PHOTOS: Aik Beng Chia’s images capture the icons and faces of Singapore

Nov 24, 2016

In 2008, while working as an illustrator, Singapore street photographer Aik Beng Chia began documenting locals going about their daily lives, using his smartphone. Since then, his engaging images have helped him amass more than 20,000 followers on Instagram (@aikbengchia). In 2013, he launched his first book, Tonight the Streets Are Ours, which gives insights into the country’s Little India district by night. He shares the inspiration behind his charming shots.