All posts by Von Wong
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
A 30,000$ Camera Symphony ft. Nikon
While getting a tour of the amazing facilities of Nikon Professional Services and chatting with an employee and now friend Elvis Do we came up with the idea of composing a piece using nothing more than Nikon...
- Posted June 30, 2013
How to succeed a full scale fashion shoot with only 24 hours of prep
Quite often, things don’t quite work out the way you want and you reach a point where you make a decision: Do I go for it, or do I just give up. Today I’d like to share...
- Posted June 26, 2013
Fire, Tesla coils and shooting in Paris by night!
Fire, has become somewhat of one of those trademark things that I’ve become quite well known for and every time I think I’ve got all the effects figured out, new challenges pop up. On my latest tour...
- Posted June 13, 2013
5 essential travel tips & gear for the travelling location photographer
Lately I’ve been receiving a lot of requests from people asking me: What equipment do I have in the bag so I made this small video for you guys going over all the things in my bag...
- Posted May 30, 2013
Luck, fire and a failed ecosystem
While I was in LA on contract with my agent SJ+A and pyrotechnician DAS, I could have simply laid back and enjoyed the hotel and beautiful 23 degree weather by the poolside and play tourist.
- Posted May 26, 2013
How to create a grid of light… on a human by Lightmare
Ernie Chang is one of my fans from Taipei, Taiwan. I stumbled upon his work after he sent me a message on my Facebook Fan Page. One of the pieces in particular that he had shot intrigued...
- Posted May 21, 2013
Bringing dreams to life through retouching
In the final episode of my Von Wong does Europe tour, Erwan and I bring you the story of master retoucher Chester van Bommel all the way in Belgium. This final video means that Print/DVD Supporters can...
- Posted May 15, 2013
Building a time machine through Delegation by Richard Terborg
Today I’d like to present to you guys a very interesting photographer that I met over in Amsterdam. Richard’s the half-black/half Asian Dutch version of myself (yes, I know, quite confusing). He is hyper, is motivated by...
- Posted May 8, 2013
A tale of Benjen Stark… and a tale of Ben Von Wong
It’s been 52 days of constant travelling since I last set foot in my bedroom. It’s been exhilarating, exhausting and frankly… I’ve done so much I almost feel like no time has passed at all. So what...
- Posted May 4, 2013