Sam Wong is a photographer based in Melbourne, Australia. Originally from Hong Kong, Sam is an ardent truth teller obsessed with capturing the unfettered side of life. In 2013-14, he was the recipient of RMIT’s Foto-Culture award and completed an internship at Magnum Photos NYC. His clients include Vans, Ricoh cameras and Christie’s HK. Sam’s style is observant, compassionate and doesn’t miss a beat.
In 2008, photographer Sam Wong met Tai Bell on the corner of Swanston and Little Collins Streets “where b-boys gather to hang out each weekend. I knew nothing about him until recently, when he invited me to photograph the 2015 Cycle Messenger World Championship in Melbourne.” Here, Sam shares his on-the-ground images while Tai reflects on his passion for this global two-wheeled gathering.