Look up / by Ying Kit Tham

Photography is a 2-dimensional representation of the 3-dimensional environment we live in. We often forget this, taking photographs at the most comfortable position - the eye level. Living in a built-up environment and wedged between skyscrapers, opportunities to photograph these giants are in abundance and only limited by the imagination. The potential which the ubiquitous public housing presents is often devalued by our familiarity with them. Everytime you walk pass a block of flats, an opportunity above might be missed if your eyes are fixated on the path ahead. Look up.

Light well in Pasir Ris