Benjamin Von Wong on Collaboration and Creativity

Benjamin Von Wong is one of our favourite photographers  and on this interview he talks to Josh Haftel from Adobe about his collaborations and his journey as a photographer.

Lots of photographers work alone, Von Wong has a very different approach – he prefers to have extensive collaborations with other creative people from different areas to create the final product. These can be make up artists, costume artists, but also professional visual artists who work with fire and many others.

Von Wong also has some tips of successful collaborating as well as a more general thinking about how your content is going to be consumed (this is very important when it comes to videos online these days.

Finally Von Wong shares some of his favorite gadgets some are photography related and some are more general but these seem to be always useful.

You can watch more profiles and amazing photographers of on our photographer’s section here on LensVid. As we have noted many times before – we love Benjamin Von Wong creative spirit and you can watch some older videos of  his here on LensVid.

Iddo Genuth
Iddo Genuth is the founder and chief editor of He has been a technology reporter working for international publications since the late 1990's and covering photography since 2009. Iddo is also a co-founder of a production company specializing in commercial food and product visual content.

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