AARON WONG is one of the most published and recognized underwater photographer in Asia. A commercial and advertising photographer by trade, Aaron has been shooting professionally for over 20 years. His iconic images shine a new creative light into the world beneath the waves. These Marine Fine Art images have not only won awards including BBC Wildlife, Al-Thani, and Our World Underwater but also inspired countless more to look to our oceans and discover the beauty of our blue planet.
A Nikon and Seacam ambassador, member of the Ocean Artists Society and field editor of Scuba Diver Australasia, Aaron’s underwater images has graced the pages of dive publications the world over. Aaron has since published 2 underwater photography books dedicated to his craft and through his images, Aaron helps spread the message of marine conservation. Most notably is his work with sharks where he campaigns actively for the projection of these beautiful animals. As the ambassador of Shark Savers, Aaron help start the ‘FINished with Fins’ campaign in 2012, with aims to educate the mainstream media on the reality of shark finning. Today, the campaign is the largest of its kind in the world with major Asian countries coming together to speak as one in stopping this cruel trade.
Aaron now divides his time between his studio work and the protection and exploration of the world’s oceans.