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MY STORY photo project 9 at Borderline

So it’s Thursday, April 3, 6 pm at Borderline Gallery in Mae Sot, Thailand.  The 9th annual MY STORY photo project exhibition is about to open, but you are in Nova Scotia, New York, England, Cambodia.  No worries, we’ll bring the exhibition to you:  38 images from  38 photographers in Burma and Thailand.   Here’s your invitation:

3  photo: Ah Hsee Mee

“3″
photo: Ah Hsee Mee

Myitkyina Lisu Baptist Association, Myitkyina, Burma: January 8 – 14, 2014

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Cooking photo:  Waw See

Cooking
photo: Waw See

Through the trees photo:  Zi See Nyo

Through the trees
photo: Zi See Nyu

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He is studying photo:  Byar Lay Mee

He is studying
photo: Byar Lay Mee

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Bird's eye photo:  David

Bird’s eye
photo: David

 

 

Landscape photo:  Maw Shee

Landscape
photo: Maw Shee

Maw She  photo:  David

Lar Tar

Too big shoes photo:  Lar Tar

Too big shoes
photo: Lar Tar

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

New Light Media Group & Holistic Community Development Project, Yangon, Burma:

January 20 – 25, 2014

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The happiness of the poor
photo: Vicky

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Working photo:  San

Working
photo: San

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Composition photo:  Yarzar

Composition
photo: Yarzar

 

Garlic photo:  Nghai

Garlic
photo: Nghai

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Myanmar old man photo:  Ring

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Aung Aung runs
photo: Kyin Kyin

 

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People photo:  Haung Zaung

People
photo: Haung Zaung

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The subject on the phone photo:  Bone Bon

The subject on the phone
photo: Bone Bon

 

 

 

 

 

Smiling lady at the market photo:  Aung Aung

Smiling lady at the market
photo: Aung Aung

 

 

 

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Grandmother photo:  Esther

Grandmother
photo: Esther

 

 

 

 

 

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Kaw Tha Blay Learning Centre workshop, Mae Tan, Thailand:  February 13 – 20, 2014

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Jumping!  photo:  Gay Poe

Jumping!
photo: Gay Poe

 

 

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Boy on the raft
photo: Myint Oo

 

 

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She studies in the night photo:  Zin Mar Oo

She studies in the night
photo: Zin Mar Oo

 

Karen traditional shirt photo:  Lay Gay

Karen traditional shirt
photo: Lay Gay

 

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The branches point to the sky photo:  Mg Chit

The branches point to the sky
photo: Mg Chit

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Childhood photo:  Dah Mya Soe

Childhood
photo: Dah Mya Soe

 

 

 

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Sitting of woman photo:  Shela

Sitting of woman
photo: Shela

 

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Don't show my face! photo:  Ko Moe

Don’t show my face!
photo: Ko Moe

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Computer time photo  Kyaw Soe Ooo

Computer time
photo Kyaw Soe Ooo

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Hair never cut photo: Tha Zin Aye

Hair never cut
photo: Tha Zin Aye

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Rays of Youth, Mae Pa, Thailand  March 24 – 29, 2014

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No one comes to buy their flowers so they are waiting photo:  Pawk Mai

No one comes to buy their flowers so they are waiting
photo: Pawk Mai

 

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This girl take care her sister photo:  Kyaw Min

This girl take care her sister
photo: Kyaw Min

 

Earth of flower garden photo:  Ye Min

Earth of flower garden
photo: Ye Min

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Working hard wherever they are photo:  Moe

Working hard wherever they are
photo: Moe

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Daily life of migrant worker photo:  Kyaw Gi

Daily life of migrant worker
photo: Kyaw Gi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Youth and camera toward social network photo:  Kat

Youth and camera toward social network
photo: Kat

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Under the meat of seller's life photo:  Pi Ngae

Under the meat of seller’s life
photo: Pi Ngae

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Walking toward the goal among the several ways; how brave the red ant! photo:  Mot Mot

Walking toward the goal among the several ways; how brave the red ant!
photo: Mot Mot

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Not only full, but also tasty! photo:  Su Hlaing

Not only full, but also tasty!
photo: Su Hlaing

 

 

 

 

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Gone on photo:  Friday

Gone on
photo: Friday

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MY STORY photo project 9

would like to thank:

Ton Baars for his willingness to help in all things

Cathy Downham for her enthusiasm

Ann, Help without Frontiers, Mae Pa

Jolie, Rays of Youth, Mae Pa

Maitri for the exhibition prints, Mae Sot

Mu Mu, New Light Media Group, Yangon

Mu Paw, Holistic Community Development Project, Yangon

Open Society Foundations

Kaw Tha Blay Learning Centre, Mae Tan

Peter & Na Na Swan, for having the idea, Pyin Oo Lwin

Petchari & Gigahertz for cameras, Mae Sot

The amazing staff at Borderline Gallery

Sylvia for transport

Vicky, for her ability to translate Nat, Yangon

and most of all

the 38 young photographers who made this all possible



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