PhotographerLim Yaohui
PrizeHonorable Mention
CompanyThe Straits Times
City/CountrySingapore, Singapore
Photo Date15/02/2017
Entry Description

Mr Neil Munro, 67, and his wife Clare, 65, looking at the tombstone of her father’s brother at Kranji War Cemetery on Feb 15, 2017, after the remembrance ceremony to mark the 75th year since the Fall of Singapore. The farmers had travelled from Australia to Singapore as part of a military history tour.

About Photographer

Lim Yaohui worked at the Singapore Botanic Gardens after graduating from the National University of Singapore in 2007. As a horticulturist, his job involved planting trees and taking care of plants in Rainforest, Symphony Lake, Heliconia Walk and Palm Valley. In 2012, he left to pursue photography full time. After freelancing more than three years, he is now a staff photographer with The Straits Times in 2016.