Muhamad Norli Amir Hamzah (nickname: Elkay Lee)
Born in 1974 in Tapah, Perak and grew up in Sibu, Sarawak until 1982 and settled in Ipoh, Perak. Joined the Malaysian Royal Police (PDRM) in 1998, after completing his training at the PDRM Training Center (PULAPOL) in Kuala Lumpur, and work in various branches and departments in Kuala Lumpur contingent until now.
Other than his duties as the law enforcement officer, he is also the official photographer, photojournalist and graphic designer for PDRM in Corporate Communication Unit and Department for almost 6 years since 2010 and was commissioned in various fields, events, and locations including the conflict and challenging assignments, covering the Operation of Daulat at Lahad Datu, Sabah in 2013.
He loves to practice ‘Street Photography’ during his free time as a passion since 2010, as this will help him to improved his skill as a photographer and his interest in photography. He also likes to participate in various competitions and exhibitions of photography locally and internationally.
- Participated in Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival (KLPF) photo exhibition, Kuala Lumpur, 2012, 2013, 2015 and 2016
- Winner in Nikon Malaysia I AM RAYA MOMENTS Photography Contest, 2013
- 2nd Prize Winner in Nikon Malaysia / Starbucks Rich Penang Heritage Photo Contest, 2014
- Winner in Leica Malaysia – Harley Davidson Malaysia Travel Photography Contest, 2013
- 2nd Prize Winner in Kuala Lumpur Photography Festival (KLPF) Photography Contest, 2013
- Merit in Fujifilm Malaysia KL Photowalks Photography Contest, 2013
- 3rd Prize Winner in Fujifilm Malaysia KL Photowalk Photography Contest, 2016
- 2nd Prize Winner in Fujifilm Malaysia – Maker of Makers Photowalk Contest, 2016
- 2nd Prize Winner in Mandarin Oriental Kuala Lumpur & Leica Malaysia – “What MOSAIC are you?” Photo Campaign, 2012
- Photo Contributor in The Malaysian Judiciary Yearbook 2013
- Photojournalist for PDRM Media Team at Op. Daulat, Lahad Datu, Sabah, 2013
- Participated in Citrawarna 1Malaysia Truly Asia Photography Exhibition, 2014
- Official Photographer for TUDM Media Team at LIMA 2011 6-10 December 2011
- Participated in Street Photography Exhibition by FJM in conjunction with Guerilla Photography Exhibition, Kuala Lumpur, 2014
- Participated in S2S Street & Human Interest Gateway @KLIA2 Exhibition, Kuala Lumpur, 2015
- Winner for ‘Zon Karya’ in Fotografika Magazine Issue 21st
- Participated in World Travel Photo Exhibition 2015, Langkawi, 2016
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