When the Asian tsunami hit southern Thailand in 2004, the sea that had sustained the region for generations—the Andaman—rose up, destroying families and killing thousands. Three-and-a-half years later, a team of journalists set out for the seaside province of Phang-nga to document the lives and culture of people living by the Andaman. They found a people marked—but not defined—by disaster, a people who have taken on challenges and risen above them.

Videographer, photographer, editor, team video support and equipment logistics.

Awards:
2009 Online Journalism Award for Student Journalism (team award).
2009 Society for News Design Best of Multimedia Design Silver Award (team award).
2009 Horizon Interactive Award, Gold, College & University (team award).
NPPA Multimedia Contest, Sept. 2008, 1st Place, Multimedia Project (team award).

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