Jittrapon Kaicome is aphotojournalist born and raised in Chiang Mai, Thailand. His projects focus on countries in the Mekong region of Southeast Asia. These works highlight current affairs, conflicts, environmental crises related to climate change and the struggles of marginalized communities and displaced persons along the Myanmar-Thailand border. He believes pictures make an impact bestow understanding of our society. Jittrapon’s work has been featured in Le Monde, Al Jazeera, The Washington Post, Agence France Presse (AFP), Agencia EFE, ABC News, The Diplomat, Channel News Asia, and National Geographic Thailand.
Workshop: Granted a scholarship for photojournalism survival kit workshop with Ron Haviv by VIIAcademy.
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"Merit" is a name for “happiness”. It's what bursting inside,
it's a final destination that everyone is seeking for their whole life
but before they reach it, it has Stories, when everything;
“It comes, It stays and It goes”.
I'm on my journey, inspired by Buddhist philosophy.