The Star Photographer Azhar Mahfof who photographed the life of a 12 years boy Mert Bert in Cambodia, has won him a Gold Award of IFRA Best Newspaper Photographer category at the 6th Asia Media Awards 2007 recently.
The Angkor photo essay as named by him also won the first prize for Best Photo Essay in Malaysia Press Institute (MPI). Check here
Mert Bert who lost his right leg after an illness and is now under rehabilitation at The Handicap Internation Centre Cambodia. Azhah mahfof has more images in his photoblog. Go here find out more about his photography