George Henton

Freelance Journalist

George Henton is a freelance photojournalist currently based in Bangkok. His photos have appeared in Al Jazeera, the Washington Post, the Boston Globe, Foreign Policy Magazine, the Independent, the Guardian, and CNN.

Authored Content

  • Mar 21 2014
    Blog Post Amidst Rising Water, One City Stands Resilient In 2010, when Hat Yai experienced its worst floods in 70 years, Phubes Saechin found his store under 1.3 meters of water. As a 50-year resident of the city, Phubes had become accustomed to floods—his business, Cybertech, a computer supplies retailer, had been affected on an almost annual basis since its opening in 1984. But […] George Henton
  • Feb 13 2014
    Blog Post Photo Update from the Field: The Return of the Mae Kok Noi River Chailerd Thungkham can still remember when, as a little boy, he would float a small decorative boat down the Mae Kok Noi (Inner Kok) river as part of the Thai traditional festival of Loy Krathong. Greenery ran along the banks of the river, and people used it to boat, swim, fish, and grow vegetables. Then, […] George Henton