Kah-Wai Lin was born in Malaysia. He holds a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.) degree from Lviv National Medical University, Ukraine and a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in medical science from Karolinska Institute, Sweden. Since 2012, Lin has made his home in New Jersey, USA. Following a successful research career at Princeton University, Lin followed his passion and became a professional landscape photographer. He has been presenting over 100 seminars around the world, i.e. USA, Malaysia, Singapore, Hong Kong and China. Besides, Lin received over 200 awards at international photographic competitions. Most notably, Lin was awarded the 1st place at the International Photography Award 2015 and was named top 10 exhibitors in the world by Photographic Society of America in 2015 and 2016. Lin is also the official photographer of Fujifilm; ambassador and lecturer of NiSi Filters; ambassador and advisor of Fotopro Tripod.