Woong-jae Shin

Photojournalist
     
Location: Seoul
Nationality: South Korean
Biography: Shin Woong-jae is a South Korean photojournalist based in New York and Seoul. He majored Linguistics and studied Semiotics at Korea University in Seoul, South Korea, before starting photography. His semiotics studies led him to brand marketing,... read on
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Whisky Shots - Shin Woong-jae
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Jul 5, 2015
This is such a great honor to have interview with WPO about my photography. Please enjoy it.
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"A deliberately composed photograph awakens our minds, leads our senses to awareness, hopefully inspires our souls, and provokes certain change."

Shin Woong-jae tells us why he gave up a successful career in brand management to pursue his dream of becoming a photojournalist:

http://www.worldphoto.org/community/blogs/whisky-shots-shin-woong-jae-fotovisura

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