Asia Europe Middle East
Languages Spoken: English, Thai, German
Years of experience: 3 to 5
Athikhom Saengchai is a Thai documentary photographer based in Bangkok, Thailand. He has pursued a career in academia and international development, gaining a broad range of working experience from international affairs, political and social development, peaceful conflict solution to cultural affairs, digital preservation of cultural heritage and memory.
He applies his cross-cultural and interdisciplinary experience to his documentary projects focusing on overlooked political, social, and cultural issues. He is particularly interested in underrepresented ethnic minorities and endangered culture. He is committed to raise awareness of these issues, promote a better understanding of and minimize biases against marginalized people and communities, and preserve their cultural heritage and memory.
He is a member of Diversify Photo. His works were published in National Graphic, National Geographic Traveler US, National Geographic Thailand, National Geographic Traveller India, Lonely Planet, The Culture Trip and several travel and news websites.