Sustainable Living Festival – Lock the Gate Alliance – Melbourne 2014
Blast from the past: a shot from my first roll of film ever – Melbourne Jan 2014
Ok, not a great pic, technically speaking, but I really wanted to share also this part of my experience abroad. I’ve kind of been a brave kid since I was little, and when I bought my Fuji x100s I felt as I also got some extra Robert Capa’s attitude along with this tiny 35mm. So here I am, in the front line of public protests in Phnom Penh, 2014, living the dream of being a reporter and getting all the focus and exposure wrong 😉 I had a lot of fun though, and learnt tons, so I guess it was a valuable experience anyway. Looking forward to being there again.
I even wrote a short article at that time, hope you enjoy the shots as well 🙂
“THE STICK AND THE CARROT – In January 2014 Cambodian workers raised their voices to call for a change of the exploitative labor regime they are subjected to, especially in the garment sector. When security forces responded with indiscriminated violence, cracking down on peaceful demonstrations, the situation turned into chaos. Continue reading “David and Goliath”