Behind the lens: Hong Kong domestic helpers discover their hidden talent for photography

Behind the lens: Hong Kong domestic helpers discover their hidden talent for photography
March 27, 2023 site.admin
In Press & Awards

In the second part of our series, SCMP brings in focus two Indonesian maids/photographers Sinna Hermanto and Asti Maria

Domestic helper Asti Maria only gets to see Hong Kong’s landscapes on Sundays, her days off, but she preserves the memory of the city’s mountains and hills, and the feeling of peace she gets from it, through photographs.

“My favourite photo is of a dog sitting on a cliff. You can see a beach in Sai Kung in front of it. I like that because I feel serenity [when I look at it],” says the 33-year-old from Malang, East Java, in Indonesia.

Read More:https://www.scmp.com/news/hong-kong/education-community/article/1834514/behind-lens-hong-kong-domestic-helpers-discover