In a few years DocArtsAsia has been blessed with in person visits / Collaborations with of many of the top photographers, curators, editors and film makers in the world of Documentary Photography – Below is a partial list of the VIP guests to DocArtsAsia and in red how they worked with us

Ron HavivRon Haviv
VII Co-Founder
Foundry Instructor
Hossien FarmaniHossien Farmani
Lucie Foundation Founder / PX3 founder / IPA Founder
CDAF Presenter / Auctioneer
Maggie SteberMaggie Steber
National Geographic Photographer
Foundry Instructor
Alison MorleyAlison Morley
Chair of Doumentary Photography at ICP
Foundry Instructor
Walter AstradaWalter Astrada
World Press Photo & Picture of the Year winner
Portfolio reviewer
Ashley GilbertsonAshley Gilbertson
Robet Cappa Gold medalist
VII Photographer
Foundry Instructor
Suthep KritsanavarinSuthep Kritsanavarin
National Geographic Photographer
Aug ’13 Exhibition / 2012 CDAF / Foundry Instructor
Dirk ClausDirk Claus
Photo editor of Stern for Asia
CDAF Workshop Instructor / Portfolio Reviewer
Diana MarkosianDiana Markosian
Magnum Emerging Photographer
July ’13 exhibition / Workshop Instructor
Athit PerawongmethaAthit Perawongmetha
Thai National Geographic Photographer / FCCT photographer of the year
April ’12 Exhibitor / Portfolio reviewer
Cord KellerCord Keller
Emmy Nominated Director of Survivor
Workshop Instructor
James Whitlow DelanoJames Whitlow Delano
Multi-Award Winning documentary Photographer
May ’13 Exhibition / Foundry Instructor 
Andrea BruceAndrea Bruce
Noor Photographer
Foundry Instructor
Paula BronsteinPaula Bronstein
Senior photographer for Getty
CDAF ’12 exhibitor / Foundry Instructor 
Maika ElanMaika Elan
World Press Photo Winner
Foundry Student
Shahidul AlamShahidul Alam
Dirk / Chobi Mela / Prachala Founder
CDAF ’13 Keynote Speaker / Portfolio Reviewer