Australian photojournalist, Asanka Brendon Ratnayake (b.1984) started his career at the respected Sunday Leader Newspaper in Colombo, Sri Lanka in 2010. Since then he has specialised in news, sport and reportage throughout Asia and Australia.
He regularly works with The New York Times, Agence France-Presse, Associated Press, Getty Images and Reuters and in the past worked on assignment for The Washington Post, ESPN, Al Jazeera, The Sunday Times, NRC Handelsblad and The Telegraph.
Having built the foundation of his career working in the demanding and unpredictable Asian region; Asanka has established a reputation as an attentive, ethical and diligent reporter with the versatility and experience suited for International news publications and agencies.
He is also an accomplished documentary travel photographer, represented by Lonely Planet/Getty Images.
Asanka Brendon is currently located in his hometown of Melbourne Australia and is available for commissioned editorial, sport, reportage, documentary, humanitarian/NGO & commercial work worldwide. He is also a member of the Frontline Freelance Register.
You can view tearsheets and published work here www.abrfoto.com/p/published
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