samuelhezhengbang@gmail.com

+65 96525354

Singapore



Samuel enjoys telling stories through pictures.


He started his career as a photojournalist with The Straits Times in Singapore. There, he produced photographs and in-depth feature stories. His work has garnered international awards like a Society of Publishers in Asia (SOPA) first prize for feature photography.


Together with a team of photojournalists, he produced content for the paper's multimedia website, Through the Lens, which he helped start in 2010.


The site won a Gold Award for Best in Online Media - Newspaper Website, at the IFRA Asian Digital Media Awards in 2011.


In 2012, Samuel ventured outside the walls of the newsroom to continue his journey with photography.


Besides taking on corporate and commercial photography assignments, he plans to continue working on documentary and art projects.


His clients include the Ministry of Information, Communication and the Arts and SingTel.


Samuel graduated with first class honours from the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information at Nanyang Technological University in 2008.