About Populus.SG

Populus.SG is a multi-media online publication focusing on Singapore, and issues that matter to Singaporeans.

We will produce content ranging from videos, photo essays to articles and provide coverage in a responsible, intelligent manner.

We will become the destination for thoughtful commentary and analysis of the topics of the day.

Our Mission Statement

We will seek to provide insight into the lives of Singaporeans, instill virtuous sentiment, encourage constructive discussions and effectively engage our fellow citizens.

We will identify and engage key opinion leaders, organizations and peer publications on various issues, and work together towards coverage that is representative and informative.

We will be inclusive and will encourage fellow Singaporeans of all opinions to contribute to a fair, mutually-beneficial exchange of ideas and vision for Singapore.

We will present the collective voice of the People of Singapore.

The Lion City II – Majulah

Keith Loutit captures the changing landscape in Singapore, returning to the same camera positions over several years.

Cinemagraphs of Heap Seng Leong Coffeeshop

Chia Aik Beng opens a virtual time capsule with his haunting cinemagraphs of the coffeeshop still standing from the yesteryears.

A Tiny Modernity – A Timelapse of Singapore

A look at how despite its modernity, Singapore has preserved its cultures and heartlands accordingly, resulting in a healthy blend of nostalgia and anticipation.

The First Night Hyperlapse Film of Singapore

A magnificently done hyperlapse video of Singapore as the sun sets and the night lights take over…

Void Deck Entrepreneur by Growing Up With Less

Samsuri decided to step up to form a self-help group, Pekik, for Malay residents in the community of Jalan Kukoh, one of the poorest estate in Singapore.

In Silence: Foreign Workers in Singapore

Short documentary by Pearline Chew highlighting foreign workers’ toil “in silence”.