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Snapper's saga: A life spent caught up in the frame game

Vinai Dithajohn worked his way up from the bottom, going from bus attendant to leading photojournalist in a life of adventure just as captivating as the multiple award-winning images he has created

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'My life is like The Adventures of Tintin," says photojournalist Vinai Dithajohn. "My own version has been quite a ride. If I passed away tomorrow, I'd know that I had lived." 

PHOTO: PATIPAT JANTHONG

And indeed Vinai's adventures rival any of those of the Belgian comic character. At 48 he's been lauded with awards, arrested, attacked, rescued and shot _ all in the line of duty.

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