A star on the international photography scene, Filbert Kung has lent his eye to photographing some of the most famous celebrities for major fashion magazines both in the United States and abroad. He has worked with magazines such as Harper’s Bazaar, Vogue and Vogue Philippines, as well as La Palme Magazine, LA Now Magazine, IN Magazine Dubai. She also toured with designers such as Michael Cinco, Oliver Tolentino, Ezra Santos, Furne One by Amato Couture, Natori and many more. Now he has arrived in Milan with the exhibition Blinded the light, for a one-day event. The godmother was Daniela Javarone, who welcomed the artist along with the City Angels and HRH Samantha Bolkiah.
A portraitist of various personalities and celebrities, he has always stated to his closest friends that he considers himself extremely lucky to have been able to photograph his favorite artists such as Jo Koy and Chris Evans. He has also worked with actors such as Maggie Q, Pierce Brosnan and personalities such as Bryanboy and Brian May of the band Queen. His refined yet nuanced take on fashion photography has also made him a favorite of beauty queens, and he has also worked with some of the Miss Universes such as Pia Wurtzbach, Iris Mittenaere and Catriona Gray.
Although he currently lives in Los Angeles, his vision has also made him popular in New York, Miami, Rio de Janeiro, Paris and, of course, his hometown of Manila. Proud of his Filipino streak, find inspiration everywhere by appreciating the beauty in everyday things, but also in the people he meets, the cultures he assimilates and the places he has visited. She loves capturing people’s true emotions in her images and shoots outdoors where her subjects can interact with their surroundings and create stunning images. Represented by Now PR, he continues to expand his repertoire with images for both editorial and corporate clients. The portrait exhibition in Milan presents an exhibition of 16 shots, including those of Lady Gaga and Pierce Brosnan.
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