Yangon 2008. Man lacking shoes is walking in Pazundaung township.
Bago Town, 2006. Pilgrims paying homage to the boa at the Snake Monastery.
Mudon, Mon State 2008. Spirits inside the Win Sein Taw Ya, the largest reclining Buddha in the world.
Monywa, Sagaing division 2006. Portrait of friendship at the last day of the school before summer vacation.
Chaoungtha beach, Ayeyarwady division 2008. A little dead black pig on the coast.
Yangon 2012. Soe Moe (26 years old) is HIV positive. He openly expresses his homosexuality, which is still a taboo. He was infected by his boyfriend. He also suffers from tuberculosis.
Delta of Ayeyarwady river 2006. Fathers embracing their children on the way to Mawdin Point, which is accessible by foreigners only once per year for ten days during a festival.
Mawdin Point, Andaman sea 2006. A boy holding a fake gun. Children especially in remote areas grow up in violence and drug addiction.
Myitkyina City, Kachin State 2007. KIA female soldiers (Kachin Independent Army) in a photographic studio during Kachin State Day.
Yangon 2012. Mother mourning the loss of her son, who died of Hepatitis C. Healthcare lacks of education, accesability and services.
Burma,Yangon Division, Yangon City, 2008. Chin girls living in an orphanage.
Yangon 2012. Men looking their relative’s burned dead body.
Monywa town, Sagaing division 2008. Man returning at home.
Sittwe, Rakhine State 2008. Playing football on the tidal current when there was peace between muslims and buddhists.
Bagan 2007. A woman is making up according to the local perception of beauty in a photographic studio.
Yangon 2008. A couple enjoying one of the limited choices of entertainment.
Taungyi, Shan State 2015. A couple living near the balloon festival area.
Yangon 2008. A young man is waiting with polished shoes and gifts.
Hpa-An, Karen State 2008. A boy is performing a beast who transforms to a prince.
Bagan 2006. A young woman is enjoying a cigarette as a western and forbidden pleasure.
Yangon 2015. Tin Tun Aung (30) was a ‘Generation Wave’ member. He took part in the 2008 Red Campaign and he was arrested. He was forced to carry the State army’s equipment in the jungle during the civil battles at Shan State. He stepped on a mine and lost his leg. He was released in October 2011. He attends again his university studies after a long delay. He feels more secure and excited after the elections of 2015.
Yangon 2008. Members of the underground movement Generation Wave launched a nonviolent RED CAMPAIGN by throwing red paint on the walls in public places to mark the 20th Anniversary of the bloody crack down by the military regime on the largest pro-democracy uprising in 1988. Most of the activists were arrested immediately after the action and some got released on January 13 2012.
Magway 2007. A naked boy is imitating horses inside a lake.
Yangon 2012. NLD supporters during a campaign before the by-elections. Images of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and her father can be shown in public again for first time after long restriction.
Yangon 2015. Aung San Suu Kyi’s last campaign before the historical elections of November 8 2015.
Yangon 2015. A young couple believing in ASSK during one of the last campaigns before the national elections. “Time to change”, “The law is to protect properties and rights of peoples’, “Walk into history” are some of their dreams they wish to make real.
Kawhmu 2015. A woman after her vore on November 8. The inked finger is the evidence that the citizen had voted. Around 30 million people voted and 3 million have been illegibe or banned.
Yangon 2015. Aung San Suu Kyi few days before her landslide victory.
Yangon 2012. Punk Zarni in downtown.
Bagan 2007. Mother with son at the backstage of the mobile photographic studio Mahlaing Thida.
Yangon 2015. One of the few neighborhoods left in downtown among building constructions.
Yangon 2015. April and Steel have decided to take the risk and live together, although it is illegal in Myanmar among not married couples. Traditionaly people feel shame to kiss or express their intimate feelings in public.
Yangon 2008. Inside a theater at “Happy World” amusement park a few months after the constitutional referendum, which was held on 10 May 2008.