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.

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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