Fishing Village

PhotographerHamlito Nocete
PrizeGold in Editorial / Photo Essay and Feature Story
Entry Description

The Kuala Sepatang Fishing Village, formerly named as Port Weld from the British Governor before. the fishing village located along the Sepatang river connecting to the sea. The main livelihood of the people here is fishing, living are mostly Chinese decent and some foreigners from Thailand, Myanmar, Nepal were hired for helpers for fishing. Aside from fish, shrimps, shells are among the abundant catch. the photos were taken from a bridge overlooking the village and is a great vantage point to capture the scenes from morning until nighttime and the daily lives of the people in the village.