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Nicolas Axelrod

Nick is a filmmaker and photographer, he has been based in Southeast Asia since 2008 and is a founding member of Ruom Collective. He is fluent in English and French.
He has worked for a number of international humanitarian organizations such as UNICEF, Human Rights Watch and Amnesty International. His journalistic work has been published in various local and international publications, including The International New York Times and Time Magazine. He has produced video content for clients such as National Geographic, CNN, and NBC.
Nick specialises in documenting the adverse impacts of development on local communities and the environment.

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Commissioned work for Great Big Story Phra Maha Pranom Dhammalangkaro is a Buddhist monk leading a massive recycling effort in Thailand. Every month, 10 tons of plastic bottles are delivered to his temple for recycling.


Commissioned work for Great Big Story Phinyo Pukphinyo has an ordinary job with a few extraordinary requirements. As a firefighter in Bangkok, he's not only expected to save people from burning buildings but also from snakes.


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