Vinh began his professional career as a spot news photographer in Cambodia over 17 years ago. While there, he was instrumental in restarting the defunct Overseas Press Club of Cambodia, of which he is a lifetime board member. He made the move to Ho Chi Minh City in 2012 where he focussed on editorial, hospitality and travel photography. Former clients include facebook, airbnb, Getty Global Assignments, Travel & Leisure Magazine and Monocle Magazine,
In 2017, Vinh relocated to Bristol, UK to attend the MA Photography Programme at University of West England. He splits his time between the UK and Southeast Asia for assignments and projects.