All posts by Von Wong

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    Extreme sports on the walls of Holy Jerusalem

    Earlier this year, a non-profit organization by the name of Kinetis flew myself and a couple of other photographers in to Israel to create unique pieces that would showcase Israel in an unconventional way. I’m not sure...

    • Posted June 16, 2014
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    Starlight Alchemy and a guide on “how to shoot fire”

    I was recently invited to Singapore to shoot performance troop Starlight Alchemy and help them capture images of some of their latest tools in action. Shooting a volatile substance like fire is all about understanding how fire...

    • Posted June 11, 2014
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    The Agonist Promo 2014 – A forge, electronics, hockey gloves and powertools

    2 years ago, the Agonist approached me to do a photoshoot – they wanted it to be edgy, different, and to defy the status quo – the result was an explosive action packed shoot that became iconic...

    • Posted May 31, 2014
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    2 models, 7 divers in an underwater shipwreck – Part 1

    Teamwork – A word that truly begins to mean something when you’re shooting 25 meters underwater and your model tied to a 50 year old shipwreck in the middle of Bali where the slightest miscalculation could spell...

    • Posted May 24, 2014
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    GenNEXT: Von Wong partners up with Broncolor

    Broncolor. A name that implies the ultimate in quality, reliability, functionality, style and yes… price. The Ferrari’s and Porsche’s of flashes – Like many other photographers, I’ve always admired them from afar, dreaming that one day I’d...

    • Posted May 19, 2014
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    The lighting behind my shoot with Adobe

    Adobe’s Creative Voices: I have always loved the lighting that comes out of hollywood movies – It’s amazing to see how every character is always perfectly lit regardless of the circumstances in which they happen to be...

    • Posted April 27, 2014
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    Featured by Adobe – preproduction

    Earlier this month, I was featured by Adobe as one of their Creative Voices. They had reached out to me after a chance meeting in a bar at WPPI last year, asking if I would be interested...

    • Posted April 27, 2014
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    Creating meaning through Adventure (+ Giveaway)

    One of the reasons I love being “Von Wong”, is that it allows me to meet passionate individuals that are living out their dreams. Earlier this year I had the chance to document the life of an...

    • Posted April 27, 2014
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    What it’s like to be on Digital Rev’s Cheap Camera Challenge (with fire)

    Earlier this month, I had the opportunity to be a part of DigitalRev‘s “Pro Tog, Cheap Camera” challenge on the beaches of Hong Kong with… you guessed it: Fire! Lok from DigitalRev put together an epic video...

    • Posted April 27, 2014
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    Does an angel look better with a Hasselblad H5D-40 better than a D800E? was kind enough to supply me with both a Hasselblad H5D-40 and a set of Elinchrom Ranger Quadras for my Fallen Angel photoshoot. It was the first time that I was going to get the opportunity...

    • Posted April 27, 2014
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