As the time wheeled, decades passed by- things revolutionized. The century saw an upsurge in the number of people consuming art as a recreational activity. The ideas and notion received a broader view, which led artists to experiment and conceptualize their art in non-conventional ways. As we discuss the art, one of the art forms that grew and evolved over the period is photography. Since the inception of it, it has changed drastically. Instead of a source to capture memories and official work, photography has amplified and has been well received by its audience.
This 32-year-old photographer has redefined this art and has conceptualized his style of photography and catered to the audience with his unique and eccentric style.
In the 21st century, the photography industry bloomed which gave birth to numerous artists around the globe. One such artist, Ivan Wong, is a graduate of the University of Southern California. After landing a job as a consultant, photography paved its way into his life. Soon he discovered a never-ending world of social media as his platform, where various communities are present that were entangled with this art form. This 32-year-old photographer has redefined this art and has conceptualized his style of photography and catered to the audience with his unique and eccentric style.
Soon his work was recognized by many big and small brands. He was invited to join the Sony Alpha Imaging Collective, a group of talented photographers hand-picked by Sony to become ambassadors of their Sony Alpha cameras. Through this, he traveled the world with other members to capture the beauty of the globe through his camera and promote the sony alpha brand.
Ivan Wong rose to popularity with his unique and distinguished photography- inception style photos, light trail photography, and colorful portraits. He has an audience of 130k followers on Instagram.
Ivan has always found his inspiration in the architecture around him. After Roger Felton introduced the concept of architectural photography, which was highly scrutinized over the century, but the artists like Ivan have taken the art to a new dimension by experimentation and innovations.
"Photography has many categories, and each requires a different set of eyes and skills. While fundamentals are common, it's also important to grow tailored skills in these areas," says Ivan.
"Photography is an outlet to hone my creativity outside of consulting, which is driven more by numbers and facts whereas I can be abstract with photography," Ivan adds.
Wong is an inspiring idol for many who are waiting to realize their dreams. His art has been able to create its place for him in this crowded industry. His determination and love for photography have led him to cross many thresholds to date.