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All About Photography in Hong Kong

Everything you need to know about photography in Hong Kong, from the coolest photographers to essential gear.

By HK staff | Jan 10, 2013

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It’s hard to walk a block in Hong Kong without seeing someone wielding an enormous DSLR, or angling their smartphone just so to get a good shot. With the advent of mobile phone technology, and with really nice equipment available at a fraction of the price it used to be, pretty much anyone can be a self-taught shutterbug. We’ve rounded up some creative photographers, plus we're giving you the low-down on where to stock up on the newest models and telling you which apps to download.

Sharp Shooters

We scoured the city for five photographers to get a snapshot of the city’s fast-changing photography scene.

The Documentarian: John Choy
The Imaginer: Kalun
The Creative Colorist: Andrea Pun
The Artist: Leung Chi-wo
The Career-Changer: Evangelo Costadimas


Camera Bag

Stock up on the newest, sleekest photography gadgets on the market. Compiled by Maggie Yeung


Their 15 Minutes of InstaFame

These folks are among the best filter-wielders in Hong Kong. Follow them for some photographic fun. Compiled by Winkei Lee


Top Photo Apps

Download these handy tools onto your smartphone for hours of shooting and editing. By Lisa Cam

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