Neil Massey is a British Documentary Photographer currently based in Saigon, Vietnam. Before relocating to Asia he worked in London for 14 years. The past 4 years have seen him shooting commissions in mainland China, Hong Kong, Thailand, Malaysia & Singapore. Recent print campaigns include Blackberry (Pan-Asian), Johnnie Walker (China) where he photographed Actor Chen Kun in the tibetan plateau and Sprite (China) with Singer/Actor Jay Chou.
When away from the commercial bright lights, Neil concentrates on his personal work. For the past 18 months he has been shooting a personal project on the Vietnamese underground metal scene, a small but dedicated hard core of individuals creating death metal / grindcore /melodic death music for an equally spirited group of aficionados. Youth sub-culture; a recurring theme and subject which he has been photographing since he first worked in London for style bible The Face Magazine, where he first cut his teeth in the mid-90's.
Since June of 2013 Neil has been enjoying the task of shooting the daily life around him in all its 'mundane glory' in an ongoing series entitled 'This is the Day'.
Neil Studied Photography for 4 years at Reading Arts and Bournemouth Art School in England.