Wine as Marker of Social Change
Singapore fieldwork, November 2008

The relationship between me and my camera is often a fraught one. When the light is good, and the subject still, we get on well. But when conditions are not so good, mutual incomprehension can quickly set in. The selection below is governed largely by picture quality and the time available to take photos
Tim Beal

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Alex Matheson, NZ Trade Commissioner, Singapore

Jo Dorai & Winnie Toh
Jo (on left) is Sales Director for The Wine Guru PL and Winnie is Assistant Manager, Water&Wine

David Coleman, Director, Rubicon Reserve Wines

Edwin Soon, author and wine journalist

Victor Széchényi, Managing Director, The Wine Company

Singapore Focus Group
Organised by Mala Suppiah Retna (first photo) and Gopal Varutharaju (second photo) at their apartment
Other participants were
Darshie, Siva, Rajan, Leslie, and Michael

The Cellar Door
Michael Ryan (first photo, in front), Restaurant Manager

Singapore sights

The Wine Company@Evans
Michel Rod turns to serious fieldwork after the interviews are finished