by Low Lai Chow in New Photography on Tuesday 28 May 2013

Hanoi-based photographer Nguyen Thanh Hai or Maika Elan first found herself gravitating first towards lomography after graduating from university with a degree in sociology, then swiftly moved on to shoot professionally for editorial and fashion clients in Vietnam. She recently made the switch to documenting life via her images. Her series, The Pink Choice, shows gay couples sharing their lives together with a lot of tenderness.