Similar to Greek photographer Anthimos Ntagkas, Edas Wong likes to play in the streets with a camera. Only, Wong primarily does it on the other side of the world — Hong Kong.

His playful shots cleverly utilize both the foreground and background. In many cases, it's even hard to tell which of them is the cornerstone of the image; whether it's a man in front of a poster that gives him a Goku haircut or someone walking with shoes that look just like the fish painted on the ground, the dance between the two is often what makes the image.

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3 months ago

The funkiest afro hair

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Wong started dabbling in street photography in 2012. "The reason why I chose this particular type of photography as opposed to any other is quite simple, actually," he told Bored Panda. "I didn't need to learn an advanced technique or have expensive gear; just my small camera. Ideal for a beginner."

Wong approaches the whole process as a somewhat meditative experience. "In order to take a memorable street photo, I try to empty my mind as much as possible and really concentrate on the street itself."

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David K
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3 months ago

Sims 5 just arrived, hooray!

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Being present and immersing himself in the area allows Wong to spot even the smallest details and capture events as they unfold, such that cannot be foreseen and take place in only a split second.

"When I am shooting, it's all instinctual, I do not plan my shots," Wong said. "I just go out there and enjoy everything around me."

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3 months ago

The person probably realized that

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MagicalUnicorn
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3 months ago

spot on!

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3 months ago

Shush She sleeps

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3 months ago

The contrast is perfect

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3 months ago

Maleficient cannot compare to this guy.

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ZanetheRavenclaw
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3 months ago

Watch out there! Oh too late

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3 months ago

The look on his face says it all

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David K
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3 months ago

Just an average folk with an orange on his head...oh wait.

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3 months ago

Salted human anyone?

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David K
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3 months ago

George, what you lookin´ at?

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3 months ago

Nice

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3 months ago

Perfect matching

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DforDory
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3 months ago

'sooo,is it's apples or oranges? None, it's Grapefruits'

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David K
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3 months ago

Catwoman in disguise.

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ZanetheRavenclaw
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3 months ago

Tree is looking pretty sus there...

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s
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3 months ago

boi u tall

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3 months ago

Lol

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3 months ago

Maleficient spotted in Hong Kong

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Char Char
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3 months ago

Recycle Maaaaan!

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3 months ago

Didn't you read ? Genius is born crazy

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Pagan Child of Fire
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3 months ago

*wheeze*

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BusLady
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3 months ago

About to get slapped with one of those handbags.

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BusLady
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3 months ago

Here, brother, need a light?

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Sabse
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3 months ago

Hm?

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Pagan Child of Fire
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3 months ago

Aligns perfectly. Yes.

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Katherine Boag
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3 months ago

Ladder sliced his head off!

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David K
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3 months ago

A new collection of garbage dress has just arrived! e72a1d48cd...bbf611.jpg e72a1d48cdc3a1d2897ded09f550d5c7-5fc6202bbf611.jpg

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3 months ago

Nice place he found to rest his head

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