About | Flanegan Bainon

Curriculum Vitae

Visual creator and creative thinker since 2010. Specialize in environmental portraiture photography, solving ui/ux problem with simple thinking solution & strategize digital online social media platform for sme businesses.


Photography & Cinematography
Award-winning Photography with 10 years experienced in Documentary & Commercial with story-telling approach. Creating lights & shadow with natural or artificial light to get the visual result that can tell the real stories.

Creative Direction
Solving Clientele Identity Solution from listening to their story and existing client story approach and coming up with a few sketch ideas and design strategy that matters to them.

Beat Making
Starting from Cinematography, not satisfy with all the music stock and ended up producing own song beat for Photo Exhibition Installation or Music Score for Cinematography. Mainly focused on Lofi Pop or RnB Music.

Windows, Mac OS, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Lightroom, Adobe Premiere Pro, HTML, WordPress, Elementor Pro, Google Slides, Google Docs, Davinci Resolve,


Awaji Youth Federation (PASONA), Awaji Island – Fellowship
February 2019 – August 2019 (1 year Program)
Selected to be part of Revitalize Island under Pasona Group as Online Creation Content.

Betamaju Tech, Kota Kinabalu – Creative Director
February 2019 – February 2019
Creating Brand Identity for 3 of their upcoming Mobile Smartphone Application (Finance Technology, Messenger Platform & E-Commerce) alongside with solving UX design to ensure prospect user have a smooth experience in using the application.

Flanegan B Photo, Kota Kinabalu & Kuala Lumpur – Photographer & Creative Director
April 2010 – February 2019 (Hiatus)
Self Employed Independent Photographer for Commercial, Advertising and Editorial Clientele. Solving UI/UX Design for Startup and SME Companies. Client from Malaysia, Australia, Singapore and Japan.

d’Arc Model & Factory, Tokyo – Assistant and Jr. Photographer
June 2012 – January 2014
Opportunity to represent under d’Arc Creative Agency to assist Senior Photographer and also photograph for a Advertising and Editorial Clientele in Tokyo as Junior Photographer.

Insight Sabah, Kota Kinabalu – Photo Editor
July 2010 – February 2012
Staff Photographer and also Editor for a GLC Online Portal News in Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia.


2013 – International Photo Award : One Shot, Honorable Mention.
2012 – PX3 de la Photographie Paris, Honorable Mention.
2011 – International Photo Award (IPA), Honorable Mention.
2010 – International Photo Award (IPA), Honorable Mention.
2009 – Kuala Lumpur Photography Award (KLPA), Finalist.


2017 – Espace-ku Gallery. Tokyo, Japan (Two Mountains)
2016 – Sabah Art Gallery. Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia. (Solo Exhibition)
2015 – Pa-ta-ta Photo Festival. Granada, Spain (Faces of Nunuk Ragang)
2015 – Alibaba Photo Festival. La Cueva, Spain (Faces of Nunuk Ragang)
2014 – Librarie Imaginarie. Paris, France (Two Mountains)
2014 – Mt. Rokko International Photo. Kobe, Japan (Two Mountains)
2014 – WhiteBox Gallery. Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Two Mountains)
2013 – Arteri Gallery, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (Cracko Group)
2013 – China House. Georgetown, Penang (Cracko Group)
2012 – ProArt Gallery. Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia (Solo Exhibition)
2010 – Design Fiesta Gallery (West). Tokyo, Japan (This is Borneo)
2009 – Brightspace Gallery. Melbourne, Australia (GradShow09)
2007 – Musée de l’Elysée. Lausanne, Switzerland (We Are Photographers)


2009 – Anima : Unconcious Portrait
2008 – The Forgotten Town


2007-2010 – RMIT University Bachelor of Art (Photography)
2004-2006 – Deteckte Sabah Institute of Art Diploma (Computer Graphic Design)


2017 – IMA Japan Online (26th October)
2016 – Kami Bah Ni! Talk Show (12th November)
2016 – RTM National News (6th November)
2016 – Borneo Post (7th November)
2016 – Daily Express (6th November)
2012 – Brain Magazine Japan (Best CM Features)
2011 – Borneo Post (21st August)
2011 – F8 Magazine (Issue #3)
2011 – F STOP Magazine (April Issue)
2009 – Asian Photography Blog (ANIMA Feature)
2007 – JPG Mag (Issue #9)

Flanegan B Creative Visual 2006-2019