The 15th Guanajuato International Film Festival, arguably the most important annual film event in Latin America, for me was a life-changing experience. If Short Shorts opened my eyes to the filmmaking global community, GIFF15 convinced me that I wanted so badly to be a part of it. It was also the first time I had…
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News | Film festival | Official selection | In competition | 15th Guanajuato International Film Festival | Guanajuato, Mexico | The Apprentice

We are excited to announce that the short documentary by Mahen and I, The Apprentice (2011), has been invited and officially selected by the Academy-qualifying 15th Guanajuato International Film Festival in Guanajuato, Mexico and will be competing in the Documental Cortometraje  (Short Documentary) category.  You can click on the picture below to view the listing on their official…
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Travel | Film festival | 14th Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia (2012) | Tokyo, Japan

This was my very first film festival experience and truly, what a way to experience it. The Academy-qualifying Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia is the Asian chapter of the prestigious film festival from LA. Mahen and I travelled to Tokyo with The Apprentice, which was selected for Official Competition under the Asia International category.…
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News | Film festival | Official selection | In competition | 14th Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia 2012 | Tokyo, Japan | The Apprentice

We are excited to announce that the short documentary by Mahen and I, The Apprentice (2011), has officially been selected by the Academy-qualifying 14th Short Shorts Film Festival and Asia 2012 in Tokyo, Japan and will be competing in the Asia International category. You can click on the picture below to view the listing on their official website.

Travel | Bergamo | 2012

On a rainy day, the wife and I were taken on a day trip out to the historic hilltop town of Bergamo, which is referred to as Città Alta, the “Upper City”.  Through wet and narrow alleys, the true character of the town started to open up.  Wish we had more time to explore the whole…
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