The New York Times photojournalist David Guttenfelder streams live on Periscope from North Korea


I’ve signed on to Periscope because I can see it’s potential for storytelling. But, I’ve yet to find  myself in a suitable situation to utilise it properly (aside from viewing […]

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A short film about Skateistan and Afghan skateboarder, Merza Muhammadi


Skateistan is an NGO started by Australian skateboarder, Oliver Percovich, in Kabul, Afghanistan back in 2007. The objective of the organisation is to engage youth is a positive manner. I […]

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Come visit the Fat Bidin booth at Art For Grabs (6th & 7th June, Jaya One)!


So I’m all prepared for this weekend’s Art For Grabs! I’ve got all the books (The Adventures of a KL-ite in Afghanistan)  in stock. And ten limited edition photo prints […]

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Not one, but two, limited photo prints of the last Jew in Afghanistan!


Today is a lucky day for all you Fat Bidin fans out there! Every Wednesdays, I offer up one limited photo print for sale. But today, and only today, I […]

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A photo print of an ultra-poor Hazarat family in Bamiyan, Afghanistan


In war-torn countries, it is almost too common to see the ultra-poor unable to bring themselves ahead in life. And this was what I saw in Afghanistan. In the mountains of […]

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A limited photo print of the Malaysian military helping local Afghan villagers


The Malaysian military team who were in Afghanistan (MALCON ISAF 2) were on a humanitarian mission rather than a combat one. They helped to build water filtering systems, consult and […]

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A photo print of the Malaysian military assisting injured victims of a Taliban attack


One of the most dramatic moments during my time with the Malaysian Armed Forces in Afghanistan was when the Taliban attacked an ANP (Afghan National Police) checkpoint. They were rained […]

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Limited photo print of Sergeant Azizan Hashim of the Malaysian Armed Forces in Afghanistan


The picture above is of Sergeant Azizan Hashim of the Malaysian Armed Forces standing guard in Bamiyan, Afghanistan. One of the vehicles in the patrolling convoy broke down and the […]

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Limited photo print sale from Zan Azlee’s Afghanistan collection


As most would probably know (or maybe not!), I had gone to Afghanistan in 2011 and embedded myself with the Malaysian military stationed in the mountains of Bamiyan. I was […]

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