All posts by Von Wong
Winter is coming early – A Game of Thrones fanfiction
Earlier this year, I put together a 6 minute fanfiction that takes place in the Game of Thrones universe with an amazing group of people featuring 14 zombies, a zombie horse, decapitation and pyrotechnics. Check it out,...
- Posted September 18, 2013
Review: The Cullinator (+giveaway + 25% off promo code)
Disclaimer: This review is NOT sponsored Today I’d like to present to you the Cullinator, a nifty little device I discovered while waltzing the floors of WPPI. I still remember curiously looking over to the booth wondering...
- Posted September 11, 2013
Producing a last minute Fantasy Armor shoot with Renee Robyn
Earlier this year, Edmonton-based photographer Renee Robyn was asked to do an interview with FashionOneTV over in Montreal. The catch, was that they wanted to capture her in action shooting something epic, fantastical and unique. Those three...
- Posted September 4, 2013
Special effect product photography ft. ioSafe N2, a flamethrower and an aquarium (with a giveaway!)
Earlier this month I had the chance to do some special effects product photography for ioSafe. As a company who makes fireproof, waterproof and generally near indestructible hard drives they needed some shots that showcased how...
- Posted August 27, 2013
The importance of inspiring
Yesterday, I gave my 2nd conference of the week in Vancouver. After I reached the end of my speech on inspiration, the entire room was silent. I had gone almost an hour over the allocated time on...
- Posted August 14, 2013
The Kitten vs Fire challenge
Earlier this month, I did a photoshoot for a friend of mine by the name of Alliebee Henna. The concept behind it was to simply shoot a dramatic portrait of myself breathing fire in the middle of...
- Posted August 6, 2013
Review: Von Wong meets The New SmugMug
A review & sneak peak of the new SmugMug and a free pro account giveaway + 20% off promo code !
- Posted July 30, 2013
Hands on shooting with the Light Blaster – A Von Wong Review & giveaway
Von Wong takes the Light Blaster out for a spin and shares his two cents as well as the photo results
- Posted July 24, 2013
A curious tale: Videos & stills ft. a piano in the woods
Earlier this month I had a curious challenge from Andrew Kesler and Aline Homzy – To shoot a music video and cover artwork in a single day. Despite having cinematographer Joel Kesler there to co-direct the music...
- Posted July 17, 2013
Lighting an Octopus to tell a story ft. Pocketwizard Hypersync
It’s not very often that someone comes up to you and asks you to slap some seafood on their face so when Jen Brook enlisted me to take part in her Dreamcatcher project I jumped on the...
- Posted July 7, 2013