Oat-Chaiyasith Junjuerdee is a multi-disciplined photographer based in Bangkok and London. With his impressive background in architecture and design, he has applied creative approaches in storytelling and documentaries by communicating a sense of the person’s personality through his lens. Oat-Chaiyasith Junjuerdee captures precious moments and edits them to convey the best expressions of his subjects. His remarkable works have greatly moved those who have viewed his photos.
He is renowned for his portrayal/portraits of bands, artists, models and successful entrepreneurs worldwide. Furthermore his works have been so well received that his photography, fashion photography, documentaries and wedding photography has been published in both local and international media.
Additionally, he has received prizes from photo contests from prestigious photography organizations from around the world including: The Royal Photographic Society (UK), Wedding Photojournalist Association (WPJA), the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers (ISPWP) and many more. Many of the photos that Oat sent into these competitions have been on display in several photo exhibitions in various countries.
At the age of 22, Oat received a “RPST” (what is this? Use the full name first before using the acronym) as an honour from the Royal Photographic Society of Thailand under the royal patronage of H.M. the King. This has led him to become one of the official photographers for many important ceremonies in Thailand such as The Royal Cremation of Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana, The Royal Barge Ceremony and the Parade of Royal Guards on His Majesty the King’s birthday.
In 2011, Oat showcased his personal (photography?) project entitled “Everyday Portrait Exhibition” of 360 individuals he encountered during his stay in London. As the exhibition was so well received it was displayed once again in Bangkok, Thailand in 2012.
In the last few years, Oat has continued his professional photographic journey in advertising. His previous works has enabled him to earn the trust of several major brands and magazines such as Samsung, Nokia, Harrods, Wallpaper, MM6 and more (STOP USING ETC SAY WHAT IT IS OR END THE SENTENSE!). Furthermore, Oat-Chayasith has been an endorser and brand representative for Incase in 2012 and Canon in 2014.
In early January, 2015 Oat’s wedding photo was listed in the world best 20-award winning wedding photographs of 2014 by the International Society of Professional Wedding Photographers (ISPWP). Additionally his ‘First Dance’ photo won 1st place from the wedding photographs of winter 2013 among a number of wedding photographs from around the world.