Azneal Ishak, is a self-taught photographer, currently working for Malaysian news portal, Malaysiakini. He also contributes to Nurphoto, Zumapress, Newzulu and others. His works have been published in The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, CNN , EPA (Editor's Choice), Getty Images and other international news agencies. In 2015, he joined Malaysia local newspaper (The Malay Mail) as a staff photojournalist. He has been covering breaking news, photo features, documentary, politics, and sports photography as well. He is also interested in documenting the current issue around Malaysia. His work has been nominated for several awards and selected to exhibited at several exhibitions in Malaysia. Azneal views photography as a creative challenge and is passionate about create new things to achieve this life goals.