Justin Ong discovered his fascination for cultural journalism during the weeks he spent amongst people living within the intricate alleyways of the Jakarta slums.
A decade later, his work has been on the cover of Asian Geographic and in other renowned publication such as Esquire and The GIST. In 2016 Lecia held his first solo show in Singapore named Visions at the Raffles Hotel, which featured his work as a cultural journalist, from the isolated North Korea to the mountains of Indonesia.
An intrepid; a geographical traveller who enjoys navigating new lands with a foldable map in hand.Born in Singapore, the Leica SL Ambassador has, among other things, been an Asian Geographic Photojournalist, a Philippine Star Correspondent, and the official photographer for the International Peace Foundation. This digital portfolio showcases Justin's work from the last decade.