Anip Ishak (familiar nickname), started his professional journey in Photography and New Media when he been appointed as Chief Photographer for News Straits Times Press Berhad‘s university newspaper programme in 2012.
In pursuit for better experience, he worked part-time as an assistant photographer for Zainuddin Arshad, his mentor, a renowned commercial photographer in Malaysia.
During that period, he had the opportunity to assist an Official Photography session for Malaysia’s Prime Minister, Dato Sri Najib Razak (former) in 2015.
As a person who has never been to media or film production school (graduate in Bachelor of Applied Arts & Design – major in Industrial Design), he crafts his own path and engaged with several local production houses as a freelancer to understand the culture in the industry.
In 2018, few years after establishing his own team, AetosX Visual has been given the trust to produced online live-broadcast session with Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad, current Malaysia’s Prime Minister.
Now, he leads the team hands-on as the Director for both motion and still images, focusing on bringing the best stories for all their clients.