Honorable Mention / 2021 / Portraiture / Family

Who is the storyteller in your family?

  • Photographer
    Tan Chin Hock
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My mum, with her endless anecdotes, is a compelling companion for my 4-year-old. Who is the storyteller in your family?

One of the heartwarming spontaneous moment captured during the circuit breaker (one of the preventive measures by the Government of Singapore in response to the COVID-19 pandemic).

Chin Hock
Advocate for Strong Families

An advocate of strong families, Chin Hock is known for promoting filial piety in Singapore. For the dedication to his parents and for advocacy of the Asian value ‘Filial Piety’, he was awarded the filial piety award conferred by Nanyang Confucian Association in 2013. An avid photographer, his family themed photographs have been featured in the Ngee Ann Photographic Exhibition (NAPE), one of the largest
photography exhibitions in Singapore, from 2015 – 2019 consecutively. The avid photographer revolves his life around family, running and dark chocolates.

Awards PX3 Book Best New Talent 2019

Inspiring author of photobook ‘Father (父), Mother (母)’ https://singapore.kinokuniya.com/bw/9789810969318)

Photo exhibits on family values were selected for the Ngee Ann Photography Exhibition (Singapore) in 2015- 2021.