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PHOTOGRAPHY – Glitch the Matrix: Old & New Hong Kong Blended Together 13

Photoshop whizz willieraipan has produced a series of pictures which unite old and new Hong Kong. Previously the blog showcased ‘HK Man’s’ efforts to contrast yesterday’s city with modern scenes captured from the same spot.

Willieraipan takes this one step further by cleverly blending HK Man’s vintage and contemporary photos, making it seem as if there is a ‘glitch in the matrix’…


BLOG – 51 NGOs Call Upon GovHK to Stop Ivory Imports/Exports

Today, a coalition of 51 NGOs coordinated by Robin des Bois and WildAid Hong Kong co-signed and sent a letter to Wong Kam-sing, Hong Kong’s Secretary for the Environment, demanding that the Hong Kong Government stop issuing any new import licenses and re-export licenses for pre-Convention elephant ivory.

What does this mean, and how might this action help save Africa’s elephants?


VIDEO – What Happened Next? The Occupy Central Movement: Then and Now

What happened next? Six months have passed since students and supporters alike of Occupy Central took to the streets to fight for universal suffrage. Cameos reflects on how opinions and things have (or haven’t) changed since.

At around the four minute mark, the film switches to scenes from the present day.

The purpose of the Cameos project is “to serve as a mirror – to reflect both the minute and the major consequentialities of the behaviour of individuals.” 


PHOTOGRAPHY – Dan Marker-Moore’s Unique Take on Hong Kong

Dan Marker-Moore is a motion designer and photographer based in Los Angeles. He shares his unique Hong Kong ‘Time Slice’ photography with Hong Wrong. Visit his portfolio here.

Dan stitches together hundreds of photos to make one Time Slice image using Adobe Lightroom to colour correct and After Effects to composite. The photo above represents 57 photos shot from Victoria Peak over an hour and 40 minutes


BLOG – International Pillow Fight Day Highlights, Part 1 of 2

Part 1. Click here for Part 2.

Hong Kong’s 2015 International Pillow Fight Day – the biggest ever – was featured in the Ming Pao, ITN, Buzzfeed, The Washington Post, NBC, CCTV, The Independent, NRT, Toronto Sun, Canberra Times, USA Today & Globe & Mail.

Reuters video

Many thanks to all who attended, especially to the Hong Kong heroes who helped clean up and to the police and LCSD for letting us have fun! Around 800 people attended this year.

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Post from RICOH THETA. #theta360 – Spherical Image – RICOH THETA


EVENT – Film Makers & NGOs Unite To Reveal Hidden Side of HK

For Good: Film Project consists of five film makers who, with NGOs, make visible the hidden sides of Hong Kong.

An exciting première was held at the Asia Society Hong Kong Centre’s Miller Theatre in February. Film makers were present for a lively discussion of their personal styles and motivations, as well as how each film developed from idea to finished product. The discussion included the social issues raised in each film, why they matter, along with ways in which all of us can make a difference.