Benjamin Von Wong quit his high-paid day job as a Mining Engineer to create photography full-time. His images transport viewers to another world of fantasy and mystery, thereby stretching their understanding of what’s possible. For his part, Benjamin lives every day knowing that he’s doing what he’s meant to be doing.
Photographer Benjamin Von Wong was a trained Mining Engineer who took photos on the side. However, in 2012, he decided to quit his day job and pursue his passion for photography full time. He’s now an award-winning photographer admired for his “epic, surreal, fantasy storytelling.” In this interview, he shares more details about himself, his background, and exactly how he crafted those exquisite angel wings.