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Birds of Borneo, Asian Geographic Magazine 2014

John Nat Arifin is a Singapore based wildlife photographer, writer and educator. John travels across Asia to document wildlife and culture in search of a perfect moment to freeze in time and experience to share with readers and friends.

  • Graduated with Master of Science in Engineering. Worked 20 years in Multi-national Corporations covering Asia Pacific region.
  • Attended master class at Brooks Institute of Photography in California.
  • Participated in the BBC Wildlife Photo Symposium in London.
  • Awarded with his Associateship from the Royal Photography Society (RPS) in London in 1992.
  • Awarded ” Best of Decade Award” in photojournalism from Asian Geographic Magazine in 2009.

He contributed photographs and story write ups to various regional magazines such as

  • Asian Geographic,
  • Asian Photography,
  • Asian Escape,
  • Nature Watch,
  • Wingspan-Birds Australia and Spa Asia.

His birding gears:

  • Canon 5D III
  • Canon 7D II
  • 17-40 mm Wide Angle
  • 100-400mm short zoom
  • 600 mm tele photo lens
  • 1.4X Tele Converter
  • Metz 64 AF-1 flash with TTL remote cable
  • GITZO Carbon Tripod GT 3530LS
  • Orion Gimbal Head
  • Lowepro Pro Roller X200

He determines the number of stars; he gives to all of them their names. Great is our Lord.and abundant in power.

Psalm 147:4-5

He who dwells in shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty

Psalm 91:1

I lift up my eyes to the hills. From where does my help come ? My help comes from the Lord, who made heaven and earth.

Psalm 121:1-2



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