If you have been in the Malaysian photography scene for the last few years, you would have heard of the Malaysian camera shop named Yamiya. Started by a Mr. Yam Seng Yiep of Cheras, KL, Yamiya was one of the trailblazers in the Malaysian photography scene as an ecommerce store when many retailers were still brick and mortar.
Back then, it was a head-to-head battle between Yamiya and Shashinki, another trailblazer Malaysian camera shop that started earlier. Shashinki, which started back in 2005 had the lead in terms of popularity and crowd base as the owner of Shashinki also ran PhotoMalaysia.com. Continue reading Malaysian Camera Shop Yamiya closes down