TwentyFifteen.sg: 50 Years, 20 Stories, 1 Singapore

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As Singapore marches towards its 50th anniversary of independence, PLATFORM.Sg have taken an early step forward to mark the occasion with their self-funded Twentyfifteen.sg project.

Twentyfifteen.sg – Marking 50 Years of Singapore Independence with Indie Photography

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As Singapore slowly marches towards her 50th anniversary of independence in 2015, our partners at PLATFORM.Sg have taken an early step forward.

Ore Huiying, We Are Farmers

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  I had never considered my family worthy of documenting, because like most people, I thought they were ordinary. A life-changing incident a few years ago changed my mind. Diagnosed with meningitis, I was in a critical coma for several days. When I reflected on the things I would lose if life ended, I realized that my family was where my sense of self, community and tradition were inherited. I had felt neither appreciation nor understanding towards them. This documentation project is an attempt to bridge my indifference, and to relook at a subject taken for granted by most. I …