Documentary photographer based in Jakarta, Indonesia.
… And we wept. Growing up in America, I didn’t get to spend as much time with my family in Indonesia. But every time I saw my aunt, she always greeted with a big smile. It’s the way her face lit up when she smiles that conquer the months and years between us. I will miss that, her crooked teeth, the way her red lipstick stretches across her face when she smiles, and her warmth when she put her arm around me.
Charted remains of an elementary school burned by fire that ravaged over 3000 hectares at Tanjung Leban Village. The fire is suspected to have started by a farmer to clear their land. Riau, Sumatra. #documentary #photojournalism #indonesia #onassignment
A burned house at Tanjung Leban village in Riau, Sumatra. Over 3000 hectares of land has been engulfed by the fire. The fire is suspected to have started by slash and burned of land clearing normally practiced by farmers. #documentary #photojournalism #indonesia
A portrait of Joshua and his puppy Leki. Schools in Riau were closed due to bad air quality as fire continues to burn in many palm oil plantations in the area. #documentary #onassignment #photojournalism #indonesia