Pawo Choyning Dorji
Pawo Choyning Dorji is a photographer, filmmaker and the author of Seeing Sacred: Lights & Shadows along the Journey. He is working on a second book of photo-essays titled Sacred Paths: The Journey of Master Xuanzang. His photos have been published in international magazines and newspapers including LIFE, Esquire, and The Wall Street Journal. VICE Magazine International selected one of his photos as one of the best photos of 2014. Pawo is also the producer of the internationally acclaimed Bhutanese feature film Hema Hema: Sing Me a Song While I Wait. The film was featured in some of the most prestigious international film festivals and awarded the ‘special mention’ at the Toronto International Film Festival (2016), while winning the audience award at the Golden Global Film Awards (2017) in Malaysia.