Jus Vun - Fashion, Portrait, Event Photographer based in Tokyo, Japan


Jus Vun is an Australian photographer currently based in Tokyo, Japan. 

 

BIO:

Jus Vun was born on the island of Borneo, migrating to Australia during his childhood years and graduated with a Business degree. After a career in Financial Systems he moved to Tokyo and quickly discovered a burning passion for photography whilst immersing himself in Japanese arts, culture and his new environment. 

After working with travel and corporate clients, he moved to Paris in 2012 to pursue a European MFA in Photography at SPEOS Photographic Institute which influenced him to shift his focus to fashion photography. 

An avid observer and learner, his fashion and portrait work reflects the duality of the human psyche. In addition, he has a keen interest in the human condition, urban & underground subcultures and the beauty of the female form. He continues to endeavor his time to photography, fashion, the arts and travel in which he has been to over 25 countries. 

He is available for fashion, portrait & editorial assignments in Paris, Tokyo and internationally. He is fluent in English and can converse in Japanese, Mandarin Chinese & a few lines of French. 

 


SUMMARY:

1989 - Immigrated from Borneo, Malaysia to Australia

2000 - Graduated from Australian University with Business degree

2001 - 2006 Worked in Australian State Government and Universities

2006 - Moved to Tokyo and worked in education industry and freelanced as Documentary photographer

2012 - Moved to Paris & graduated with MFA from SPEOS Photography Institute  

2013 - Finalist Vandals Magazine Fashion Now Contest

2014 - Returned to Tokyo and started working as Fashion & Portrait photographer

2015 - Founded Le Grand Billet, focusing on documentary and luxury event photography

2017 - Represented in Paris by Arc et la Tour management