The Malaysian photojournalist wants to get up close and document the reality of impoverished lives, their struggles and optimism. By doing so, Kiran hopes to encourage the donation of solar lights to these people, through a multi-country, multi-year project he calls “Give Them Light”.
The lines above appeared in the Option, a pullout of the The Edge, a business weekly in Malaysia, in a story entitled ‘Ray of Hope’. Kiran Kreer, a Malaysian-born photojournalist, is on the cover of the pullout.
“Got a sweet surprise early today morning! Never thought to see my face on a front cover. It’s a weird feeling all together,” Kiran Kreer writs on his Facebook page. H goes by the handle iMKiran.
For full story, see here. – ASIA SAMACHAR (15 Jan 2015)
[ASIA SAMACHAR is an online newspaper for Sikhs in Southeast Asia and surrounding countries. Go to www.asiasamachar.com]