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Tom Coyner is an on-site professional photographer who until recently was a management consultant. He is based in Seoul, having lived in Japan and Korea on and off for over 30 years total since 1970. He picked up photography as a hobby in 1967. Over the years, his work has appeared in various media in Korea and Singapore. He has especially good insight into Japan and Korea, but has also developed an understanding of Ireland. He has been employed by the Irish government to photograph links between Ireland and South Korea in both countries. He often employs a portable photo studio he takes on the road as well into the offices and homes of his clients.

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Featured Galleries

Photojournalism Sampler

This meant for journalists whom may be interested in hiring Tom Coyner ...

Updated: Jul 18, 2014 7:18pm PST

Seorak-san and Naksan-san 2014

Osek Seoroak and environs, including Naksan-sa (temple) on the east co ...

Updated: Aug 20, 2014 1:24am PST

Changdeok-gung Palace and Gardens

Changdeok-gung and its "Secret Garden" of Biwon are UNESCO-designated ...

Updated: Apr 19, 2014 9:29am PST

On Location Portraits

All photos shot on location, using the Strobist approach of using one ...

Updated: Jul 12, 2014 10:33pm PST

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