Adryel Talamantes is a self taught photographer, writer, and videographer originally from Southern California. Through photojournalism he seeks to record our shared human experience as it happens as a contemporary historian. Based in Bangkok, Thailand for the last 3 years his visual and written work has been published by The Wall Street Journal, USA TODAY, Nikkei Asian Review, VICE, PRI, The Diplomat, and War Is Boring among others. Commercial photography and video clients include AirBnB, Porter and Sail, and Chin's Gallery Bangkok among others.  He is an alumnus of the Eddie Adams 2016 and Foundry 2015 workshops.